Soo loves bringing people together. Whether its by hosting big gatherings or cooking for an intimate group of friends at home, she enjoys sharing and learning from people around her. Soo was raised in Maryland and currently splits her time between Baltimore and Beijing. She is a food aficionado and loves to figure skate during her free time. Soo received her Bachelors in International Relations from American University and holds a Masters in Public Policy from Peking University.
Heejin – Founder & Board of Directors
While Heejin grew up in Korea, she would easily call Chicago her American Hometown. Currently living in Baltimore, with her fur baby Bella, she loves scuba diving and rock climbing. Heejin holds a Masters of Architecture from Illinois Institute of Technology and went to the University of Chicago for business school. Passionate about education for inner city kids and successfully organizing fundraisers for a non-profit in Baltimore annually. Heejin’s excitement for travel, meeting new people and trying new things is evident to all that meet her.
Dragos – App Development
Dragos is an entrepreneur and is passionate about all things “techy.” Currently living in Bucharest, he likes to get out of his comfort zone and challenge himself often. He previously co-founded a startup and now focuses on building products that can make everyone’s lives easier. Because he believes in lifelong learning and self-development, Dragos is a firm believer that education is the key to solving lots of problems in the world. Some of his hobbies include weightlifting and reading about psychology and nutrition.
Phil & Dave – Mentoring
Meet Dave and Phil. Two guys with a passion for travel and business that began the sophomore year of college. They embarked on a 4-month study-abroad and in just 16 short weeks they saw over 15 unique countries spanning over 5,000 miles. After Canyon Swinging in Switzerland, yes it’s as crazy as it sounds, they enjoyed the fresh brews of Oktoberfest in Germany! Their passion continues today as they bring their excitement and knowledge to startups in pursuit of a combined dream.