Jason Jang is writer, professor and the founder of online & mobile travel business in Korea.
He was a Chief Marketing Officer of Zuji Korea (Nextour) which is the first online travel company in Korea during 2001.
After successful acquisition was done with Zuji, he left his first venture join brand new e-commerce company called “Coupang” in Korea & US.
Coupang is established in 2010 and successfully raised fund total sum of USD600million from few poplar venture capital companies like Sequoia Capital, Maverick, Altos etc. Coupang has exceed total $1billion sales transaction in 2013 with over 70% of sales coming from mobile.
In 2014, he has also founded one of last-min mobile local&travel commerce business called “Saletonight” in Korea and raised $2million from Tourbaksa and YelloMobile.
He is also passionate travel book writer as well as professor of travel & tourism study at Han-yang University in Seoul, South Korea.
Tourbaksa & Sale Tonight