Dan Grech is the Founder and CEO of BizHack. He is a Pulitzer Prize-winning former NPR journalist turned marketer and educator. Past career highlights include as the head of growth at two software startups and the nation’s largest Hispanic-owned energy company. He helped take OfferCraft, a gamification SaaS company in the hospitality industry, from pre-venue to a $2.5 million run rate in two years, culminating in an acquisition. During his career as a journalist, he was a correspondent for NPR's Marketplace and PBS’s Nightly Business Report, the News Director at WLRN (Miami’s NPR station), and was part of a Pulitzer Prize-winning team at The Miami Herald. He co-hosted Miami’s first podcast, Under the Sun.
Dan is an active member of the South Florida startup ecosystem, where he mentored companies at the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program, Babson College's WIN Lab, StartUP FIU, The Idea Center at Miami Dade College, the Watson Institute at Lynn University and the Inter American Development Bank. And he’s taught at top universities including Princeton, Columbia and University of Miami. Dan is a graduate of Princeton University and has a Masters degree in storytelling from FIU.