Chang Park is president and CEO of Universal Remote Control Inc. of Harrison, NY, a supplier of high quality remotes and considered a top control manufacturer by consumers, subscription broadcast providers, retailers and custom installation professionals.
Born and raised in Korea, Chang came to the United States alone as a teenager to pursue an education. He graduated from Michigan Tech and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. After working briefly in engineering and banking, Chang founded Universal Remote Control in the mid-1980s.
He chairs the Chang K. Park Foundation, an organization that supports human rights, the elimination of poverty and hunger, the implementation of political reform, and economic justice. Chang is also a member of the board of the Union Theological Seminary in New York.