Founder of Grom Social, Zach Marks – together with his surfing champion sister Caroline, step into the exciting role as guest curators for YouTube Kids curating playlists focused on a “Super Kids” theme. The playlists will be featured in the YouTube Kids app.
Zach and Caroline launched the first playlist of 30 YouTube videos featuring super kids from around the world. Zach and Caroline’s playlist can be found on the Grom Social You Tube channel (www.youtube.com/user/GromSocial) and featured by YouTube Kids on the newly launched YouTube Kids app.
Zach Marks was 11 when he conceived and launched Grom Social. Zach’s social networking website became an instant hit with parents and kids. Today, Grom Social has more than 3 million users and the now 15-year-old Zach continues to guide the company and the sites content into new exciting directions aimed at kids.
Zach’s kid sister Caroline, is a 14-year-old surfing champion. Among Caroline’s many National US titles and awards, she captured the WSL US Open Women’s Pro Junior in July, 2015, and was the youngest female ever to be selected to join the USASurf Team.
“We are thrilled that YouTube Kids asked us to be guest curators for their app. There are so many creative kid videos to choose from and this is a really fun, creative project to work on. Caroline and I both feel this is a unique honor and look forward to sharing videos that showcase truly amazing kids every month,” said Zach Marks.