Aza Raskin

Writer & Creative Director

2017

Aza Raskin has a diverse background, ranging from abstract mathematics to music, academia to entrepreneurship. Aza started his career in Dark Matter physics at the University of Chicago and Tokyo University. He left his PhD program in Computation and Neural Systems at Caltech to become a serial entrepreneur. In 2011, he was named to Inc.’s and Forbes’ “30-under-30” and became the Fast Company Master of Design for his work founding Massive Health, a consumer health and big data company. The company was acquired by Jawbone, where he was VP of Innovation. Before that, he founded Songza.com (acquired by Google) and helped build the web at Mozilla as Head of User Experience.