Fish Sauce

Elton & Wilson

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Podcast sharing stories of Asian American founders and entrepreneurs who have taken a leap of faith to create something they're passionate about, despite the allure and pressures of traditional paths. We’re on a journey to find their quirky, sometime...Show More

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Ep 26: The World's Greatest Hype Man with Justin Kan

41:27 | May 14th, 2018

We're super excited to be speaking with Justin Kan, currently CEO of Atrium - a start-up hoping to reinvent the way lawyers provide exceptional legal service. ‍Previously, Justin was a Partner at YC (Y Combinator) and Founder of many other start-ups,...Show More

Ep 25: Headfirst into Shortcomings with Eric Feng, Partner at KPCB & Co-Founder/CEO of Packagd

0:00 | Apr 22nd, 2018

We jam with Eric Feng, Partner at Kleiner Perkins (KPCB) and Co-founder/CEO of Packagd. Unlike previous guests, Eric plays dual roles as both an operator and investor. He is the co-founder of Packagd, a startup improving the mobile shopping experienc...Show More

Ep 24: Emotion Inspired Productions with Phil Wang, Co-Founder of WongFu Productions

0:00 | Apr 9th, 2018

Part 3 of 3 of our LA Series, we'll be interviewing one of our childhood idol’s - Phil Wang from Wong Fu Productions.  You might recognize his name from YouTube hits such as “Yellow Fever” and “Asian Bachelorette,” as Phil has been a creator of many...Show More

Ep 23: Investing in LA with Eva Ho, General Partner at Fika Ventures

0:00 | Mar 27th, 2018

Part 2 of 3 of our LA Series Eva Ho, General Partner at Fika Ventures, a technology fund she started which invests mainly in data-focused and AI-enabled start-ups. As an Entrepreneur-in-Residence of LA, she's betting on the LA ecosystem. A serial en...Show More

Ep 22: Dropout to Successful Entrepreneur w/ Mike Zhang, CEO & Co-Founder of Shift Ventures

32:08 | Mar 12th, 2018

Today we'll be speaking with Mike Zhang, CEO and Co-Founder of Shift Ventures. Shift Ventures is home to brands like The Drip Club and strives to build world-class brands in the booming e-liquid space. 🌊 At just 25, he has multiple companies and a s...Show More

Ep 21: Building a team through IPO with Melody Koh, former Head of Product at Blue Apron and Venture Partner at NextView Partners

0:00 | Feb 26th, 2018

Today, we release Melody Koh, starting with her decision to join Blue Apron‍ as the first product hire, and ultimately the Head of Product through IPO. The values instilled by her parents in test-taking transferred into her work ethic and contributed...Show More

Ep 20: Building an Online VC Community with Alex Mittal, Co-Founder & CEO of FundersClub

0:00 | Feb 5th, 2018

Alex Mittal is the Co-Founder and CEO at FundersClub, the world's first online VC platform. With the aspiration of removing human bias from fundraising, FundersClub is an online marketplace that uses software and networks to discover, fund, and suppo...Show More

Ep 19: Tech-Enabling the Family Business with James Joun, Co-founder & COO of Rinse

0:00 | Jan 21st, 2018

Today we're releasing featuring James Joun - Co-Founder and COO at Rinse , previous Investor @Essex Woodlands, product @Genentech, and HBS MBA/Dartmouth BA grad. Growing up, James gained unprecedented industry expertise having worked in his parent’s ...Show More

Ep 18: A Passion Driven Career with Preethi Kasireddy

32:52 | Dec 18th, 2017

Today, we release a new episode Preethi Kasireddy, CEO/Founder of Schelling - a stealth start-up in the blockchain space . If you're interested in taking the plunge into a new career or the world of blockchain, this is the episode for you! Listen no...Show More

Ep 17: Enabling Communities and Marketplaces with Dave Lu, Co-Founder and President of Pared

0:00 | Dec 4th, 2017

Today, we release a new episode with Dave Lu, Co-Founder of Pared and previously Fanpop . Dave co-founded restaurant labor marketplace: Pared. He was also previously founder and CEO of Fanpop, a destination website for fans of pop culture. Dave has ...Show More

Ep 16: Success through Failures with Elizabeth Yin, Co-Founder and Partner at the Hustle Fund

32:37 | Nov 20th, 2017

In this episode we'll be talking with an amazing Investor and VC - Elizabeth Yin, co-Founder and Partner at the Hustle Fund . Previously, Yin was a Partner at @500Statups and put in her operational reps via co-founding LaunchBit (acq 2014) and worki...Show More

Ep 15: Culinary Entrepreneurship with Brandon Jew, Exec. Chef of Michelin Star-rated Mister Jiu's

0:00 | Nov 6th, 2017

Get hungry! We're super stoked to be kicking off Season 2 of Fish Sauce with Brandon Jew, Chef/Owner ‍ of SF Michelin restaurant, Mister Jiu's. Join us to learn more about Jew's ascent from childhoods spent in SF Chinatown markets to tours of culin...Show More

Ep 14: Inspiring VR Dreams with Maureen Fan, CEO and Co-Founder of Baobab Studios

