Bright Kids History
Bright Kids was founded in 2009 by a mom who wanted a better option for her children. She wanted a high quality institution to cater to young children who need admissions-based test preparation. Founder, Bige Doruk, has always wanted to create change and there is no better way to create change than beginning with our children.
Founder and CEO
Ms. Bige Doruk received her M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M, and her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. She is is a mother of three young children and a highly experienced professional with core competencies that span strategic business development, management consulting, product development, and engineering. As a senior manager at McKinsey & Company and associate partner at Helios Consulting, she focused on developing new business strategies for Fortune 500 companies. She was formerly the CEO of Gaia Power Technologies, which was sold in 2008, and prior to that, ran her own consulting business. Bige’s passion for education comes from her parents, who have dedicated their lives to educating young children. Bige founded Bright Kids NYC to create a professional tutoring service for children that creates results by combining the right materials, processes, and teacher training.