Drew Ruben

Blue State Coffee co-founder and Yale Law School student

Drew Ruben is a third-year law student at Yale Law School. In 2006, he and his family founded Blue State Coffee (, a socially conscious retail coffee company that donates a percentage of its sales to local non-profit organizations. As a college student, Drew built Blue State Coffee from an idea into a profitable company with stores across New England. The business has donated almost $700,000 to local non-profit organizations.