Hatchcast Extra! Innovate State, ft. Ashton Keys

The Hatchcast

Mar 25 2022 • 44 mins

Ashton Keys is a Detroit native and an Experience Architecture graduate from Michigan State University. He is an established professional in technology with experience working in UX design, engineering, product management, and growth marketing. He has held two prestigious entrepreneurship fellowships with Invest Detroit Ventures and Venture for America. He has a background in building digital marketplaces, where he most recently worked as a Product Manager at Rocket Homes, helping to launch their mobile app experience. Ashton is passionate about sports and technology. While establishing his company, Athlytic, Ashton was at the forefront of the NCAA's name, image, and likeness ruling.

Recorded live at SXSW in Austin, Texas, at the Midwest House, this Innovate State is moderated by Paul Jaques. The conversation is packed full of wisdom, insights, and personal stories of success, failure, and uncommon will.

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Hatchcast is made possible by the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University in collaboration with the MSU Innovation Center, the MSU Entrepreneurship Association, & MSU Women in Entrepreneurship.

Original Music & Sound Design by Kakia Gkoudina and Karina Stankowski

Engineered & Edited by Will Rowan

The Hatchcast is co-hosted and produced byGabe Hales, Gabe Berke, Diego Fernandez, Danielle Tice, Karina Stankowski, Charlotte Bachelor, Will Rowan,& Aaryn Richard.