What inspired you to found the Unimatch?
The main point of the project is provide people with information. I thought the information we have has a lot of gaps and I want to fill in the gaps across the board in terms of genre and subject areas for people. One of our launched projects is 2020protests.com which has a few hundred thousand users and allows them to stay up to date with COVID and the BLM movement initiatives.
Who was your role model and/or inspiration?
Leonardo Da Vinci because he’s someone who perfected being good and skilled at many things.
What does your future look like? What do you plan to do?
I want to start another company, hopefully something as big as Google. If not, software engineering.
What is the best piece of advice have you received that has helped you be successful?
Motivate yourself to do as much as you can. Don’t worry about failures because you’ll always run into them, but you’ll get better because of them.
What do you do in your free time?
I really enjoy rock climbing.
What’s your favorite book at the moment?
Peak by Roland Smith. It motivated me to try and become the best version of myself.
How has your life and daily routines in regards to your company changed as a result of COVID-19?
We had to move and coordinate everything online with everyone. But, I’ve been able to learn new things and apply it to the real world
If you could go back in time, is there, if at all, anything you’d do differently?
I would probably start sooner, I would have reached out to people, and taken advantage of every opportunity I had sooner.
If you could know the absolute truth to one question, what would you ask?
How big is the Universe actually?
If you had a theme song, what would it be?
Mazeppa by Franz Liszt
In your opinion, who do you think is the most impressive person in the world right now, and why?
Avi Schiffmann because he’s my friend and is my age and has made the world’s biggest Coronavirus tracker.
What advice do you have for fellow or younger students?
Take whatever opportunities you have and make the most use of them. A lot of opportunities come and go, but any one of them can launch start your career.