• People's Choice and Judges Choice, FreeVentures Accelerator: Won on FreeVentures Demo Day for Instant eSports.
  • Delta Prize, UC Berkeley Sutardja Center for Entrepeneurship and Technology: Won for most progress achieved during 3 month incubation program. (Won for Instant eSports)


  • 2nd Place, National Cyber Security Defense Competition: Multi day competitive simulation of system and network defense against real life adversaries, held in San Antonio, Texas.
  • 1st Place, Western Regional Cyber Security Defense Competition: Regional competition held in Southern California to qualify for the national championship.


  • People's Choice Award, Yo Hackathon: Yo Hackathon: Donated 2500 to Watsi by creating simplest charity campaign ever. Recieved press coverage in Business Insider and The Guardian.
  • 2nd Place, Bear Hack: Created web-connected sensor network to remotely detect hazards. System included hardware sensors and configurable alarm notifications.
  • Macy's API Prize, LAUNCH Hackathon: Built virtual Macy’s shopping assistant for Pinterest.
  • 1st Place, ABA Startup Simulator: Created demo and business plan and pitched it to a panel of judges.