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Dante Richardson

  • @dontayga
  • Silicon Falls
About Me
Born and raised in Buffalo, New York, currently living and working in the New York City Metropolitan. Dante Richardson has been an entrepreneur for over a decade and a visionary since birth according to his Grandmother. He specializes in developing and leading companies as a business strategist who focuses on sales development, revenue generation, business commercialization, product management, growth hacking, community building, and Web 3.0 implementation for creative and technology-based companies. Certified in Hubspot & Salesforce CRM software. 

Dante started his professional career in business being mentored by Buffalo, New York's powerhouse attorney Micheal S. Taheri, Esq. at the age of 16 years old. This led Dante to gain work experience as a summer intern at M&T Bank and Morgan Stanley helping with internal business operations. In 2010, while attending high school at Math-Science-Technology Prep in Buffalo, New York,  Dante started his own Entertainment Business Management company hosting live events for high-school students leading to him partnering with Deleon Alford to co-found In3D MGMT- a full-service management and marketing agency for music artists and small businesses.  

Dante Richardson was a Business Development Manager at Liven, a full-stack customer engagement platform built for venues to cultivate their own community of super-fans using Web3 technology (blockchain). His role at Liven consisted of managing the business development of the company’s technology in the U.S. market. 

Dante Richardson is a Stanford University award-winning Entrepreneur and a Co-founder of Stooty Technologies, a start-up helping creative entrepreneurs and businesses in the creative economy manage their creative assets. Stooty is currently a part of the Launch NY venture development firm’s Founders Go Big program in partnership with JP Morgan. 

Dante Richardson became a Founder-in-Residence at Bubble, the world's top visual programming platform for web application development in 2022. Bubble created the Immerse pre-accelerator program for Black & Afro-Latinx entrepreneurs to become their own CTOs, by learning how to build web products with Bubble's platform and connecting underrepresented founders with investors and mentorship.   

Dante Richardson has over a decade of experience in the Entertainment Industry working in Music Production, Promotions, Marketing, Event Coordination, Talent Management, Entertainment Business Management, and Music Technology Strategy Solutions. 

As a formally justice-impacted youth and current Criminal Justice advocate, Dante Richardson co-founded and headed the business development & growth at Stanford-based social impact startup PipeDreamers Foundation, a nonprofit organization using technology to help disadvantaged and at-risk youth.

Dante Richardson is a natural creative, who enjoys creating Music, discussing Politics, studying History, and playing Basketball.

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May 2021 - Present

Co-Founder, Stooty Technologies

Nov 2022 - Present

Founder-In-Residence , Bubble

Jun 2022 - Aug 2022

Business Development Manager , Liven

Oct 2021 - Apr 2022

Business Development & Growth, PipeDreamers Foundation

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