Joe BayenMeet Joe Bayen. He studied at Santa Monica College and the University of Miami, and now he runs a successful business with a mission to help U.S. college students develop sound financial understanding. He also mentors aspiring entrepreneurs.

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  • Attended Santa Monica College and the University of Miami and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business Administration – International Finance and Marketing
  • Currently, the Founder and CEO of Lenny Bike, a Santa Monica-based bike sharing service which focuses on delivering a sustainable and affordable mode of transportation to students while helping them build credit
  • Working to deliver solutions to help students start their post-collegiate careers on a stronger financial footing
  • Board member of the MBA program at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles
  • Mentor at the Founder Institute, which recruits mentors who have built or led technology businesses to lead weekly training sessions for aspiring entrepreneurs




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