The co-founder and director of Inktomi Goldman Sachs-led IPO, Alex Hern, is fully aware of our ever-changing technology and the current need for high-performance GPU-driven software applications. He co-founded and joined Tsunami XR, a cutting-edge virtual and augmented reality communications software, as its new chief executive officer and hopes to deliver a promising new era of interactive spatial computing. The new software application will hopefully serve as a go-to collaborative platform and digital workspace for scientists, engineers and corporations worldwide. Visit Tsunamixr to learn more.
Alex Hern has more than two decades of entrepreneurial experience involving early-stage companies and tech startups. Prior to Tsunami XR, he served as the director and co-founder of Alexander Brown’s Yesmail, until it was sold for $650 million to ModusLink Global Solutions after going public. He was also the CEO and co-founder of Military Commercial Technologies, a tech commercialization startup financially backed by Lockheed and L-3. His newest venture, Tsunami XR, is one of today’s leading virtual and augmented reality companies. It is set to incorporate breakthrough innovations that aim to heighten all of the body’s senses during virtual reality simulation. Learn more about Alex at UCSD.edu.
Alex Hern explains that he spends his after-hours pondering what new technological advances his company can bring forth. The quiet atmosphere has worked to help him focus on his key goals pertaining to his current business endeavors. He shuns the thought of multitasking and believes that it’s simply counterproductive to his overall work strategy. Alex Hern advises to shut off phones, social media and other distractions in order to avoid diluting valuable thinking time. Hern is excited about the very idea of creating a brilliant innovation or how to utilize his current software applications to its full potential. He is also keen on artificial intelligence and cloud-based machine learning, the two main components of the brand new Tsunami XR software.
Robert Ivy began his education at Sewanee: The University of the South, receiving an English degree, sequenced by an Architecture degree from Tulane University. He was honored by Alpha Rho Chi – the national architecture fraternity – for being able to ably communicate the value and importance of design. He’s gained the designation of Master Architect, one of seven in Alpha Rho Chi’s century long history and the only practicing architect selected in the 21st century. Visit architectmagazine.com to know more about Robert Ivy.
One company saw this rising star’s potential and quickly pursued hiring him. McGraw-Hill brought Robert Ivy onboard as the Editor-in-Chief of the Architectural Record and led to it being the most common architectural journal in the world and gained it much success. He also masterminded projects during McGraw-Hill’s expansion on a global scale, launching two new translations of the journal in different languages for international audiences. This expansion and growth is a great example of his dedication and hard work to international markets and architects. Follow Robert Ivy at Twitter.
Robert Ivy took the responsibilities of Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer at The American Institute of Architects in 2011 and in his spare time wrote a book and is still a practicing architect. Since becoming CEO of AIA, the Institute has experienced explosive growth globally and is currently at the highest membership levels in its 150 years and has branched out into 7 globally based chapters. Bringing more recognition and talent to the architectural field and arts. AIA has never enjoyed as much positive attention as it has under Robert Ivy’s tutelage and leadership.
As a Mississippian, Robert Ivy is the first practicing architect to be given the honor of the Polk Award and is considered to be a exemplary role model for architects everywhere. He was given the award at a Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters (MIAL) event in June 2018. A colleague expressed he belief that there was no one more suited to receive the award than Ivy, as he is a one of a kind Mississippian who has contributed greatly to the architectural communities of America and of the world.
The life of Milan Kordestani can be described as one full of success after tough challenges. Born an brought up in Stanford, California; Milan has turned out to be an inspiration to many young investors who could be trying to think the kind of industries that they could venture so that they can achieve the success they would wish. He has demonstrated that success can be found anywhere and by anyone as long as there exists a will and determination. He has also proved that for one to achieve their goals, persistence is paramount. Success is not achieved by people who despair easily in life.
As he grew up in his birth state of California, Milan Kordestani joined Phillips Brooks for his elementary education. He did all his elementary courses until 2009 when his parents divorced. This forced him to relocate with his family to London, England. In England, Milan joined Eaton Square School before he went back to the Bay Area in Atherton where he joined Sacred Heart Preparatory for his high school studies in 2010. Kordestani pursued his Secondary school education in the same institution until he graduated in the year 2017.
At the age of 10, Milan Kordestani started having interest in horse riding. This made him engage in the activity despite being too young. During an interview that was conducted by the one and only National Horseman, Kordestani states that he recalls a time when he had been dropped off the horse while he was trail riding. By then he was so scared, bearing in mind his tender age. However, instead of leaving the horse after the dreaded experience, Milan says that he went back onto the horse’s back and rode back to the camp. This demonstrated how he was quite courageous and hardly despaired despite the challenges that he faced at his young age.
Currently, Milan Kordestani is the President and the CEO to Milan Farms, a farming organization that has been so excellent in the production of organic farm produce for the consumers. Some of the products that Milan Farms produce are organic eggs, saffron, and mint. Milan believes that the consumers should get the right quality of products that they deserve as long as they are particular in the level of quality they want.