Sumaya Kazi is an internationally-recognized innovator, leader, speaker and award-winning entrepreneur. Sumaya is the Founder and CEO of Sumazi.com. Its technology delivers highly personalized routing and recommendations to the people you should know based on your social media behavior. Sumazi was selected from more than 1,200 international startups to compete at the prestigious TechCrunch Startup Battlefield, where it won the Omidyar Network award for “Startup Most Likely to Change the World.”
Previously, Sumaya served as a Senior Social Media Manager at Sun Microsystems, where she was responsible for the global strategy and implementation of social media.
Sumaya has been recognized by BusinessWeek as one of America’s “Best Young Entrepreneurs,” Reuters ranked as one of the “Top 50 Most Influential Executives on the Web,” and CNN named her a “Young Person Who Rocks.”
Sumaya graduated from UC Berkeley and lives in San Francisco, California. You can learn more about Sumaya at http://www.SumayaKazi.com. You can also subscribe to her on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/sumayakazi or follow her on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/sumaya.