In 2009 Vakho graduated from European School of Management (at present ESM Business School under Free University of Tbilisi) and is a Bachelor of Business Administration.
In April 2008, at the age of 20, with three friends Vakho started a new venture, a digital agency LeavingStone, providing Digital Marketing and Web Solutions to the Georgian companies. In 2010, due to rising demand for Digital and Social Media Marketing company has started providing new services in order to bring the audience closer to companies and brands via digital channels. LeavingStone now represents one of the leading digital agencies in Georgia.
LeavingStone has always been in the vanguard of digital media activism, seeking thrilling ways of appealing to growing audiences. Sometimes company efforts are celebrated, for instance at Kiev International Advertising Festival with a Silver Award for Creative Use of Media for the campaign “A Profile Picture is Worth a Thousand Words” and two awards at Golden Hammer a Silver Award for the Best Use of Internet Media and a diploma in Social Media category.