Meet the Sister Duo Behind Omsom: Kim and Vanessa Pham

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Kim and Vanessa Pham, the dynamic sister duo behind Omsom, have revolutionized the way people experience Asian cuisine at home. The children of Vietnamese refugees, Kim and Vanessa grew up in Boston, where their high-achieving nature was evident from a young age. Both sisters ventured into impressive careers—Kim in startups and Vanessa in management consulting—before deciding in 2018 to embark on a more personal and culturally significant journey.