Abi Mandelbaum is co-founder and CEO of YouVisit, an immersive technology company
that enables brands and organizations to engage and convert audiences through virtual reality and interactive 360° experiences. Under Mandelbaum’s leadership, YouVisit has become an industry leader, working with more than 800 clients around the world, including top brands and companies such as Mercedes-Benz, Mastercard, Swarovski, Carnival, Hilton, Starwood, Cisco, Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, Yale and Princeton. In 2016, Mandelbaum was selected as one of the Top 5 VR Innovators by Mashable.
Prior to co-founding YouVisit, Mandelbaum held influential positions at both EMC Corporation and The New York Times Company. He graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in computer science and economics from Brandeis University, where he also played on the Men’s Varsity Tennis team. In 2010, he received his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a scholar for the National Society of Hispanic MBAs, and was recently invited back to serve as part of the Entrepreneur In Residence Program.
Mandelbaum is a fervent advocate of youth entrepreneurship. When he is not working, he enjoys serving as mentor to younger generations, playing tennis, and hiking with his wife and two children. He may be reached at www.youvisit.com or via phone at 866.585.7158.