Relationships are Everything

Phil holding up a magazine

Our mission is to help students meet interesting alumni and hear their stories.

It’s about meeting incredible people, hearing their stories, and building meaningful relationships.

Beangelo siting on the food truck
Food truck at Like A Girl event
the homi team
Phil talking to people at MSP event

the team

Homi is my way of helping people find amazing mentors, like the ones who have shaped my life.

Philip Xiao

CEO

I believe a meaningful relationship is one of the most important things a person can have.

Jiatao Cheng

CTO

Homi has given me the opportunity to use my skills and make a real impact.

Aamir Peeran

Director of Growth

When I joined Homi, I was unsure of my career path. Now I have a passion.

John Garner

Full Stack Developer

I want to give people a means to connect and build relationships with others.

Christopher Atkinson

Full Stack Developer

With Homi, I combined my passions for business and healthcare to create a community for people in medicine.

Pooja Athalye

Health Sciences Lead

The people I meet through Homi have more to teach me than my professors do.

Madison Bowes

Social Media Lead

I joined Homi to meet cool people, learn from their stories, and develop skills that I can't get at a desk job.

Mallory Adamson

Social Media Lead

investors

I met

Brad

who also

went to Carleton

.

We

met up in Greenwich

together and

he opened the doors

to insurance investment banking

.

Now

I know I don't want

To be an investment banker!

.

Brad Norholm

CEO, Starwood Energy

I met

Jay

who also

went to Carleton

.

We

worked on the Athletic Initiative

together and

I got to hear how

he built his career

.

Now

he's advising us on how

to scale an engineering team

.

Jay Bozicevich

CTO & Sr. VP in Financial Services

I met

Tim

who also

Plays tennis

.

We

paired in a doubles tournament

together and

he showed me that

Wall Street is about more than suits

.

Now

we play in the same

tournament every year

.

Tim Drane

Angel Investor

I met

Spike

who also

.

We

together and

.

Now

.

Spike Rickert

Managing Director, Piper Jaffray

I met

Cathy

who also

went to Carleton

.

We

talked investment banking

together and

got to hear about

her time at Morgan Stanley

.

Now

I've committed 5% of what

I make from Homi to Carleton

.

Cathy James

Director, Enterprise Assets

I met

Jim

who also

Plays tennis

.

We

ate and played tennis

together and

I got to learn

about commercial real estate

.

Now

we swap tennis lessons

for business lessons

.

Jim Soderberg

CEO, SAS

I met

Rishi

who also

plays tennis

.

We

explored Chicago restaurants

together and

I got to be an

usher at his wedding

.

Now

he's one of my closest

friends and mentors.

.

Rishi Vij

CEO, Vantage Point Partners

I met

Lisa

who also

.

We

together and

.

Now

.

Lisa Wagner

I met

Todd

who also

.

We

together and

.

Now

.

Todd Wagner

advisors

I met

Mike

who also

plays tennis

.

We

played doubles

together and

I gave him some

tangerines from my grove

.

Now

I'm a tenant in

the building he owns

.

Mike Marinovich

Senior VP, CBRE

I met

Uri

who also

Loves good food

.

We

researched food trucks

together and

I hosted a charity

fundraiser at his home

.

Now

he is a role

model & mentor

.

Uri Camarena

Business Consultant, MEDA

I met

David

who also

Knows Alex

.

We

spent 2 months in New York

together and

I was inspired to

build my own company

.

Now

advises us on growth,

fundraising, and people

.

David Lipa

Founder, Preferred Return