The leaders of Eight have a wide range of experience in various industries and businesses. They have experience as an angel investor, a mentor, a software engineer, and a product director. They also have experience in public relations, health monitoring devices, and Caviar. In addition, they are the founder of CollegeJobConnect and the ElegantBuild company. They also have experience as a senior software engineer at Upsight, Inc. and Monkey at PlayHaven. The CEO of Eight is Staq and the co-founder is Phatsoft S.r.l. The Forbes Technology Council has recognized Eight as an official member.