Alex Hern is founder and CEO of Tsunami XR a software company specializing in digital meeting platforms and 3D animation and visualization solutions. Hern is an entrepreneur who has dedicated his career to helping early stage companies especially those involved in budding technologies. He has been involved in founding numerous technology companies involved in an wide range of different technologies. He was co founder of Inktomi which developed the search technology for MSN, Yahoo and AOL, Yesmail which specialized in email marketing, Arcsight a cyber security company and CloudShield a network security company.
Alex Hern has the experience and expertise needed to flourish in the fast paced technology sector. Alex Hern mentions his focus as the driving force behind his success. He spends four to five hours each day focused on the one goal that he believes will help Tsunami XR to move forward. While his days may be spent focusing on a single goal his nights are spent contemplating and coming up with new ideas and concepts. Alex Hern states that “multitasking is unproductive”.
In order to keep himself on track he maintains a sharp level of focus on his long term goals, waking up early each day and keeping to a consistent routine. He advises fellow entrepreneurs to slow down and make the right decision to meet long term goals. As any good innovator will say, don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but learning from those mistakes is the key to growth and success. Hern created Tsunami XR when he recognized the shift from CPU to GPU driven computing. He uses his experience, focus and expertise to continue innovating and bringing new technology to the forefront. As his favorite quote from Winston Churchill states “Success it not final, failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts.”