Los Angeles has continued to make a name in the global scene due to a record of start-up companies and multibillion technology companies. Some of the most notable entrepreneurs and entertainers live in Los Angeles include Elon Musk, Nicole Silveira, Roberta Inez, just to name a few. The ingenious work of these people spans from an expanding ecosystem of start-ups, diverse connections in the entertainment industry, and the consumer-centric infrastructure. Indeed, LA is a hotbed of all of the above, and as it shall be elucidated later. Ophir Tanz is a local entrepreneur (since he was born and raised in LA) who started his business at the age of 25 years.
He founded Pearl, an artificial intelligence company that focuses on the dental category. Currently, he works as the CEO of Pearl. Other notable successes in his portfolio including founding GumGum, an advertising platform. Before launching GumGum, Ophir was one of the founders of Mojungle.com, a mobile-media sharing platform sold to Shozu.com.
Portrait of Ophir Tanz. Pearl.com