Mytonomy is a near-peer social network designed to bring alumni advice to high school students while supporting the overburdened high school counselor. We help young people from age 14–25, make better decisions about big life choices: how to go to college and pay for it, where to apply, what to study, and how to link all of that to an eventual career.
We deliver advice through a video Q&A format, where Advice Givers respond to pre-determined questions about college and career. Advice Seekers can save their favorite videos and use Mytonomy as their personalized research platform. By contributing, Advice Givers can share their wisdom and give back to the next generation.
Mytonomy offers school-based products
for districts, states, and higher ed.
Vinay brings sixteen years of consumer internet and software experience to Mytonomy, including seven great years at Google. As a partnerships executive, Vinay negotiated two of Google's largest toolbar agreements (Sun, Adobe) delivering material revenue, and started and grew the Google TV Ads business through partnerships with the DISH Network & Verizon FIOS. He is the recipient of two Executive Management Group (EMG) Awards, a company-wide honor.
Vinay was also an early employee at Epinions and developed software at Kodak. He holds an MBA from MIT Sloan, and a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.
Sean is currently entering his thirteenth year as a high school counselor, the past nine of which have been spent at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Northern Virginia, a top ranked high school according to US News and World Report.
Before becoming a school counselor, Sean worked with autistic adults in a residential setting in Rochester, NY while working towards his master’s degree at SUNY Brockport.
In addition to counseling, Sean is an avid soccer coach - the only coach in Virginia High School League history to lead both a boys' and a girls' team to the AAA state title. He was named Washington Post All Met Coach of the Year in 2005 (Girls') and 2008 (Boys').
Vivek has over 8 years of experience in software development and has worked primarily for product companies in the past. He believes in the benefits of building the product using Agile methodologies to achieve a high quality product in shorter duration, while supporting dynamic business needs.
Vivek holds a bachelor degree from IIT, Delhi and now works with a leading product engineering services company.
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