Kamcord

About Us

The Team

Kevin Wang

Kevin Wang

Kevin spent the past few years at a high frequency trading firm in Chicago where he built automated algorithms to trade US government bonds.

He has a B.S. and M.Eng. in Computer Science from MIT.

Aditya Rathnam

Aditya Rathnam

Adi spent the past 4+ years as an early engineer at startups Cooliris and 3LM, where he built scalable server-side systems.

He graduated from MIT with a B.S. degree in Computer Science.

Matt Zitzmann

Matt Zitzmann

Prior to co-founding Kamcord, Matt worked at Google for nearly 4 years where he was a Product Manager on AdSense.

Matt graduated from MIT with dual B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Management.

Dennis Qin

Dennis Qin

Dennis spent the past few years at a proprietary trading firm in San Francisco where he traded equity and index stock options.

He has an M.S. in Financial Mathematics from Stanford and dual B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from UVA.

Peterson Trethewey

Peterson Trethewey

After finishing his Mathematics PhD at UC Santa Barbara, Peterson changed the emphasis of his career to Computer Graphics. Since then, he has worked on such applications as: 3D graphics on the web, mobile games, and television special effects.

He's an avid casual gamer, plays 8-ball, and sings bass.

Eric Edelman

Eric Edelman

Prior to landing at Kamcord, Eric split his time between attending Bowdoin College and co-founding a food truck company, CampusFoodTrucks Inc.

Despite his entrepreneurial shenanigans, Eric earned a B.A. in Economics and History from Bowdoin. His FIFA 2013 skills recently improved from remedial to moderately proficient.

Richard Hu

Richard Hu

Richard is on the Business Development team at Kamcord. Previously, he was a management consultant with Booz and Company. Richard enjoys politics, good books, and strong coffee.

He has a BA in Economics from NYU.

Ben Lisbakken

Ben Lisbakken

Ben is a software engineer at Kamcord. Before joining, Ben was at VMware for 2 years and Google for 5 years where he worked on various APIs -- web, cloud, ads, etc. His current favorite language is ObjC. In his spare time he travels and enjoys being outdoors in the mountains (climbing, backpacking, skiing, and more).

Ben's all time favorite video game is Starsiege: Tribes (the first one).

Pat Plunkett

Pat Plunkett

Pat got his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics at UC Santa Barbara in 2013. He is thrilled to be joining Kamcord as an engineer. He enjoys playing disc golf, and eating macaroni and cheese.

Derek Knapp

Derek Knapp

Derek is a software engineer at Kamcord. He worked two years at Amazon.com and for a startup for 5 years before that. He is thrilled to be back in the startup space.

Derek enjoys Canada since he is Canadian.

Michael Yoshizawa

Michael Yoshizawa

Yoshi is currently working on Kamcord's data backend. He enjoys disc golf, board games, and watching sports.

He has a Ph.D. in Mathematics from UC Santa Barbara.

Danny Feinberg

Danny Feinberg

Danny is a member of the business development team at Kamcord. Prior to joining the team, he worked with the World Trade Center Health Program as a management consultant at CSC. He is excited to finally be working at a startup.

He has a B.S. in Entrepreneurship and a B.S. in Finance from Syracuse University.

Tim Sakhuja

Tim Sakhuja

Tim is an iOS developer at Kamcord. Before Kamcord, Tim was a grad student at Stanford and briefly worked in the biotech industry where he was involved in medical imaging research.

A native of the Bay Area, he enjoys foraging, cycling, fermentation, and the outdoors.

Tammie Vu

Tammie Vu

Tammie graduated from UC Berkeley in 2010 and is now working on recruiting awesome people to join the Kamcord team.

When she is not stuffing her face with free snacks at the office, you can find her rereading Game of Thrones, daydreaming about joining the NBA, and looking at cute cat pictures on the internet.

