Sheila is a serial entrepreneur who has founded and owns businesses. After the recent exits, her focus is now honed in on the next big thing. Her inspiration for TagFi came from a personal need and her longing for a better quality of life, one that is more active, healthy, & social.
We are all limited to our current social circles & glued to our gadgets. Her mission with TagFi is to use fitness & culinary activities as a vehicles to engage people in activities that are meaningful, exciting, & beneficial.
Her proof of concept was established years ago when she founded Mirchi Mamas, a cooking group Long Island that meets regularly to share recipes and enjoy social meets over wine 😊 (mirchimamas.com)
Sheila lives on Long Island withe her husband and 3 kids who continue to inspire and challenge her daily.
Kani is an early “millennipreneur” who distinguishes himself as a hands-on tech lead developer having a passion for innovative technological projects. He is proud to be the backbones of his newest promising venture, TagFi, where technology is used in an innovative way to enhance the quality of life. Armed with over ten years of experience in developing PHP web applications, Oracle PeopleSoft Interactive Hub (Portal) servicing 70k+ users at New York University , application access security, email marketing, API management and project management, he now brings his IT expertise and wealth of knowledge to the growth of TagFi.
Kani has his BS degree from New York University in Business & Technology Management and MS degree from Baruch College in Computer & Information Systems. He recently managed multi-million dollar ERP solution implementations to helping small business owners establish their web presence. His passions include photography, videography, and media production. Kani currently resides in Long Island, NY with his wife and two young sons who challenge him daily.
Bouker Pool is an executive business leader with extensive experience in healthy active lifestyle, sports, entertainment and media property “best in class” environments.
Bouker has channeled his passion for consumer engagement and the endurance sports/healthy active lifestyle to drive business strategy, sales and consumer engagement. He believes he hase earned the respect of his peers and a prominent position as a business leader in the industry.
An athlete himself, Bouker has summited Mount Rainier, completed an Ironman, the NYC Marathon, the Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike race and numerous other events.
Bouker earned a Masters Degree from the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. Born and raised in Colorado, and now living in New York City with his wife and son.
The TagFi team also consists of young Gen X & Millennipreneurs who are very passionate about the Tagfi social revolution!
Each one of these Generation X & Millennials is dedicated to the success of the social movement in an effort to bring back a humane world where small groups matter.
Technology Entrepreneur and Innovator with experience in successfully starting multiple companies over last 15 years. Involved in several start-ups in Orange County, Silicon Valley and abroad in various principal,
technical, or advisory roles. Holds over 20 patents. Over 20 years of experience in innovation and design of products in fields covering Mobile Devices, Mobile Applications, Telecom, Wireless, Consumer Electronics, Consumer Internet and Embedded Applications. Expertise in Signal Processing Applications, Statistical Signal Processing, Audio and Video Compression and Analysis, VOIP, Echo Cancellers, Telephony Algorithms and Display Signal Processing.
Expert in Intellectual Property Strategy, IP Acquisition, Infringement and Litigation Strategy and Analysis, and IP Monetization. Speaker, Panelist and Moderator in several technology, entrepreneurial and Intellectual Property related conferences, events and webinars. Strong network and relationships with Technology
Transfer Offices across North American Universities dealing with fundamental research and innovation in all domains.
Current technical interests lie in the area of analysis and application of sensory data from mobile devices and other semi-structured data using available signal processing, information retrieval and Natural Language processing tools
Global product management executive with 17+ years of experience building & launching enterprise class web & mobile B2C and B2B products. Expert in managing full product lifecycle, strategic partner integrations, cross-functional & international teams and global product launches. Strong technical & entrepreneurial aptitude with proven ability to define products from scratch, manage software engineering & innovation, lead data-driven product strategies to create new revenue streams and launch high impact products. Also, advise early-stage startups.