Dot-com Dream

“Only a visionary or fool, it seems, would launch an Internet startup during these oh-so parlous times. Jeff Gaulin is neither, but the 29-year-old entrepreneur must surely be an optimist. He designed and operates . . . [and] is quick to repudiate any notion that his fledgling business will fail. Neither the dot-com meltdown nor the threat of copycat startups will muscle him out of the market, he vows.”