Lee Hnetinka is CEO & Co-Founder at WunWun Inc.
His most recent company, WunWun, an on-demand delivery service, seeks to be “On-demand Delivery from Every Place in Your City.”
Prior to WunWun, in 2009 Lee started his first company out of Highschool disrupting the vacation rental market.
WunWun was Co-Founded by the current CEO Lee Hnetinka. Lee is also Head of Operations and Head of UX/UI at WunWun. WunWun is a company that offers on-demand delivery, they seek to bring you “On-Demand Delivery from Every Place in Your City.” WunWun has been featured on many different reputable news stations such as Bloomberg, News 12, and Fox.Lee Hnetinka explains the business model and services WunWun provides. Lee has also spoken at many events, such as “The Future of Retail: Social Media Week 2014,” as well as the “Columbia Startup Conference 2014.” Lee Hnetinka started a company in high school in 2006 that disrupted the vacation retail market. Lee continued operating his vacationing company while simultaneously attending the University of Buffalo. He graduated the University of Buffalo Management School in 2009 with a Degree in Marketing. Lee Hnetinka’s first company began with his passion for cars when he was just 14 years old. His business was a mobile car detailing company that Lee started while attending high school. He quickly found out that physical labor was not the kind of work for him but he wanted to continued to pursue his passion for entrepreneurship. Lee took on the task of teaching himself how to design and build custom websites to help market the companies he had been creating. Lee appreciates minimalist design on everything he’s created. You can see an example of this minimalist design on the WunWun website and app. This design lends itself to the one of a kind seamless and intuitive user experience WunWun is known for. Lee Hnetinka is the youngest of his three brothers. He currently resides in the New York City area. Lee loves the outdoors and enjoys hiking and running. On any given morning, you can find Lee running along one of New York’s great parks with his dog, a Pit/Lab mix named Charlie. Lee is a foodie and enjoys trying different types of Mexican food, wine, bourbon, coffee and tea. Lee also appreciates an action packed movie, a fan of the Bond films since his father introduced them to him as a child. Lee’s favorite vacation spot is in Nassau, Bahamas. Lee Hnetinka participates in various charity organizations where he enjoys leading and organizing fundraising events. Lee’s company actively participates in Generation NXT which is an organization that donates their talents, time and energy to raise funds for several different causes such as: Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer, Autism Speaks, THANC Foundation for Thyroid Head & Neck Cancer as well as Partners In Health.
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