Benny grew up in Bayside, Queens. He currently works as a software engineer building out data driven platforms and tools using cloud technologies for Fortune 500 companies.
Benny is also the founder of Squarevibe, a mobile app development firm, and BennyTan.Net, a web and SEO solution service provider. Most notably, his work has been featured on the Top Charts on the AppStore and the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2016. He also won the Zahn Social Innovation Prize for developing a mobile platform that connects and monitors family's health via wearable devices.
He is currently teaching technology classes at The Austin Space Technology Academy, including the iOS course and Amazon Alexa skill course.