Gabe Karp

Gabe Karp

Semi-Finalist Judge

gabe-karpGabe Karp is a Partner at Detroit Venture Partners, a Detroit-based Venture Capital firm that backs seed and early-stage technology companies. He currently sits on several boards of companies in the DVP portfolio.

Prior to joining DVP, Gabe was the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of ePrize, Inc. (now HelloWorld, Inc.), an interactive promotions company representing 75 of the top 100 brands in the world. As a member of the executive team, Gabe was instrumental in growing the company to 500 employees, and led multiple operations teams. Crain’s Business named Gabe as the General and In-House Counsel 2011 Winner for the state of Michigan. He led the efforts on multiple acquisitions, venture financings, credit facilities, and ultimately the sale of the company to a large private equity firm.