Frank Gruber Keynote Speaker

  • Entrepreneur, new media journalist and angel investor
  • Co-Founder, Tech.Co
  • Author, "Startup Mixology" (2014)

Frank Gruber's Biography

Frank Gruber grew up in the United States just outside of Chicago and is an entrepreneur, new media journalist and angel investor. He is the author of  “Startup Mixology: Tech Cocktail’s Guide To Building, Growing and Celebrating Startup Success published by Wiley. He cofounded Tech.Co (formerly Tech Cocktail) in 2006, which has grown into a hub for the creative class, offering tech startup focused news, events, and resources with millions of global readers. In 2018, Tech.Co was acquired by MVF, an international publishing and tech company.

Frank has built and launched products for the masses while at AOL, Tribune and Classified Ventures along with startup efforts like Thankfulfor, Splog Reporter and more. As a journalist his works have been featured in a number of top media publications like Tech.Co, TechCrunch, Fortune, HuffPo, etc. Frank is an advisor to many startups including TurboAppeal, Zuldi, and Umba.

Frank was nominated for 2013 Entrepreneur of Year in Nevada, honored as a “Washingtonian Tech Titan” in Washington, DC in 2009, 2011, and 2013, and was named by Forbes as one of the most connected people in tech. His alma maters include Purdue and Northwestern respectively.

Read More

Videos of Frank Gruber

My life as a startup mixologist | Frank Gruber | TEDxPurdueU
My life as a startup mixologist | Frank Gruber | TEDxPurdueU

Check Frank Gruber's speaking fees and availability

    Sending your message…

    Please wait, this can take a moment

    Message sent…

    Close

    Please provide your details and we’ll get in touch as soon as possible.

    We can only respond to requests for professional speaking engagements. We are unable to respond to requests for autographs, shoutouts and personalized messages.

    View our related Speakers

    Deborah Collier speaking
    Deborah Collier Speaker
    Exclusive
    Deborah Collier
    Futurist leader in business, media, digital and education
    Sope Agbelusi Speaker
    Exclusive
    Sope Agbelusi
    Executive coach and expert on cultural change, inclusivity and people-centred cultures
    Ash Smith Speaker
    Exclusive
    Ash Smith
    Former Coach to International Class Athletes
    Simon Mainwaring Speaker
    Exclusive
    Simon Mainwaring
    Branding, ESG and Leadership Expert
    Olivia Fox Cabane Speaker
    Exclusive
    Olivia Fox Cabane
    Expert on the science behind charisma and creativity
    Bill Walshe Speaker
    Exclusive
    Bill Walshe
    Chief Executive Officer, Viceroy Hotel Group
    Darnell Moore Speaker
    Exclusive
    Darnell Moore
    Director of Inclusion Strategy for Content & Marketing, Netflix
    Jillian Kowalchuk smiling
    Jillian Kowalchuk Speaker
    Exclusive
    Jillian Kowalchuk
    Award-winning Tech Founder
    Evy Poumpouras Speaker
    Exclusive
    Evy Poumpouras
    Former Special Agent of the United States Secret Service
    Michael Dubin Speaker
    Exclusive
    Michael Dubin
    CEO & Co-Founder, Dollar Shave Club