Jason Young

Hometown: Inglewood, CA

high school: Pacific Hills

college: Harvard University

MAJOR: Economics

Jason Young is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for personal finance and education.  Jason caught the entrepreneurial bug early and between the ages of 9 and 18, launched 5 different entrepreneurial ventures including a travel agency, tutoring service and online vitamin retailer. Currently, Jason is the co-founder of MindBlown Labs, a technology company that creates highly interactive experiential learning tools to empower young people to make better financial and life decisions. He is also co-founder and President of The Hidden Genius Project, a non-profit that trains underserved black male youth in technology creation and entrepreneurship to solve the problems of tomorrow. Prior to founding these organizations, he was part of the founding team of Wikinvest.com. Previously, he also worked at Merrill Lynch as a senior specialist. Jason graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Harvard University.  

Back to 2000 Scholars