Today's Entrepreneur

135593

Today's Entrepreneur: Lei Sun

No. 1 Mistake: Thinking the technology is everything

Innovation series by Mingmei Niu
April 28, 2014 | Comments
Short URL: http://vator.tv/n/368f

Today's Entrepreneur is Lei Sun, CEO and Founder of Yozio, which presents a solution to amplify mobile growth. Yozio's Mobile Growth Platform brings you the same powerful mobile growth technologies that Twitter and Netflix built for themselves, so you can understand what your best users looks like. You can then find the best channel and context to message and acquire them. 

Yozio is one of the top 15 finalist to present at Splash Oakland on May 6-7. Be sure to support Sun and YozioRegister here.

Here's a look at his entrepreneurial background.

Companies I've founded or co-founded:

Companies I work or worked for:

If you are an entrepreneur, why?

I want to build a great company

My favorite startups:

Apple, BrightEdge, Yozio

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?

It's not frustrating at all. Everything is a part of the learning experience. The key is to figure things out before you run out of funding!

The most rewarding part is you will always running into warm hearted people who would give you insightful feedback and advice, help you in any way they can, and they turn out to be or become your customers, advisors, and investors.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?

Building of a great company is much more than just technology. It's everything along with it, and you can't do it alone.

Stay hungry. Stay foolish. Do the right thing.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Featured Stories

Other episodes of this series

Today's Entrepreneur:Jason Silberberg

14820

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
Trust your instincts, don't be afraid

Today's Entrepreneur: Adam Greenberg

14764

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
No. 1 mistake: They think they know everything; They should know what they know, and what they don't

Today's Entrepreneur: Christopher Price

14743

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
Great products are loved by the consumer, more than they are by the industry

Today's Entrepreneur: Alex Reinlieb

Today's Entrepreneur

by Kristin Karaoglu
No. 1 mistake: Unwillingness to pivot

Today's Entrepreneur: Nathalie Richards

14149

Today's Entrepreneur

by Yanna Chen
Top 3 lessons: Test all assumptions; Find, retain & motivate great people; No stone unturned