Find Your Market First - Startup Essentials

Updated: Oct 29, 2021


Jason Sherman

Hey everyone! Jason Sherman here, strap on your boots. In today's podcast episode of The Startup Journey, I am talking to Lucas Liu of INFI. How are you doing Lucas?


Lucas Liu

Hey, hello! I am very good, thanks, Jason.


Jason Sherman

What does INFI actually stand for?


Lucas Liu

INFI stands for, it reflects a core of our product. It is Intelligent, Integrated, and Flexible.


Jason Sherman

Cool! I like that.


Lucas Liu

Yeah.


Jason Sherman

So, after you got your Ph.D. in computer engineering, you managed a restaurant in Chicago’s Chinatown, right? And this is where you had your aha! moment. Where you realized I could do something better. I can fix the restaurant industry.


So, tell me a little bit about the journey from getting your Ph.D. to working in Chinatown and then having your idea.


Starting the entrepreneurial journey


Lucas Liu

So, while I was studying, I was always trying to do something entrepreneurial, I always admired all those great entrepreneurs. And while I was in school, I got the opportunity to run a restaurant with my friends in Chinatown.