Dapper Labs, the company behind NBA Top Shot and the Flow blockchain, uses blockchain technology to bring NFTs and new forms of digital engagement to fans around the world. Since it was founded in 2018, Dapper Labs has given consumer enthusiasts a real stake in the game by bringing them closer to the brands they love, building engaged and exciting communities for them to contribute to, and producing new pathways for them to become creators themselves. Dapper Labs' current studio partners include the NBA, NBPA, WNBA, WNBPA, LaLiga, NFL, NFLPA, Warner Music Group, Ubisoft, Genies and UFC.
- SpeakerMik Naayem
Co-founder and CBO, Dapper Labs
Prior to becoming co-founder and Chief Business Officer of Dapper Labs, Mik Naayem served on parent company Axiom Zen’s Board of Directors. He is currently responsible for business strategy, partnerships, and helping build out Flow’s ecosystem in order to create powerful blockchain-based user experiences. Prior to that, Naayem was the founder and CEO of Fuel, a live-ops gaming platform he grew to 225M+ users before it was acquired by Animoca. He holds a BEng and MEng in Engineering from Columbia University.