About The Author:
Omar Haroun, recipient of the Champions of Change Award from the United States White House, is Managing Partner of Oxford Digital Consulting Group. Previously Omar served as Chief Revenue Officer of Greatist, and prior to that, as co-founder & CEO of Sportaneous, a technology startup that launched two mobile apps in the fitness space (acquired by Greatist). Omar holds a JD/MBA from Columbia, an MA from Oxford, and a BA from UC Berkeley. Omar has started several organizations and hopes to encourage entrepreneurship and innovation throughout his life. Outside of entrepreneurship and startup life Omar enjoys basketball, snowboarding, surfing, ice cream, and hot sauce.
Omar serves as an advisor to multiple startups and can be contacted at oharoun [at] gmail [dot] com.