Matt Hopkins is the Campus Director for DevMountain, a coding bootcamp in the heart of Downtown Dallas. He is passionate about technology, people, and connecting the two together. A transplant to Dallas, he lives in Downtown with his wife Allison and Yorkies Lucy and Quincy.
Why did you get involved with Dallas Startup Week?
Dallas Startup Week is a great opportunity to come together as a community to work towards promoting the startup scene in Dallas. As a Dallas transplant, I'm looking forward to getting involved and connecting even more with the community.
What are you looking forward to being a track captain?
I'm looking forward to being able to help shape some of the content and contribute to the success of Dallas Startup Week.
What was your favorite thing about Dallas Startup Week?
This is my first time! Last year I was on my honeymoon so I was unable to attend.
What should attendees look forward to when attending events in your track?
Our Real Estate events will be a great mix of startups, creativity and entertainment. We will host a creative spaces tour, a real estate tech fair and a panel highlighting some local Real Estate Startups' work to make Airbnb's safer and easier to use.
First word or a phrase that comes to mind when you think of our local startup community.