CaseIT 2016 Organizing Committee
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    Moses To – Chair

    MosesMoses is a fifth year student at Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business. He is concentrating in Management Information Systems and Marketing, with a Certificate in Business Technology management. This is his fourth year at CaseIT, starting in 2013 as Marketing & Media Executive, moving to become Director of Technology in 2014, and then Director of Operations in 2015. Apart from school, he enjoys snowboarding, hiking and browsing web-design & architecture blogs. Moses is honoured and excited to build on the experiences of his last three years and chair CaseIT in its 13th year.

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    Tiffany Fong – Vice-Chair

    TiffanyTiffany is currently concentrating in Finance and Human Resources at the Beedie School of Business. This is her fourth year with CaseIT after her role as Team Host in 2013, Sponsorship Executive in 2014, Director of University of Relations 2015 and now Vice Chair of Internal Operations. Alongside with CaseIT, Tiffany is also on the Organizing Committee with BASS FROSH as Senior Advisor. Currently, she is on a co-op term as the Student Engagement Office Project Manager at the Beedie School of Business and works part time at TD Canada Trust as a Customer Service Representative. Tiffany is excited to make new connections and memories while hosting another successful year of CaseIT.
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    Sunny Kim – Vice Chair

    SunnySunny’s is currently finishing her Political Science Degree with a Business Minor. This is her fourth year as a part of the CaseIT OC, beginning her journey as a Team Host, Director of Entertainment and Hospitality, and the Director of Public Relations last year. Sunny’s involvement in CaseIT has immensely contributed to her personal and professional growth. Aside from school, Sunny is currently working at Aritzia as a Marketing Intern and is an avid volunteer on SFU Campus through organizations such as Young Women in Business (YWiB). She foresees another successful year with the new, innovative, and most importantly, hard-working team of CaseIT 2016.
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    Zachary Chua – Director of Administration

    ZacharyZachary is currently a third-year student in the Beedie School of Business pursuing a concentration in Management Information Systems (MIS) and Operations Management. Through his experiences with CaseIT, Zachary is eager to learn more about the MIS industry and the nature of case competitions all while developing necessary skills to succeed in project management and events planning. Aside from CaseIT, Zachary is also involved in the Beedie Community as a trainee on JDC West’s MIS team as he hopes to join next year’s team as an official competitor. Zachary is an outgoing individual who loves to make people laugh through his impersonations of various cartoon characters and fellow friends. In his spare time, Zachary follows all things basketball and loves to stay active by playing sports and going to the gym, while playing online games to relax. He is beyond excited to be a part of this year’s team at CaseIT and looks to make this year’s competition the best one yet.

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    Bruce Beh – Director of Technology

    BruceOriginally a Communications & Business student from Calgary, Alberta, Bruce moved to Vancouver, BC just under two years ago and is now in his last year at Simon Fraser University’s Interactive Arts + Technology Program with a Business Minor. As a Director of Technology in CaseIT 2016 he is looking to expand on his experience in the world of design and build networks and relationships between Business and Design students. Outside the world of school he is an avid hockey fan and cheers for his home team the Calgary Flames, but we’ve been told he is also a secret Canucks fan. On his time off he enjoys exploring new places around the city to satisfy his craving as an “amateur photographer”.
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    Edwy Woo – Director of Marketing & Media

    EdwyEdwy is a design student from the School of Interactive Arts and Technology program at SFU. Accompanied with a minor in business, he strives to create designs that are aesthetically refined with purposeful impact. Having been part of CaseIT since 2014, his passion for collaboration, branding, and networking has brought him back as the Creative Director for the second year. This year, he and his team will give CaseIT a visual overhaul and rebrand – refining CaseIT’s image as an organization that stands for innovation and excellence. Apart from CaseIT, Edwy loves to work on other design mediums ranging from physical print exhibitions to digital web interfaces. He enjoys cafe-vibe productivity, cleverly designed products, the colour orange, and is looking forward to gain new perspective during his exchange in Europe next year. Above all, Edwy is truly excited to meet the diverse group of bright and talented competitors from around the world.
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    Edward Chen – Marketing & Media Executive

