Rand Abou Ras, is a UX/UI designer and the co-founder & CEO of uCast - an online marketplace for Podcasters and Advertisers to launch profitable Ad campaigns in minutes. She earned her BComm at Ryerson University majoring in Entrepreneurship & Strategy and spent her short career working with over 40 tech startups at world-renowned incubators such as the DMZ, SDZ, and others. Rand decided to pursue her dream of building a tech startup after graduating during the pandemic and saw the struggles that many creators were facing. This is when her and her co-founder started building uCast. A couple of things about me. Her passion for improving the podcasting space comes from being a Podcaster herself discussing topics that are important to Generation Z.