While on a family trip to Portugal, Founder Christine Moghadam, her husband, Sol, and their two boys, Ethan and Isaac, discovered the beauty of one of the country’s most valuable resources, cork. They decided to make it a part of their livelihood by building Corc Yoga. Christine’s family is the foundation that helped turn the brand into what it is today. Corc Yoga wouldn’t be what it is without the sacrifice, love, and support of Sol and her boys. The Moghadams continue to travel to Portugal together frequently for business, leisure, and football training programs with Benfica.
Christine, The Doer
A native Seattleite, Christine stuck to her west coast roots for college, receiving her BA in Cross-Cultural Studies from Biola University. It was during these years that she developed an intense love for travel and photography – exploring India, Pakistan and even following the Silk Road to China. Raised by entrepreneurs, she understands that building strong partnerships and giving back is just part of smart business. When she’s not wearing her entrepreneur hat, you can find Christine with her camera at the soccer field with her husband Sol and their two boys or off planning her next family adventure!
Sol, The Dreamer
After a tumultuous upbringing in the streets of Iran during the Iran/Iraq war, Sol came to the United States at 17 (with a little help from The Governator, Arnold Schwarzenegger). As a U.S. citizen, he focused on his education, earning a BA in Communications (with a focus in Advertising and Marketing) from California State Fullerton. In addition to being a loving husband to Christine and father to their two boys, Sol is a soccer aficionado and multi-talented artist.
Eva, The Relator
Eva is a Southern California native and received her BA in Intercultural Studies from Biola University. Shortly after graduating, she help start a successful family business and started a jewelry business of her own. Along with customer service and sales background she brings a positivity that uplifts all those she comes into contact with. She loves helping people and must be involved with a purpose driven business to have fulfillment in her life. On her downtime she loves to listen to music, dance, journal, and connect with her close friends and family, Her favorite thing to do is spending time with her son and always finding creative ways for them to enjoy life.
An accomplished passionate public relations professional and strategist, Kelly Howard splits her time between LA and New York as the CEO of EightSixtySouth, a strategic communications agency. With a strong resume of event production and creating integrated brand campaigns, Kelly is seasoned in designing one-of-a-kind experiences for lifestyle brands.
Emma, Marketing Manager
Emma Cunningham is a seasoned yogi, writer & digital marketing connoisseur. Nomadic since a young girl, Emma spent three years traveling the globe solo while practicing & studying yoga in places like India, China, & Bali. She now calls Los Angeles home.
Carly, Graphic Designer
Carly is a California native and nomadic creative. With a degree in Graphic Design and a laptop in her bag, she has spent the last five years traveling and working remotely from different countries around the world. When she's not on the road she calls San Clemente home. She stays inspired by anything that keeps in the wind in her hair, be it surf, the ocean, or her motorcycle.
Noah, Content Writer
From blog posts to books, video scripts to white papers, Noah Swanson has written content for nearly every kind of medium. Noah combined his development background and love for story to create a versatile style of writing. And when he’s not writing or researching, you can usually find him at a nearby gym.