haku hosts inaugural summit “Forward”

February 7, 2020

haku, the leading technology partner for the endurance industry, hosted its first annual summit “Forward” this week. The exclusive three-day conference, held in sunny Miami, brought together leaders from some of the world’s most storied endurance and nonprofit organizations to focus on disrupting the space and driving innovation.

With speakers ranging from Peter Rahal the founder or RXBAR, Sam Fernandez the VP of Global Sponsorships and Activations at AEG Presents, to Mike Maddock a best-selling author and accomplished entrepreneur, haku strategically identified diverse leaders to lend their expertise and knowledge to the world of endurance sports.

“We cultivated a lineup of speakers from different industries and backgrounds to inspire our industry’s leaders to think outside the box. We believe it takes different perspectives and experiences to inspire strategic growth,” said Jackie Levi, CSO of haku.

“The inaugural Forward Summit by haku was so great and informative. The speakers were dynamic and the time spent with other races in an intimate setting was priceless,” said Amy Frostick of J&A Racing.

In addition to transformative and fresh content sessions, inspiring speakers, exciting product announcements, and a sneak peek at the next evolution of the haku brand, conference attendees had the opportunity to connect with industry-leading peers and thought leaders to discuss trends, best practices, and the innovation powering the future.

“Forward gives us the ability to connect world-renowned speakers with industry leaders driving symbiotic connections that will change peoples’ careers and businesses. This is an event we look forward to hosting for years to come,” said CEO of haku, Carlos Escobar.


haku is an unparalleled technology partner that forward-thinking event organizers are working with to plan, manage, promote and sell-out their events. Through state-of-the-art technology and an all-in-one platform, world-class organizations can better plan events, track progress, engage with participants and move their events and businesses forward, all while utilizing an all-encompassing technology ecosystem. haku is trusted by organizations such as the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, Marine Corps Marathon, J&A Racing, Houston Marathon, Mercedes Benz Corporate Run, and many more.

To learn more about haku, please visit www.hakuapp.com


Jessica Butler, Director of Marketing