Shaw Lathrop

Community Development Manager at Established

As co-founder of SCRIB Coworking, Boomtown Accelerator, and NBC/Universal’s The Farm Shaw has had the pleasure of being an advisor and investor to over 130 technology startups. He has built and maintained mentor networks across the United States, with strategic focus on Medtech, Adtech, and Internet of Things. As part of Established, Shaw has worked to build community relationships with startup ecosystems in regionally and economically underrepresented markets. 

Shaw has a strong background in brand strategy and digital content creation. He has created content for American Express Open Forum, NBC/Universal, Kaiser Permanente, Guidewell, Giusto Sapore Foods, .US Veteran, AFWERX, and the office of Colorado governor John Hickenlooper. Over the past decade he has worked with dozens of startups on developing their brand identity, including the creation of logos, pitch decks, and video content. Recently, he has been redesigning technical documents for the Air Force, to make them more palatable for a public audience. 

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Shaw has worked to help companies pivot to virtual settings, including planning and executing 3 virtual conferences for the U.S. Air Force. Behind the scenes at Established, he produces engaging video content as part of The Startup of The Year program.