About Us

The People Behind Lalo

We created Lalo as a place to preserve stories, bring people together, and create a safe space for people to share. We’ve all experienced loss in one form or another, and hope that Lalo can play a small role in helping others on their journey of remembrance.

Juan Medina
Steve Atkinson
Chief Technology Officer
Auvik Mir
Chief Product Officer
Matthew Brown
Chief Operations Officer
Gabriela Quevedo
Illustrator-Graphic Designer
Andre Rebonato
Lead Software Engineer
Marcos Vinicius
Software Engineer
Rodrigo Correia
Software Engineer


Overlooked Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on transparently supporting and investing in early-stage companies with one or more historically ignored founders. Founded by Janine Sickmeyer and Brandon Brooks, our partners have been in your shoes as tech founders with 10+ years of experience running companies and making deals.

Featured Press

“Seattle startup Lalo is latest ‘death tech’ innovator, with an app to share and collect stories and more”