In “The Chance of Two Lifetimes,” IBM tells the story of Bob Nore, a Vietnam War veteran who fathered a child he never knew about while stationed there. This child, Son Vo, immigrated to the U.S. and spent most of his life searching for his real dad. On a whim, both submitted a sample to AncestryDNA – and soon Son Vo was on his way to Huntsville, Alabama to meet Bob for the first time.
This story helps illustrate the network’s innate ability to unite and reconnect people, no matter the geographic distance. Learn more about how IBM is trying to reinvent this network here.