Xuan Li

Xuan Li

Prior to joining the Business Development team at Kamcord, Xuan (pronounced "Schwinn") worked in investment banking at KeyBanc in New York. He loves watching his Buckeyes on Saturday and playing FIFA with his friends. Just kidding. He has no friends and plays FIFA mostly by himself.

Xuan has a B.S. in Finance from The Ohio State University.

Eric Tarczynski

Eric Tarczynski

Eric's a passionate entrepreneur who loves selling and getting things done. He co-founded two tech start-ups and did six months of banking while still in school, learning that working on things you actually care about is far better than spreadsheets. He graduated this past May from Northeastern University with a degree in Finance.

He is insanely devoted to the eternally underwhelming Vikings, and loves skiing and traveling the world.

Rob Balian

Rob Balian

Rob is a product manager at Kamcord, passionate about growth, analytics, and building products people love. Rob graduated from Stanford and worked at Facebook and multiple startups before joining.

When he's not making wireframes or pivot tables, you can find Rob cycling, rock climbing, or hacking iOS apps.

Sam Green

Sam Green

Sam is a veteran of startups and the hard work they entail. He's been developing for the iOS platform since 2007; even before there was an App Store. He is a complete autodidact and a proud college drop out.

He's an avid mobile and PC gamer who enjoys making other players cry.

Andrew Ho

Andrew Ho

Andrew spent the past few years at the Konrad Group, a development firm in Toronto consulting with companies such as Doritos and Deloitte. When he's not enthralled in a documentary, he can be found hacking away at a new language

He enjoys a good game of tennis, exploring the city for good food, and dabbles in photography.

Sarah Hashemyan

Sarah Hashemyan

Sarah is the Office/Operations Manager at Kamcord. She was part of the second graduating class from UC Merced with a B.S. in Management and a minor in sociology.

She loves to travel, explore new restaurants, and you can almost always find her doing nail art or shopping on the weekends.

Greg Russo

Greg Russo

Greg is Kamcord's dedicated Community Builder. Greg is a lifelong gamer currently channeling his passion into multiple podcasts covering MMOs and eSports.

He has a BA in International Relations from Ursinus College and a MS in Information from the University of Michigan.

Le Yu

Le Yu

Le's originally from Shenzhen, the southern part of China. He earned his B.S. in China and his M.S. from Stanford in CS. Before joining Kamcord, he tweeted up a storm near Civic center for almost two years. He is so proud to be part of the Kamcord team, where people dare to dream and dare to do.

He had never seen cars buried in snow until his trip to Tahoe. Unbelievable.

Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson

Tim graduated from Duke last May with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and spent the last 8 months working at an app development services company in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Deep dish pizza is by far my favorite food and I enjoy playing any sport, especially basketball.

Kawai Junichiro

Kawai Junichiro

Kawai-san has years of experience working at Japanese gaming companies. He loves drinking with colleagues, visiting hot springs, and eating delicious food in his free time. He is also an avid fan of the NBA, Marvel superheroes, manga comics, and all types of video games.

One day he hopes to fly in his very own Ironman suit.

Munetaka Fuse

Munetaka Fuse

Munetaka spent the past 10+ years at Microsoft Japan as a software engineer. He worked with many external developers to release their games in the Japanese, Korean, and Taiwanese markets. Prior to working at Microsoft Japan, he developed video games for some of Japan’s leading gaming companies.

He usually spends the weekends with his three kids playing Minecraft and watching animes on video-sharing sites.

Yuki Iwasaki

Yuki Iwasaki

Yuki's love for traveling and learning about new cultures inspired her to major in English & Cultural Studies at university. She's been playing the piano for over 10 years and particularly loves playing pieces by Chopin.

When she's not working, Yuki enjoys watching cartoons and drinking Moscow mule's with extra ginger!

Our Investors

Andreessen Horowitz
Google Ventures
Tencent
Merus Capital
Y Combinator
XG Ventures
Plug and Play
iVentureCapital
Digital Garage
Innovation Works
Dena
Klab
Translink Capital
M&Y Growth Partners