Growth Tigers Podcast
About This Show
From high technology to social impact, we explore what makes these entrepreneurs tick, how they were able to create value and what it takes to survive in such a dynamic and complex business environment such as Vietnam. For people living in Vietnam, prepare to learn more about the community leaders and their methods of achieving success. For people who have yet to explore the Vietnam entrepreneurship community, this podcast will help you gain a deeper understanding to what’s happening and where you might be able to find exciting new opportunities. Come join us for the weekly podcast and learn about the emerging Growth Tigers that will shape the future.
Most Recent Episode
GT06 - The Next Big Thing in Silicon Valley, the story of Hung Tran from Gotit!
4 days ago
This week we talk to Hung Tran from GotIt! (GotItapp.co), one of the hottest startups in Silicon Valley. I am not exaggerating here, they really are on track to be the next big thing. They got a 9 Million USD series A earlier this year from Capricorn Ventures (http://capricornllc.com/ , Capricorn Crunchbase Listing), who have also invested in companies you may have heard of... like Tesla and SpaceX, among others. So when I say that Hung is leading one of the next big things in Silicon Valley, I mean it! “When you are an entrepreneur it means you have no fear to anything, so why not” This conversation with Hung gives us a deeper look at how he's managed to achieve such success in the US, beyond just the technical capacity. Though he's a PhD in Computer Science, it's really the mindset behind the man that make his success possible. With mentors such as Kien Pham (Profile), Peter Relan (Profile), and Guy Kawasaki (Yes, that one - Profile) it's proof positive that Hung is going places. So give this episode a listen and remember to Like, Share and SUBSCRIBE! If you liked it, remember to give Hung a shoutout at his Facebook page: www.facebook.com/hungtrv You can find this episode at www.growthtigers.com/gt06 Show Notes: In this episode Hung shares: How he got started in business while he was taking a PhD in Computer Science How he recognized an imbalance in supply and demand in tutoring, which led to his first business. How he was his own first customer How he came to the decision to pivot his profitable company to a ne