Hien Dao (Rockit Online)

Hub.IT - 02 Ngo Quyen, Hoan Kiem District Hanoi, 10000 Hanoi
Fri, Mar 20, 2015, 6:00 PM (GMT+7)

About this event

Following the success of the first event with Thang Bui (CEO / Co-founders Bravebits), on this March 20th Startup Grind Hanoi continue our event series of connecting and sharing between entrepreneurs, with a special guest: Ms. Dao Thu Hien - CEO of Golden Path Academics, CEO and co-founders of Rockit Online. Hien worked for two leading media agencies: AP, Bloomberg with 6 years experience of working in the office of the Mayor of New York City. She was also the senior adviser to the UPD Consulting in the US. She graduated from department of journalism at Columbia University in 1998 and received a Master's degree in management from Harvard University in 2005, and is currently a member of the Advisory Board Alumni Kennedy Institute of Politics at Harvard. Hien is the CEO and co-founders of Rockit Online -  a live online education company that focuses on teaching students courses in math, science, english and test preparation (IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC). It aims to connect young middle and high school students with teachers (Rockit currently employs 50) who work with students in class sizes no more than five people at once. Rockit Online just secured a US$500 thousand investment from three investors in the Silicon Valley: Learn Capital, John Katzman, and Formation 8. Her first startup which she is still the CEO, Golden Path Academics (GPA) - an education services company specializing in the fields of English teaching, skills training and American overseas education consultancy. GPA is an organization as well as a partner of domestic and foreign organizations in the fields of training English and soft skills, organizing local and international summer camps.  

Speaker

  • Hien Dao

    Hien Dao

    Rockit Online

    Hien is the CEO and co-founders of Rockit Online, an online education startup you’ve likely never heard of, just secured a US$500 thousand investment from SV's investors. She is also the founder and CEO of an education services company specializing in overseas education consultancy - Golden Path Academics. Prior to her startups, she worked 6 years in the office of the Mayor of New York City

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  • When

    Friday, Mar 20
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (+07)

    Where

    Hub.IT
    02 Ngo Quyen, Hoan Kiem District
    10000 Hanoi

    Hub.IT
    02 Ngo Quyen, Hoan Kiem District Hanoi10000

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