2013 Nominee: Gabriel Shepherd

The Mobilizer

Gabriel Shepherd is a tech startup entrepreneur from Las Vegas who is passionate about the economic diversification of his community, and the sustainability and growth of the tech industry within the state of Nevada. He is also an organizer of #VegasTech—a tight-knit group of thinkers, doers and makers committed to making Las Vegas the #1 hot spot for tech entrepreneurship. They’ll be in Austin at this year’s SXSW, sharing the spirit of VegasTech and showcasing some of its top startups and personalities.