Alex Hern has been in the entrepreneurship industry for over two years. He has been a specialist in the incubation of technology companies and early-stage companies. He is the co-founder and the Director of INKT, Inktomi Goldman Sachs-led IPO. This company boasts and serves as the search technology for Yahoo, MSN, and AOL. Alex was also the co-founder and the Director of YESM, Yesmail Alex Brown led IPO. This is an email marketing and web directory firm which went viral and was sold to CMGI (currently referred to as ModusLink Global Solutions). It was sold for 650 million US Dollars ten months down the line. Mr. Hern is also a co-founder of Military Commercial Technologies. This is a commercial technology incubation funded by Lockheed and L-3 where he used to be the Chief Executive Officer and the Chairman.
Above all, he is prominent as the Founder and the Co-CEO of Tsunami, Communications Solution for global business. Ideamensch hosted Alex Hern for an interview to share about his experience. He was first asked to explain where he got the idea of Tsunami form. Alex Hern stated that the concept came once he discovered that there was going to be a necessity for other new software applications and online platforms as we go through the transition from the CPU-driven computers to the GPU-driven era. He also pointed out that this transition would lead to the possibility of new capabilities by graphics processing that is currently happening on computers, PCs, smart devices such as mobile phones and tablets.
Alex Hern was then asked to explain how his typical day looks like. Alex stated that h spends 4-5 hours of his day comprehending on a single thing that will enable him and his company Tsunami to progress and make incredible achievements. He also noted that most people usually make a mistake of multitasking while the study research shows that the worse we get as we try to do more and more.