    EdwardEdward is in his final year of study at the School of Interactive Arts & Technology program pursuing a concentration in Design. This year is his first year with CaseIT and he hopes to give it his all to craft strong branding and visuals.  He brings with him expertise in user experience design, research, photography, and graphic design. Edward developed his strengths from past co-op internships at large tech companies, Blackberry and Microsoft doing UX Design and research. He loves surrounding himself in an environment where he can be inspired and also inspire others, appreciating each other’s contribution. He believes in strong work ethics, collaboration, and a desire to learn. He enjoys being in the creative process of projects and watching it grow. That being said, Edward is excited and ready to tackle the challenges with his talented team this year.
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    Maheen Sohail – Marketing & Media Executive

    MaheenMaheen is in her fourth year in the School of Interactive Arts +Technology at SFU, with the hopes of completing a minor in Business as well. Currently, she works at Electronic Arts as a User Experience Designer, and works as a Freelance designer and videographer on the side. Her love of design, motion graphics and project management, has motivated her to step out of her comfort zone and use CaseIT as an outlet to grow both as a designer, as well as a global citizen. When she’s not working, you’ll find Maheen biking or hiking, binge watching TV Shows, or eating Sushi. Since it’s her second time in CaseIT, Maheen truly understands the impact CaseIt can have on its participants, sponsors and volunteers. She looks forward to using her design knowledge and student engagement passion to spread CaseIT globally. She is ecstatic to be working alongside this year’s amazing team, and can not wait to meet all the teams joining us in early 2016!
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    Solomon Hsu – Director of Photography

    SolomonSolomon is a fifth year student at SFU, studying interactive arts and technology. Keen on telling better stories, he developed a passion for photography, and a deeper understanding of design and film developed alongside his journey to keep learning. Having shot a variety of events and dabbled in a multitude of photographic genres, he joins CaseIt 2016 this year as the director of photography, working closely alongside the creative journey of CaseIt 2016 to bring the brand to life over the next few months. Outside of school, he is a digital producer at Teekay shipping in Vancouver, where he does more of the same, working to tell better stories through media and design.
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    Tiana Low – Director of Entertainment & Hospitality

    TianaTiana is in her fifth year at the Beedie School of Business, concentrating in Management Information Systems and Operations Management, while pursuing the Business Technology Management certificate. She has developed her leadership, facilitation, and management skills by being an avid volunteer at SFU.

    This is her third year back at CaseIT, as she was previously Team Host then Entertainment and Hospitality Executive and is now thrilled to join again as the Director of Entertainment and Hospitality. Besides CaseIT, Tiana is a part of PMI’s new Project Management Apprenticeship Program in which she hopes to gain professional industry knowledge to help guide her with career decisions.

    In the future, Tiana hopes to either work for a non-profit organization, as she loves organizing fundraisers, or in the technology industry, as she has an interest of bridging the gap between technology and business. Through CaseIT, she has the opportunity to gain valuable project management experience, create new relationships, and build stronger networks with industry professionals. She is excited to see what CaseIT 2016 has to offer!

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    Cyrus Wong – Entertainment & Hospitality Executive

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    Cyrus is in his third year at the Beedie School of Business concentrating in Human Resources and Management Information Systems. He is also passionate about Marketing and Entrepreneurship, and recently co-founded the start-up business, CampusPack.         This is Cyrus’ second year on the CaseIT organizing committee, and definitely not his last. Although he won’t be hosting a team this year, he is still beyond excited to meet all of the CaseIT 2016 participants, and embark in new friendships and relations. In his spare time, he likes to YouTube, play board games, and watch anything related to Gordon Ramsey.
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    Charn Nanray – Director of Sponsorship