0:00 | Aug 7th, 2017

Part 3 of 3 of our summer Female Founder series‍ with our Maureen Fan, CEO and Co-Founder of Baobab, the "Pixar of VR." For all her life, Maureen has always bucked the trends. Starting at a young age, she wanted to pursue a career in design and an...Show More

Ep 13: Empowering thru Employment with Tenzin Seldon, CEO and Co-Founder of Kinstep

0:00 | Jul 24th, 2017

Part 2 of 3 of our summer Female Founders Series. Tenzin Seldon is the CEO and Co-Founder of Kinstep and also dubbed Dalai Lama's right hand woman. Kinstep is a platform matching immigrants with employment directly in the local community. Tenzin is...Show More

Ep 12: Startup "Moonlighting" with Bebe Chueh, Co-Founder of Atrium

0:00 | Jul 10th, 2017

Part 1 of 3 of our summer Female Founders Series. Bebe Chueh is the Co-Founder of Atrium. She built her legal chops as the CMO of LegalZoom, after she sold her company to them. She admits that she started her career as a lawyer because of her parents...Show More

Ep 11: The Dessert (Season 1 Finale)

0:00 | May 22nd, 2017

In our Season 1 finale "The Dessert.", we turn the tables around and we answer "What is your secret sauce?" a question we usually ask our guests! Listen to this special episode to hear all the saucey secrets you've been waiting for from our favorite...Show More

Ep 10: Builder or Seller with Gokul Rajaram, Product Engeering Lead at Square

25:36 | May 1st, 2017

Part 3 of 3 of our Veteran Operators Series. Gokul Rajaram is dubbed the "Godfather of Adsense" from Google, Facebook, and most recently he's the Product Engineering Lead at Square. He shares his perspective as a product person, founder, and angel in...Show More

Ep 09: Breaking into BizOps with Dan Yoo, COO of NerdWallet

24:11 | Apr 17th, 2017

Part 2 of 3 of our Veteran Operators Series. Dan Yoo, COO of NerdWallet, not only survives the tech bubble bubble, but he also builds a 120-person BizOps team at Linkedin. Dan establishes his definition of BizOps, a role that has been a linchpin to t...Show More

Fish Sauce Exclusive Content: Starting Stone Korean Kitchen with Robby Kwok

04:35 | Apr 17th, 2017

Today, we release a fireside chat on opening a restaurant! Robby from Slack brings us back to why he started it with his good friend Dan Yoo from Nerdwallet. There are a few surpises in this week's special clip, so don't miss this one, especially if ...Show More

Ep 08: Building a Career Thru Organic Networking with Robby Kwok, Head Corp. Ops & Strategy at Slack

23:24 | Mar 27th, 2017

Part 1 of 3 of our Veteran Operators Series. Robby Kwok, Slack's Head of Corporate Operations and Strategy shares how the strength of network has guided his career in Yahoo, Linkedin, Tellapart, and Twitter. Also, we learn what makes a great manager.

Ep 07: Operator or Investor with Kyle Lui, Principal at DCM Ventures

20:55 | Mar 13th, 2017

Joining us from the other side of the table is Kyle Lui, principal at DCM Ventures. He began his career in investing, then started Choicepass at HBS, and led it to acquisition by Salesforce. Now, he's back as a venture capitalist, and breaks down the...Show More

Ep 06: Adaptation and Acquisition with Jason Wang, Co-Founder & CEO of Caviar

18:22 | Feb 27th, 2017

Jason Wang begins the his journey with surprising his parents by quitting the Google dream to convincing a few friends to join Y-Combinator to cofound Caviar. Ultimately, he reveals the behind-the-scenes conversations during the acquisition by Square...Show More

Ep 05: Disrupting Parking with Curtis Lee, Co-Founder & CEO of Luxe

19:13 | Feb 14th, 2017

Hop in the car, as we ride through Curtis's experiences from his Korean American upbringing to venture, and to ultimately starting Luxe, after being frustrated at parking. Also, for those who are considering an MBA, Curtis shares his opinion on busin...Show More

Ep 04: Bridging Cultures with Andrew and Bin, Co-Founders of Boba Guys

19:11 | Jan 30th, 2017

Grab yourself some boba, while you listened to Boba Guys' mission to bridge cultures and disrupt the boba industry! Did you know that it took 3 years before Andrew and Bin decided to quit their corporate jobs and finally went all-in? They share their...Show More

Ep 03: Cooked to Perfection with Lisa Fetterman, CEO & Co-Founder of Nomiku

14:38 | Jan 16th, 2017

Get ready for a feast of knowledge, as Lisa Fetterman, CEO and Co-Founder of Nomiku, the world's first wifi sous vide machine, shares her passion for her product, team, and of course her favorite food!

Ep 02: Growing Pains with Tim Sae Koo, CEO & Co-Founder of TINT

15:58 | Jan 2nd, 2017

Listen to our first guest episode with TINT CEO and Co-Founder Tim Sae Koo! In this episode, hear about Tim's first entrepreneurial journey at USC and how he pivoted to his successful startup, TINT. Also, hear about how Tim's mom reacted when he tol...Show More

Ep 01: The Appetizer

10:06 | Dec 12th, 2016

Start with The Appetizer to get to know Elton and Wilson! Find out why the name "Fish Sauce"? what to expect? and who are we?