Benefits of Design + Technology with Filmon Abrha (Founder Mena Creative)

Dec 19, 2020, 3:00 – 4:00 PM

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Virtual event

About this event

Filmon Abrha is a technologist, designer, entrepreneur, author and YouTuber from Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Area. You can find Mr. Filmon coding every day, designing every day and launches a couple startups a year to validate ideas and to put his craft to the test on a global level.

Mr. Filmon is a Culture Carrier, a strong advocate of Diversity & Inclusion, Women in Technology as well as Work Life Balance/Integration. He is committed to young people in Columbus and hope to continue promoting holistic and diverse people in the City! Mr. Filmon looks forward to collaborating with more friends and continues being the coolest person his kids know.

Mr. Filmon currently works as a Vice President of User Experience in JPMorgan Chase & Co, Columbus, Ohio, United States. Since 2009, Mr. Filmon have worked as a Multimedia Developer, Creative Designer and UI/UX Engineer, in branding & communications in different companies and his own startups like Exit 31 Creative, Columbus State Community College, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. He is the founder and Creative Director of Mena Creative since 2016, where is working in creating amazing products for Eritrean Families. In 2019 Mr. Filmon founded Columbus GEMZ, where he gives insight to young adults in greater Columbus about careers in Design and Technology.

Mr. Filmon has also launched his own YouTube channel, Mena Creative, where he teach about User Experience and Technology in Tigrinya Language.

Check out what happened


  • Filmon Abrha

    JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    Vice President of User Experience


  • Teklehaimanot Embaye


    Chapter Director

  • Semereab Estifanos Mengesha

    Azel Pharmaceutical Share Company

    Marketing and Business Manager

  • Michael Berhe

    National Union Of Eritrean Youth and Students

    Team Member

  • Goitom Kfle Gebremariam

    Eritrea Institute of Technology

    Team Member

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