Rashad Howard is a distinguished entrepreneur and philanthropist, serving as the Co-Founder and CEO of Epigen and Epigen Global UAE. He is recognized for his visionary approach to transformational leadership and his passion for guiding individuals towards making intentional and impactful choices. Rashad's life's work is centered on creating environments that foster self-discovery and self-determination, enabling people to embrace their unique genius and redefine success on their terms. He is dedicated to leaving a lasting legacy that inspires others to unlock their full potential.
With a strong educational foundation, Rashad holds a Bachelor of Science in English from the United States Air Force Academy and an MBA from the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech. His extensive expertise spans business, technology, education, and innovation, making him a versatile leader in various fields. He is the CEO of Epigen, a renowned Inc 5000 strategy consultancy specializing in professional management services, information security, technology, and SaaS. Rashad's diverse skill set includes strategy development, business scaling, innovation research, podcast design and hosting, product design, and organizational development.
Despite his corporate pursuits, Rashad remains an artist at heart. He carries his beat machine and journal with him wherever he goes, ready to draw inspiration from the world. His creative talents extend to beat making, film scoring, and lyrical expression. Rashad's unwavering belief in human potential drives his mission to inspire others to unleash their inner genius and create their own path to success.