Born in Vietnam and currently residing in the United States, Hao is an experience junkie. He has worked across the United States, Europe and Southeast Asia in the financial services sector, energy segment, extreme sports arena and entertainment industry performing various roles such as a financial auditor, IT manager, product development leader and his favorite job, as a professional skateboarder. Currently Hao is passionate about nurturing his creative confidence and utilizing innovation to solve complex issues. He is spearheading an initiative to transform a traditional Fortune 10 organization into an innovation powerhouse. Additionally, Hao started a non-profit called Grow by Design (www.growbydesign.info [1]) that is focused on helping K-12 students nurture their creative skills and spark their innovative fire!