Duke founded TravelBank to make expense and travel management easier and more efficient for business professionals worldwide. In the rare occasion Duke is not working, you can find him playing pickup basketball, biking the hills of San Francisco, or skiing the slopes of Breckenridge.
Duke provides thought leadership, serves as a chief evangelist and is an active angel investor. He is a frequent speaker at industry events and conferences throughout the country including Digital East, South by Southwest, and the MIT Enterprise Forum.
He has been widely recognized for his efforts in pioneering innovation and has been named to Fast Company’s Fast 50, Washington Business Journal’s 40 under 40, the CIT Gap 50, Washington Techway’s Top Technology Executives, SmartCEO magazine’s Smart100, the Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business, Washingtonian Magazine’s Power 150 and Bisnow Media’s ‘Top 35 under 35 Entrepreneur’ in the Washington, DC region.
Prior to TravelBank, Duke founded Parature, a customer support solution acquired by Microsoft in 2014 and utilized by millions of end users in diverse industries from government and higher education to gaming and interactive media.