James Khatiblou Death – Chief Executive Officer of ONYX Motorbikes James Khatiblou of Los Angeles, California has sadly passed away. He died leaving family, friends and clients in shock and disbelief. He was confirmed dead through a Facebook post that says “Fairwell, James. James was the CEO at Onyx, the eBike that won my heart and many awards. I ride it all the time, and thought of him on my way home from work today, on my Onyx”. The actual cause of James Khatiblou’s death has not been revealed.
James Khatiblou’s academic journey commenced at Santa Barbara City College, where he pursued a BA in Digital Media Arts and Design from 2007 to 2009. Subsequently, he continued his education at the University of California, Riverside, from 2009 to 2011. During his undergraduate years, James actively contributed to the Ski and Snowboard Student Association, taking on the role of Officer. Additionally, he served as a Teaching Assistant, managing lecture sections and laboratories.
In his early professional career, James showcased his skills as a Graphic/Web Designer in 2006-2007, creating dynamic photo galleries and integrating video and animation UI elements using ActionScript. Concurrently, he served as a Teaching Assistant/Laboratory Manager at Santa Barbara City College from 2007 to 2009.
Expanding his horizons, James worked as a Web Developer at 10th Degree in Lake Forest, California, from September 2011 to August 2012. Following this, he held the position of Front End Web Engineer at RockLive (now Shots Mobile, Inc.) in Newport Beach, CA, for six months, spanning from October 2012 to March 2013. His professional journey then took him to LG Electronics, Silicon Valley Labs, where he contributed as a Prototype Engineer, Design Technologist, and Concept Designer from June 2013 to May 2016.
Continuing his trajectory, James served as a Senior Software Engineer and Prototype Developer at Meta Co. in San Mateo, California, for eight months, from May 2016 to December 2016. Subsequently, he assumed the role of Design Technologist at Amazon Web Services for nine months, spanning from September 2017 to May 2018.
Notably, James Khatiblou also wore the hat of Chief Executive Officer at ONYX Motorbikes, showcasing his entrepreneurial spirit and leadership skills. His diverse experiences across various roles and industries underscore his versatile skill set and commitment to professional growth.