Gavin Dickson (Founder and Managing Partner of Salt Coast Ventures) is an entrepreneur, investor, and relationship builder. Born and raised in Utah, Mr. Dickson has built a reputation that he’s proud of, not only within the state but around the globe. Always an entrepreneur at heart, Gavin started his career in real estate at the age of 17 and, by the time he turned 22 had established a portfolio of properties across the U.S. valued at over $20MM. Throughout Gavin’s life and career he has developed a network which allowed him to begin investing in private companies and in 2017 he helped launch his own investment firm through which he has funded over $50MM into start-up companies. Economics aside, Gavin has always sought ways to give back to his community and use his position in business to act as a platform, enabling him to engage with and bless the lives of others. Gavin’s ability to connect, his generosity in relationships, and his strategic creativity have been large contributors to his success thus far and will continue to play a role in his overall impact on the world. Gavin remains a Utah local and prides himself in being a father of two bright, and beautiful girls, Kelsey & Kennedy.