Coach Wei

Coach's favorite activity is to explain Yottaa to people and what yottaa-scale computing means. His favorite word is "yottaarific".

Besides Yottaa, Coach is also Chairman of Nexaweb Technologies, a Boston based company he founded in 2000 that pioneered Rich Internet Applications and enterprise web 2.0. He raised over $20MM venture capital for Nexaweb, built a global team, grew the revenue from zero to multi-million dollar and achieved over 7,000 global deployments of Nexaweb Platform. At Nexaweb, he served a variety of roles including CEO, VP Engineering, CTO and marketing from 2000 to 2008. Before Nexaweb, Coach designed software for managing storage networks at EMC Corporation.

Coach is a frequent speaker on technology, industry trends and startup ecosystem. He also serves on advisory boards of Boston area startups. He received various awards for his work on Ajax, Rich Internet Application and Entrepreneurship, such as "Interactive Experience Award" 2005 and "Boston Top 40 under 40" 2007.

Coach obtained his master's degree from MIT, holds six patents and maintains a blog on startups, web 2.0 and entrepreneurship at http://www.coachwei.com.