Our team

Blake Buford

Founder

Blake is a journalist who produced, wrote and edited live television newscasts at NBC News in the San Francisco Bay Area. He earned an Emmy Award nomination for breaking news coverage and received his B.A. in English from UC Santa Barbara.

Laurene Williams

Founder

Laurene is a writer and editor with articles published on Yahoo!,
The Wrap and Reuters. She worked in communications at Showtime and as a researcher at investment banks in New York and San Francisco. She earned her B.A. in History from Yale.

Julian Aichholz

Technical Advisor

Julian is a software developer with a background in sound engineering. He earned his Diplom at the Filmakademie of Baden-Württemberg after a brief time studying computer science at the University of Stuttgart. He is an avid Rustacean.

Kai Aichholz

Technical advisor

Kai is a software developer and coder. He earned his B.S. in computer science and electrical engineering from MIT.
He has worked as a developer at Applied Minds, Ford, Zipwire,

Goldman Sachs and Amazon.