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Tyler Chevéz Mathews

Executive vice president of Pappos Management USA, a food and beverage company. Previously ran a 30K+ community of aspiring and early-stage founders. Board of Fabricatorz Foundation supporting creative technologists.

Selected Work

Pappos Management USA / Fast-growing food and beverage company / Executive Vice President / 2021–present

Venture Café St. Louis / Nonprofit supporting innovators, entrepreneurs, and makers hosting the largest weekly conference for entrepreneurs and innovators in the US, free workspace, and pre-accelerator for education & equity entrepreneurs / Executive director / 2017–2021

Fabricatorz Foundation / Art and technology studio supporting creative initiatives such as the Open COVID Pledge, Bassel Khartabil Fellowship, Art Hack Day, Openclipart, and more / Board / 2018– present

Bassel Khartabil Fellowship / Awards $50,000 + support to an outstanding individual developing open culture in their communities / Advisor / 2017– present

Venture School / 12-week class turning aspiring entrepreneurs’ ideas into real companies / Director / 2019–2020

O.N.G. / Art and music series produced with support from Red Bull to highlight underground and emerging sounds / 2014–2019

Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital / First pediatric bridge hospital / Marketing director / 2004–2016

MBA from Maryville University St. Louis

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