Join us for the Spring Solidarity Dinner this Tuesday, April 17th from 6-8pm. , Come for an evening of dinner and conversation with Nicodemus Madehdou, founder and CEO of JumpButton Studio. Mr. Madehdou began developing apps and video games while he was a high school student in Philadelphia and continues to engage his passion for technology to meet the needs of people around him in his community. Prepare to be inspired! $5 for the evening of innovation and justice!
Nicodemus Madehdou is a 2016 high school graduate from New Foundations Charter School where his career path began through his involvement with service learning projects and leadership opportunities within the school. He co-founded JumpButton Studio in 2012, an entertainment company focused on producing and developing products that inspire change while educating individuals through easy to consume animated shorts known as Curiosity180 - Let's Talk About It. He now functions as the CEO of JumpButton Studio and has represented the company twice at the White House to be recognized for his company’s mission to create a positive impact on the community. JumpButton Studio was also nominated and awarded in two categories at the 2017 Philly Geek Awards for Media Project of the Year and Dev Project of the Year.
Nicodemus was also honored as a “Who’s Next” by BillyPenn in Philadelphia, listed as a “2017 Young Futurist” by TheRoot, and titled a “Leader on the Fast Track” by the Entertainment Software Association. Geared to succeed and motivate others to start their journey at a young age, Nicodemus Madehdou continues to build great relationships and long friendships. In his free time, Nicodemus coaches his high school’s track team, assistant coach for their Wrestling team and advises the Digital Media Program. He also likes to unwind with some Checkers and Netflix.