2022 Young Innovator Scholarship Winner

All about our Winner

Originally from South Central Los Angeles and the son of Guatemalan immigrant parents, Gabriel (Gabe) Gamez is currently a first-year MBA candidate at The Wharton School, concentrating on Entrepreneurship & Innovation to become a Product Manager post-MBA. Gabe graduated from Cornell University in 2018 with a degree in Information Science and spent the last four years working in technology at NBCUniversal and Dine Brands Global. Outside of work, he started On The Go LA in March 2020 at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has helped local food businesses survive the pandemic through short-term food truck rentals (think Airbnb for food trucks). In his free time, Gabe loves watching Shark Tank, mentoring young entrepreneurs from South LA, and spending quality time with his family.