Based in San francisco

Welcome Ben Huh!

Photo by Chris Michel

Photo by Chris Michel

I'm excited to announce that Ben Huh will be joining the Y Combinator Research team for the next 6 months and will serve as YCR's first Explorer, leading the New Cities project.

Ben is an accomplished entrepreneur. He's the founder and former CEO Cheezburger, which popularized memes to the masses. He also co-founded Circa, a critically acclaimed mobile news application. 

Ben graduated Northwestern University with a B.S. in Journalism. 

Announcing New Cities