Raz Choudhury is the Co-Founder and CEO of SAM.AI a data science driven sales and marketing automation platform. Prior to SAM, Raz founded and ran USAWeb (now OI, Inc.) for over 15 years, making it a reputable app development and digital marketing agency.
Raz was himself introduced to the world of technology through a training opportunity he received through Microsoft. Raz then became a certified trainer through Microsoft at the age of 19, which is also when he was hired by IBM as a network engineer. His vision for Lead U stems from a career-long passion to help others through learning and technology.
Raz takes great pride in being a New Yorker and helps many startups in NYC as an advisor. Raz is a lifelong environmental steward, self-practicing yogi, and music lover.
CEO / Co-Founder - SAM.AI: 2013 – Present
Technology Sponsor – New York Angels: 2011 – Present
CEO/Founder – USAWeb (now OI, Inc.): 1999 – 2013
Network Engineer – IBM: 1997 – 2002
Raz attended Columbia University and plans to resume his studies in the near future.