NextShark is an online magazine dedicated to providing current news and resources for the young creative entrepreneurial mind.
NextShark focuses on up-to-date coverage on the hottest startups — with a pop culture twist. We feature in-depth profiles on both current and up-and-coming movers and shakers across various industries.
No, the name actually comes from poker. In poker, a “shark” is usually the best at the table and looks for fishes to eat their chips up. To be a shark, one needs to not only understand the game, but also its surroundings. They also need to be able to adjust their playing style based on the different types of players they are up against. We believe one needs to have similar attributes of a poker “shark” in order to succeed in their endeavors.
Benny Luo is an ADD Serial Entrepreneur and Internet Marketer. He prides himself in constantly thinking up new business ideas, getting excited about them, then realizing someone is already doing it–and getting back to work. He is terrible at writing self bios.
With a bachelor’s degree in International Studies: Political Science from University of California, San Diego, Waylae works as a blogger/editor for NextShark. Along with writing, he is an aspiring entrepreneur that enjoys hip-hop, fashion, and learning about new cultures.
Carly is an LA transplant and social media strategist at a digital agency in Santa Monica. She has a background in broadcast journalism as well as web-content development, blogging, and Settlers of Catan. When she isn’t writing, she is refreshing Google Analytics or speed walking.
Stephany Zoo creates fire, not flash. A vigorous steward of brand, Stephany is endlessly excited about enduring imprints of image and word. She constantly travels, looking to connect ever-deeper with adventurers. When she grows up she wants to be a superconnector and a cult leader. Check out her blog here