Leadership - Cuong Dang


Cuong’s career has afforded him opportunities to work with Fortune 1000 brands, plays critical roles in product launches (UX lead at DNN software), and publishes an e-book with WROX (a Wiley brand) on DNN & web standards. An accomplished speaker, he has presented at conferences throughout the US and abroad on topics surrounding user experience design.

Cuong is often excited about the marriage of design and technology. He co-founded Enliven, a UX-focused digital technology consultancy, with a goal to create a company that focuses on building meaningful software projects that empower people to work smarter and be more efficient. As Enliven’s CEO, Cuong’s responsible for overall business strategy and serves as team lead on user experience and design projects. No matter the task at hand, Cuong is constantly seeking ways to carry out his passion for designing software that improves the way we live, work, and play.

In 2015, Cuong was awarded as Young Alumni from Maryville University and Diverse Business Leader from the St. Louis Business Journal.

He currently serves as the Vice President of Asian American Chamber of Commerce in St. Louis to help creating commercial ties between local businesses and Vietnam. Cuong also serves on the board of CEO Club Vietnam and a Co-Chair of Maryville University National Leadership Council.

Our vision is to be instrumental in connecting Asian American businesses and organizations in the St. Louis region as well as positioning this region to be internationally competitive.