After graduating from Cornell University with a Master of Architecture Degree in 2005, Ben co-founded Zero Energy Design (ZED). As a design principle, he focused on sustainable housing projects both in the US and abroad. His work has appeared in Architectural Record, Popular Mechanics, Solar Today, and he has made appearances on HGTV. Ben has taught at both Cornell University and Northeastern University. Ben Uyeda stepped away from the award-winning architecture firm he co-founded, as well as an Ivy League teaching position, to develop media companies that deliver affordable designs to the masses. In the last four years, Ben’s design ideas have reached more than 50 million people and the free designs he gives away are being built on six different continents.