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Gabe Lopez

As Founder and CEO of Brave People, a fast-growing digital creative agency in Tampa, Florida, Gabe Lopez is an influencer and innovator for some of the world’s top brands.

In 2009, he founded Brave People, (originally Brave Nu Digital), as a remote design studio working with both emerging and established brands across the web. After years of evolution in the digital space, Brave has produced cutting-edge creative for Fortune 500 companies like Viacom (Nickelodeon), Panasonic, Marriott and Lennar. Gabe is a proven problem solver with a focus on minimalism and simplicity. With personal expertise in UI/UX design, web development, branding, and film production, his portfolio spans industries including tech, e-commerce, healthcare, retail, residential, entertainment, gaming, fitness and the nonprofit sector.

In 2014, Gabe was invited to become an international jury member for Awwwards.com, a global awards site that recognizes and promotes the talents and efforts of the best developers, designers and web agencies in the world. Between his creative jury duty and giving various keynotes and interviews about innovation in design, Gabe enjoys few things in life more than a good meal with friends and family.