millennial executive. comms editrix ninja. talent acquisition hypnotist. brandjacking veteran. unpublished author. in pursuit of happiness.
Ovey Yeung founded oy&co at 16 and has had many once-in-a-lifetime opportunities during her time there. Ovey also founded and previously ran Y57, an alternative media broadcast showcasing musicians and socially engaged youth.
When not attached to her phone, you can find her playing tennis, ultimate, golf or adventuring outdoors. Ovey lives religiously by embracing the unknown. She recently gave a TEDx talk in Vancouver.
I previously worked with technology startups. I had plans to move to San Francisco for personal and career reasons that same week. I played sports year-round, played the violin and piano, and I loved hosting dinners and competitive board game nights. The accident was on the morning of Aug. 4, 2014, and I broke my pelvis and upper right arm and had a major brain injury.