    CharnCharn is a fifth year student at Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business. She is concentrating in Marketing with a minor in Communications. This is Charn’s first year on the CaseIT organizing committee and she is excited to meet new people and build her project management skills. Alongside CaseIT, Charn is a Program Coordinator at Elite Mentors Association where she runs the Future Entrepreneurs and Leaders Program. Outside of school, Charn enjoys cooking, musical exhibitions, and practicing her spanish language skills. After graduation Charn would like to travel and explore Asia. She is thrilled to be a part of CaseIT and is looking forward to sharing this enthusiasm with potential sponsors.
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    Susan Ma – Sponsorship Executive

    SusanSusan is currently in her second year at Beedie School of Business and is planning to concentrate in Accounting and Management Information Systems. After being a team host in CaseIT 2015, she is glad to be back on the CaseIT team as a sponsorship executive. Aside from CaseIT, Susan is also currently involved with the Accounting Student Association as the Director of Internal Relations and enjoys competing in case competitions. In her spare time, she enjoys playing badminton, watching movies and spending time with her friends. Being raised in Vancouver, she also has a passion for the great outdoors and especially enjoys trips to the beach. Susan is excited to see the new experiences CaseIT 2016 will bring for her this year!
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    Ginny Hsiang – Sponsorship Executive

    GinnyGinny is a second year student at Simon Fraser University, majoring in business and minoring in international studies. Although this is her first year with CaseIT, she enjoys the learning process and working with her team to bring this event to life. Currently, she is also a BASS FROSH leader and a member of the JDCW debate team. In her first year, she was involved with Enactus SFU, as a presenter on the nationals team and workshop coordinator for Hunger Actions. Ginny also volunteers her time to grow YoutHatch, a community program encouraging youth to become involved with salmon rearing activities and stream preservation. Outside of school, you can find her at the gym or at a coffee shop, sketching and listening to music. She is very excited for these upcoming months, as she works hard to help make CaseIT 2016 an unforgettable event!
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    Saba Ghodrat-Zadeh – Sponsorship Executive

    SabaSaba is a third year student at the Beedie School of Business, concentrating in Operations Management and Management Information Systems. In addition, she is also pursuing  a certificate in Business Analytics Decision Making to gain skills in data mining and process analysis. This is her first year on the CaseIT organizing committee, but she looks forward to being involved in the committee for years to come. Through her sales experience, Saba recognized her interest in operational efficiency, and looks forward to enhancing those skills as a Junior Business Analyst this year on co-op.  She looks forward to meeting all the competitors participating in CaseIT this year!
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    Flora Yang – Director of University Relations

    FloraFlora is in her fourth year at the Beedie School of Business concentrating in Marketing and Management Information Systems, she also hopes to pursue a certificate in Business Analytics and Decision Making upon graduation. Having been a part of CaseIT 2014 as a Sponsorship Executive, Flora knew she had to come back to experience the event again and continue meeting all of the wonderful competitors and coaches attending. In addition to CaseIT, Flora is keeping herself busy as she prepares to compete at JDC West 2016 while growing her love for marketing as a Marketing Teaching Assistant and as a Marketing Coordinator at a local start-up that designs planners and stationery. Her passion for stationery is proven with her endless to-do list notepads and weekly schedules hand written out.  Apart from school, Flora enjoys exploring new and old cities by indulging in local delicacies and famous eats. Flora is excited to be on the Organizing Committee again and is beyond thrilled to make even more memories and connections at another successful year of CaseIT.
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    Gianna Wu – University Relations Executive

    GiannaGianna is a third year student at the Beedie School of Business concentrating in Management Information Systems and Human Resources Management. She was a Team Host for CaseIT 2015 and is returning this year as a University Relations Executive. In addition to CaseIT, Gianna is involved with YWiB as the Executive of External Relations. Outside of school, Gianna enjoys pandas, getting lost, and eating the variety of cuisines Vancouver has to offer. She is looking forward to another exciting and memorable year with CaseIT 2016 and meeting top business students from around the world.