Yun is the Director of Communications at 1871, where he leads public relations, content generation, and media outreach for 1871 and its diverse community of tech companies, corporate partners, and entrepreneurs.
In addition to planning and implementing 1871’s communications strategy, Yun regularly writes and edits news releases, blogs, and feature articles to highlight the organization’s growing roster of partners and members.
Prior to his current role, Yun held the position of Communications Associate at 1871. Previously, he covered stories for the metro desk at WBEZ 91.5 FM, Chicago’s NPR affiliate, and led public relations for several major-market clients in the fintech industry. Yun received his B.A. in Journalism from Loyola University Chicago.