We are a team of world-class engineers, designers, educators, and marketers — from MIT, CMU, Harvard, and RISD — in an intimate collaboration to push the boundaries of what kids' toys can truly be.
The team was challenged with bringing Woobo to life consists of many talented people across a diverse range of backgrounds.
Woobo was founded with one goal in mind: to bring children's imaginary friends to life. By using cutting-edge robotics and AI technology, we strive to provide all children with a smart companion who can talk, amuse, inspire, and grow alongside them.
Meet the Dream Team
Feng is the co-founder of Woobo and loves Woobo more than all of us...it’s true. He recently finished his Ph.D. (YAY!) in Robotics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Di is the Tech/co-founder at Woobo and is the man behind the brain of Woobo, helping make Woobo the smartest toy there is. He is finishing up his Ph.D. in Artifical Intelligence at Carnegie Mellon University.
Shen is the Lead Designer/co-founder here at Woobo. He is the dude behind the design for every prototype in these pictures! He recently graduated from Rhode Island School of Design with a degree in Industrial Design.
Graduated from Tsinghua University, Yarui has over 20 years of experience working at publicly listed companies such as Shanda and Kunlun. His expertise in product management and operations keeps the team on track to achieve important milestones.
Tz is our android guy here at Woobo and works in general on mobile development. He recently finished up his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Indiana University. Go Hooisers!
SENIOR MECHATRONICS ENGINEER
Chao can be found jumping between just about every part of Woobo’s development– hardware, mobile, backend. Chao can do it all! He received his Ph.D. from University of South Carolina in Mechanical Engineering.
Lead Content Developer (Chinese Market)
Susana is our amazing content developer and researcher with a background in psychology. She recently graduated from Harvard Graduate School of Education with an Ed.M. in Human Psychology and Development.
LEAD CONTENT DEVELOPER
Katherine is our content expert and loves Woobo’s LED ears! She recently graduated from Harvard Graduate School of Education with an Ed.M. in Technology, Innovation, & Education.
Christine loves stories and storytelling with Woobo! She recently earned her EdM from the Technology, Innovation, and Education program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, where she focused on studying children's media and playful learning.
Our Amazing Animator Adrianna just loves making Woobo laugh with silly jokes! She recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s degree in 3D Animation.
BUSINESS STRATEGY MANAGER
Kelly is responsible for strategic partnerships and business development at Woobo. Prior to that, she was working in corporate development at a voice AI company and she also spent couple of years in finance before that. She graduated from St. John's University with a degree in Actuarial Science.
From the graphics that adorn Woobo’s social media to Woobo’s World on the toy, Kaitlyn’s evocative designs are what make Woobo so captivating. Graduated from RISD, she measures her success in terms of the smiles her design puts on children’s face.
CUSTOMER CARE COORDINATOR
With a love of learning and technology, Erin loves helping customers with all that Woobo has to offer! She most admires the dedication and creativity that the team uses to enhance Woobo every day.
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198 River Street, Cambridge, MA 02139 United States