The Team: NextGenEdu

Rahul Razdan

Rahul has over 25 years of experience in startups, academia, and Fortune 500 companies. In academia, he has worked in areas such as STEM education, Autonomous Vehicle Technology, and SemiConductor Design. He has successfully led a number of startups (WiPower, PwrLite, Ocoos) and held senior corporate roles at Cadence and DEC (HP now). He has authored numerous technical papers, is named on over 24 issued patents and has a Ph.D. from Harvard University (M.S./B.S. from Carnegie Mellon University).

Zack Ackerman

Zack is a Senior web developer and the team manager for Ocoos. Relative to this project, his key skills are being able to lead in front end development, the development of UI, and R&D management for the project. For the last six years, he has been working at AdvTravl as a part of a team which built a website management platform as well as an AI email marketing function. Zack graduated from Rasmussen college in 2012 with a degree in computer science.

Xavier Vidot

Xavier is a Senior web developer and SEO consultant for Ocoos. Relative to this project, his key skills are being able to assist in front end development, web presence and assist with the development of UI for the project. For the last five years, he has been working at AdvTravl as a part of a team which built a website management platform as well as an AI email marketing function. Xavier graduated from Rasmussen college in 2014 with a degree in computer science.

Rodger Polanco

Rodger Polanco is a senior software engineer. For the last three years, he has been working at AdvTravl as a part of a team which built a website management platform as well as an AI email marketing function. Rodger graduated from the College of Central Florida in 2016 with a degree in arts.

Damien Razdan

Damien has been a working intern at NextGenEdu since October of 2018. He recently graduated from high school and is taking a gap year to work at NextGenEdu. Damien has four years of extensive experience in online education, and is often the first tester of NextGenEdu Products.