Stephen Meade

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Stephen Meade
Alma materUniversity of Missouri–Kansas City
Years active1996 - present
Known forFounding BigBamboo LLC, MagMo, Virtual Sellers, and FOMOEX

Stephen Meade is an American business executive, strategic adviser and entrepreneur. Founder of Bigbamboo LLC, MagMo, Virtual Sellers, and FOMOEX. He has created and run nine companies.[1]


Meade graduated from the University of Missouri–Kansas City with a bachelor's degree in Business and Marketing.[citation needed] He spent six years in financial services and in 1996, started his first internet company called Virtual Sellers.[2] VirtualSellers was an e-commerce based transaction processing system, which was sold in 1999.[3]

In his business capacity, Meade was named TCVN's FastPitch Winner for his work with My WetRock in March 2011.[4] My WetRock is a consumer product that saves water by reducing the amount of wasted water when flushing toilets.[5] As of 2015, Meade was Chairman at BigBamboo LLC, a holding company that incubates start-up companies.[6] Stephen Meade founded FOMOEX with David Hung, where, as of 2021, he serves as the Chairman.[7]

Meade has been a panel moderator and speaker at several events and universities.[6][8] He has served as a mentor to the Founder Institute, a entrepreneur training and startup launch program, and participated in Opportunity Green.[9][10]


  1. ^ Upper Street Marketing Inc. (28 March 2014). "Upper Street Marketing Inc. Announces First Acquisition of MagMo, Inc" (Press release). Yahoo News. Retrieved 12 February 2015 – via Marketwired.
  2. ^ "Attend the Sea/la chapter meeting, Monday February 25th, 2013 from 6pm-8pm". Academics for Social Entrepreneurship. 20 February 2013. Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 27 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Corporate". Upper Street Marketing. Archived from the original on 2015-06-13. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  4. ^ "March Forum FastPitch Winner: Stephen Meade, My Wet Rock, LLC". TCVN. 29 March 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-11-21. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  5. ^ "My WetRock". Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  6. ^ a b "Stephen Meade". Voice America. Retrieved 12 February 2015.
  7. ^ "An Innovative Mining System Disrupts the Industry". (Press release). Retrieved 2022-07-04.
  8. ^ "The BullsEye Guy Speaker's Kit". 12 February 2020. Retrieved 12 February 2020.
  9. ^ Greechan, Jonathan (5 October 2012). "Great #Startup Mentors Confirmed for the San Diego Founder Institute". Founder Institute. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  10. ^ "Opportunity Green Business Conference 2010 Speakers". Opportunity Green. Archived from the original on 2013-04-05. Retrieved 4 March 2015.