Matt Chimes
Director, Entrepreneur Intake and Insights

Matt’s mission is to expand Rev1’s data-driven approach to entrepreneurship with market research and analysis. He reports on leading-edge topics—cybersecurity, blockchain technology, Internet of Things (IoT), and others—in the industries that we and our corporate partners serve. Matt helps our team better understand our industry through market intelligence, and that helps us make better decisions for our portfolio companies and partners.

Coming from generations of entrepreneurs, Matt is passionate about startups and entrepreneurship and has spent much of his career working with entrepreneurs.

A graduate of The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Business Administration, Matt is a snowboarder who loves music. He once negotiated a contract with Chance the Rapper’s agent and said becoming the next tech unicorn might be easier.

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