Who we are
What we are crazy about
Fronto began with a really simple idea: Your smartphone screen can be smarter.
By revolutionizing the front of your phone,
we make brands, news and other important information more accessible.
Meet the team
Chief Executive Officer
Luke is a creative and out of box thinker. In his undergrad days, he was a long haired hippie that could be found on campus playing the guitar. Though his photos of those days have not been unveiled, his innovative ideas embody that free spirit. As such, he is a born techie and has taken his passion for technology into his professional life. His experience encompasses roles across the spectrum in the tech world, including product manager, web designer, marketing manager, management consultant and product strategist. Prior to joining Fronto, he worked at Amazon, Oliver Wyman, Wimdu and several early stage start-ups. Luke graduated cum laude from Seoul National University with a Bachelor of Arts in art history and business administration and completed his M.B.A. at University of California, Berkeley.
Vice President of Sales
Kelly is a force of nature and once he gets going you’ll have a hard time finding or stopping him. He grew up in over 11 different cities and is a foodie at heart who can be found raving about his favorite foods like a tasty andouille sausage, amazing Chicago steakhouses and mouth-watering burritos from the Mission district in San Francisco. His passion for cooking, traveling and meeting new people all translates to the jack-of-all-trades personality he brings to the workplace. In the past, he’s successfully worked in the fields of marketing, management, sales and strategy at companies including JetBlue, Location Labs, PlayHaven, SAP and other early/mid-stage startups. Kelly earned a Bachelor of Arts in Science, Technology, and Society from Stanford University.
Jorge is a unique individual whose talent lies in his creative approach to products. As a passionate academic, he innately thinks up new ideas and provides killer insight. He graduated Summa Cum Laude at University of Chile in Industrial Engineering. Additionally, he earned a master’s degree in Computer Science at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, where he had several papers published in Ubiquitous Computing. On his free time, Jorge enjoys playing the guitar and catching his favorite soccer team play. Go Universidad de Chile!
Fronto Dev Team Leader
Khurt was born in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia and spent most of his life in Berlin. He’s acquired a unique vantage of the world and brings an unmatched diversity and value to the team as a developer. Rounding out his life experiences, he has a background in teaching, consulting and freelance development of apps for Android, iOS, and websites and optimization of back-end systems. Today, he is one of the youngest Team Leaders at NBT Partners in Seoul, South Korea. Khurt earned his Bachelor’s degree at TU-Berlin in technical computer science prior to moving to Korea to earn his Master’s degree in computer science at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. As a hobby, he loves taking photography.
Fronto is the U.S. arm of NBT Partners, the inventor of lock screen advertising and developer of Cashslide.
Since its establishment in November 2012, Cashslide has been ranked #1 among dozens of competitors,
recording 2 million daily active users and 9 million accumulated downloads in Korea alone.
Following amazing success in Korea we expanded into the Japanese and Chinese app markets
– and now we proudly present to mobile users in the U.S. a brand new Fronto.