“Edith Yeung is a force of nature.” says Mark O’Leary, Comcast Regional Vice President.
Edith is the Founder of BizTechDay, one the largest entrepreneur events (now in San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Chicago, Hong Kong, Orange County and Beijing), Founder of SFentrepreneur (one of the largest entrepreneur meetup in Silicon Valley), a lecturer at UC Berkeley International Program in Entrepreneurship and board member of the San Francisco Small Business Week.
Prior, she consulted and won multiple awards working with Fortune 500 companies including AT&T Wireless, Oracle, Siebel, Autodesk, Cisco Systems, Symantec, American Management Systems (AMS), Telstra Australia, Matav Hungary Telecom and Taiwan Semi-Conductor.
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Edith moved to the United Stated by herself at the age of 16 and survived the culture shock with minimum English. Edith has led many lives: pianist, square dancer, software engineer, corporate slave, road warrior, consultant and entrepreneur. Early 2007, she left Corporate America to pursue something really meaningful to her – her entrepreneurial dream.
Edith loves jazz, hiking, travelling, singing and brainstorming.