Alex Hern is an entrepreneur who has been working to help build early stage companies for many years. Most of the companies he has worked with are in the technology industry. Hern is the founder and chief executive officer of Tsunami XR, which is a company that is headquartered in San Diego, CA. He was once asked where the idea for Tsunami came from, and he responded that it started, for him, when he realized that computers were moving into a new era where they will be ran by GPUs instead of CPUs. This transition will be opening up a new market where customers will desire software apps and platforms that are compatible with a GPU.
Alex Hern focuses on improving his productivity by working on one single thing that will make his company better every day. He is a man who likes to set up goals and then accomplish them and is a believer that multitasking is a waste of time. He points to hard science to back up this claim and has also discovered for himself the value in focusing on a single task at any given time. Alex Hern brings ideas to life by spending time alone at night when everyone else is in bed. During these later hours, he is able to focus without all of the distractions that the day bring.
Alex Hern is excited about artificial intelligence and machine learning and is also interested in how cloud-based computing can improve applications that are graphics-heavy. He is curious to see the future of how all of these will assist with augmented reality. When asked what advice he might give to his younger self if this were possible, he commented that he would tell his self to take his time because life is not a sprint. Alex Hern believes that one of his best habits as an entrepreneur is to wake up early and to stay productive. As a technology enthusiast, he loves to use the software that his company creates and feels that TsunamiXR is the way of the future for collaboration projects and more.