Arjun Mehta

Arjun Mehta

Co-founder and CEO of the startup, Trakfire

Arjun Mehta is a young entrepreneur who is Co-founder and CEO of the startup, Trakfire, which focuses on allowing music consumers to more easily discover emerging artists. Investors include Troy Carter, Jimmy Iovine, and WeTransfer. Prior to that, Arjun was a Co-founder and CEO of Stoodle.org, which merged with CK12 Foundation in June 2012. His team built the first HTML5-powered (mobile/tablet compatible) virtual classroom consisting of a real-time, collaborative whiteboard + voice + text communication tool, and offered it for free. Arjun was also a contributing writer for Hypetrak.com, popular music publication by Hypebeast. He is also co-director of sponsorships for USC Concerts Committee. Arjun is currently a junior in the inaugural class of Jimmy Iovine’s & Dr. Dre’s Academy for the Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation at University of Southern California, where he is completing a multi-disciplinary program in product design, coding, and business.