Asbed is founder of Groong and co-founder of the ANN/Groong podcast.
Asbed Kotchikian, is an Associate Professor of political science and international relations at the American University of Armenia.
Bedros Afeyan is a theoretical physicist who loves music and often quotes Nietzsche who said, without (serious) music, life would be a mistake.
Hovik Manucharyan is an information security engineer who moved from Seattle to Armenia in 2022. He co-founded the ANN/Groong podcast in 2020 and has been a contributor to Groong News since the late 1990s.
Simon Maghakyan is an independent researcher of cultural destruction and lecturer in International Relations at the University of Colorado Denver.