Hyungseok Dino Ha
Co-Founder & CEO, Memebox
Dino is co-founder and CEO of Memebox Corporation. Dino grew up fascinated by computers and self-taught himself C+ coding language at a young age. During university, Dino pursued a degree in Environmental Engineering until he joined the Army as a trooper, and volunteered to be deployed to Afghanistan where he worked with over 20 coalition forces. It was there where he encountered his first American and decided to go to New York after he finished serving, to pursue a career in fashion. While attending Parsons School of Design, Dino joined Tom Ford as the first intern, working for 2 years in the PR department until he was asked to return to South Korea and help launch the brand abroad. After Tom Ford, Dino joined Ticket Monster until its acquisition by Living Social (LS Korea) and it was then when he found inspiration to start his own entrepreneurship. With a passion for computer science and a background in fashion design, Dino is building the world's first tech and trend-driven beauty company, in hopes of bringing a new age of beauty culture to the rest of the world. Dino graduated with a degree in Fashion Market from Parsons School of Design and is currently located in San Francisco, CA.