Suzy Ryoo

Venture Partner VP Technology & Innovation
Atom Factory & Cross Culture Ventures

Suzy lives and breathes convergence, embracing all things technology, entertainment and culture. She is responsible for identifying/evaluating new investment opportunities, managing Atom Factory's diverse portfolio of 70+ startups, and facilitating "artist x startup" technology partnerships. In a prior life, Suzy led innovations and emerging platforms for Fortune 100 brands like Warner Bros. Pictures at global media agency OMD. As Head of VC@OMD, she led the company's early-stage startup/venture initiatives for collaboration, cross-education & introduction of early monetization strategies or first-to-market partnerships with brands. Passionate about community, diversity & mentorship, Ryoo is a regular speaker, guest lecturer and advisor to organizations such as South Los Angeles non-profit Urban TXT (Teens Exploring Technology), the UCLA Riordan Programs, and the USC Marshall Career Advantage Program.

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