Babak joined the Design Machine Group (DMG) in September 2002 as a graduate student. His undergraduate degree is in Business Administration with a specialty in Finance from California State University at Northridge. His diverse educational and technical background has allowed hin to experience and work in many exciting and different industries. But the two constants that he has always enjoyed in life have been computers and art. He joined the DMG team in hopes of working with both simultaneously. He completed his thesis in December, 2004.