About Me

Ash Kumra is a community builder, global speaker, meditation coach and national radio show host recognized twice by the White House as “an entrepreneur making an impact.” In 2010 he was awarded the EMPACT 100 award from the White House and afterwards worked with Steve Case/White House backed Startup America to help launch entrepreneurship programs all across California. His media credits include Sony, Forbes, Huffington Post, Wall Street Journal, and Entrepreneur magazine.

Ash help create entrepreneurship movement YOUNGRY for millennials, women and inclusive entrepreneurs. YOUNGRY was the first company to complete a title III/reg cf deal on investment platform Republic. Ash also serves on UC Irvine’s Beall Center for Entrepreneurship, Startup Grind OC and Newport Beach Foundation.

Ash has a passion to help entrepreneurs, and professionals be more purpose driven using meditation, peak performance and mindfulness. He has spoken across the globe to over 10,000 and interviewed over 500 luminaries including including Dr. OZ,  FitBody Boot Camp CEO, Bedros Keulian and Dr. Drew.

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Leadership Highlights:

Co-Founder and CEO (June 2016 – Present)

YOUNGRY™ is a movement and mentor platform for entrepreneurs “Young In Spirit, Hungry In Ambition” to succeed. My role as co-founder includes building a national movement of early stage entrepreneurs and mentors across North America. Forbes Media Profile: http://bit.ly/2mqmmwA .

ProFinder Influencer And Business Consultant (January 2017 to Present)
Awarded by Linkedin Best of 2017 award for consulting and advisory work. Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/profinder/pro/ashkumra.

Speaker and Mindset Coach (March 2012 to Present)

I have spoken to over 10,000 people and has been cited in 100’s of articles including Forbes Magazine, Huffington Post, American Express Forum, Entrepreneur Magazine, Startup America/Up Global, LA Times, OC Register, Tedx & White House. Media Reel: https://youtu.be/BtqXWACAKB8

Radio Show Host And Producer (September 2016 to Present)

Run one of the largest weekly entrepreneur radio shows in Southern California for past two years  interviewing successful entrepreneurs, investors and influencers to help early stage entrepreneurs thrive. Tech Coast Angels President Grant Van Cleve Interview: http://bit.ly/2GPPcj8 .

Board Member, Beall Center for Entrepreneurship (January 2016 to Present)

Our mission is to inspire innovation and entrepreneurship for the 21st century.

Business Book Author (January 2017 to Present)

Morgan James Publishing has grown from publishing 6 books per year to publishing an average of 150 front list titles each year, over with a backlist of over 2,000 titles. Best selling authors have included Brendon Burchard, Jeff Walker, Russell Brunson and the global best selling series “Guerrilla Marketing” by Jay Levinson. I am launching a book called the “Movement Economy”.

California Statewide Leader (January 2012 to January 2015)

A movement by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs – launched January 31, 2011, at the White House to help inspire and celebrate entrepreneurs, their firms and the people that join them. I was part of the founding California team and helped create programs that impacted thousands of businesses.

White House Speech: http://bit.ly/2pzAjt9 .