Yomi Toba is the CEO and Co-founder of YT Advisors a Saint Louis based consulting and software Development Company. Mr Toba is responsible for managing the company, formulating and executing long-term strategies and interacting with clients, employees and other stakeholders. With over a decade of industry experience, Yomi has a deep expertise running software operations, creating partnerships with third party vendors and delivering on technical goals.
Yomi began his leadership experience in software as the co-founder and CTO of Lockerdome — a social media advertising platform. After founding the company, and building it’s initial software development team, the company went on to raise over 18M dollars in venture capital, establishing partnerships with leading media companies nationwide.
Yomi acted as CTO and co-founder to a second venture funded company — Push-up Social an online social community and social media aggregator. The company subsequently raised 1M dollars in seed money, hired a small team of software developers and engineers and were early disrupters providing social media widgets to small to medium-sized companies.
Yomi is a passionate mentor and sits on the Advisor board of multiple Saint Louis start up companies, providing valuable insight on preventable pitfalls to avoid as a young company. He has lectured on business and technical topics at Washington University in Saint Louis, Square One at CET, and Saint Louis University.