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We’re Locket and we’re all about the lock screen. Smartphones are always evolving, but the lock screen hasn’t. Too many of us see the same old, boring picture. We want to change that. Personalize it to fit your life. With Locket, you’ll be excited to see what’s next.

The Locket Team

Yunha

Yunha Kim
Co-founder and CEO

Recognized by Business Insider as advertising’s “30 Most Creative Under 30”, Yunha graduated magna cum laude from Duke University in 2011 with degrees in Economics and Chinese. Before starting Locket, Yunha worked at Jefferies as an investment banking analyst, and interned at McKinsey & Company and the United Nations.
Paul

Paul Jang
Co-founder, Product

Recognized by Business Insider as advertising’s “30 Most Creative Under 30,” Paul graduated from Duke University in 2011. Previously, he led a VC-backed digital advertising start-up and worked for Global Endowment Management, where he was responsible for private equity and venture capital investments.
Kaushik

Kaushik Pendurthi
Co-founder, Engineering

Recognized by Business Insider as advertising’s “30 Most Creative Under 30,” Kaushik graduated with his masters in computer science from NYUs Courant Institute and has worked for BeWo and Nokia. In 2012 Kaushik was the global champion for the BeMyApp hackathon.
Charity

Charity Sabater
VP National Sales

Charity, a seasoned advertising professional, has extensive experience driving creative ad solutions across multimedia platforms including TV, web, mobile apps, second screen and gaming. Charity was the National Sales Manager for Telemundo, an NBC company and was VP of Sales for Gaia Online. Most recently, Charity led US Sales for King Games. Charity is a graduate of Penn State University.
Alec

Alec Garcia
Software Engineer

Alec was pursuing a Computer Science degree but dropped out of college his sophomore year to join Locket full-time. He learned the basics of programming at the age of 13, and familiarized himself with more advanced material starting as a sophomore in high school by participating in the annual FIRST Robotics Competition. He loves bubble tea and his Google Glass.
Lisa

Lisa Chen
Designer

Lisa is a multidisciplinary designer with previous experience working at a startup focused on digital media publishing. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2012.
Miles

Miles Suter
Publisher Relations

Miles graduated from Dartmouth College in 2011 with degrees in Economics and Philosophy. In college he started a popular music website and played Varsity Lacrosse. After a stint trading on Wall St, he returned home to San Francisco to follow his passion for technology and join the start-up scene.
Amber

Amber Teng
Software Engineer

Amber graduated in 2013 with her master's degree in Computational Statistics and Machine Learning from University College London (UCL). Before moving to the Bay Area, she has worked as a machine learning developer at the British Broadcasting Corporation(BBC)'s R&D department, where she helped build a face detection and recognition system for identification of actors in TV programs.
Yunha

Yunha Kim

Co-founder and CEO

Recognized by Business Insider as advertising’s “30 Most Creative Under 30”, Yunha graduated magna cum laude from Duke University in 2011 with degrees in Economics and Chinese. Before starting Locket, Yunha worked at Jefferies as an investment banking analyst, and interned at McKinsey & Company and the United Nations.

Paul

Paul Jang

Co-founder

Recognized by Business Insider as advertising’s “30 Most Creative Under 30,” Paul graduated from Duke University in 2011. Previously, he led a VC-backed digital advertising start-up and worked for Global Endowment Management, where he was responsible for private equity and venture capital investments.

Kaushik

Kaushik Pendurthi

Co-founder, VP of Engineering

Kaushik graduated with his masters in computer science from NYUs Courant Institute and has worked for BeWo and Nokia. In 2012 Kaushik was the global champion for the BeMyApp hackathon.

Charity

Charity Sabater

VP National Sales

Charity, a seasoned advertising professional, has extensive experience driving creative ad solutions across multimedia platforms including TV, web, mobile apps, second screen and gaming. Charity was the National Sales Manager for Telemundo, an NBC company and was VP of Sales for Gaia Online. Most recently, Charity led US Sales for King Games. Charity is a graduate of Penn State University.

Alec

Alec Garcia

Software Engineer

Alec was pursuing a Computer Science degree but dropped out of college his sophomore year to join Locket full-time. He learned the basics of programming at the age of 13, and familiarized himself with more advanced material starting as a sophomore in high school by participating in the annual FIRST Robotics Competition. He loves bubble tea and his Google Glass.

Charity

Lisa Chen

Designer

Lisa is a multidisciplinary designer with previous experience working at a startup focused on digital media publishing. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2012.

Charity

Miles Suter

Publisher Relations

Miles graduated from Dartmouth College in 2011 with degrees in Economics and Philosophy. In college he started a popular music website and played Varsity Lacrosse. After a stint trading on Wall St, he returned home to San Francisco to follow his passion for technology and join the start-up scene.

Amber

Amber Teng

Software Engineer

Amber graduated in 2013 with her master's degree in Computational Statistics and Machine Learning from University College London (UCL). Before moving to the Bay Area, she has worked as a machine learning developer at the British Broadcasting Corporation(BBC)'s R&D department, where she helped build a face detection and recognition system for identification of actors in TV programs.

Our Advisors

Anil

Anil Dharni
Chief Operating Officer at GREE International

Eugene

Eugene Park
VP Engineering at Flixster

Renato

Renato Mascardo
VP Engineering at Rosetta Stone

Kevin

Kevin Gould
Founder and CEO of Plus1 Ventures

Carlos

Carlos Whitt
Founder and CEO of Leo Me

Our Investors

Locket is backed by Great Oaks Venture Capital, Fierce Capital, and a few rockstar angel investors.

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