As a storyteller, entertainer, and disruptor, Nick Gross is using his experience and eclectic passions to empower the next generation through activism-fueled initiatives.
Nick is the founder and Chairman of Gross Labs, a multi-dimensional entertainment and media holding company, and the active CEO of Find Your Grind, a Gen Z-focused learning and self-discovery platform that helps students discover who they are and where they want to go. Under the umbrella of Gross Labs, Nick focuses on a diverse array of projects, including his music company, Big Noise Music Group, a multi-faceted media company offering artists a robust and creative playground to develop their careers that Nick founded along with acclaimed music producer John Feldmann and Vagrant/BMG executive Jon Cohen, and Noise Nest, a state-of-the-art recording studio and cultural incubator in Los Angeles that’s helping nurture the next generation of songwriters and musicians.
Passionate about music, Nick has had an extensive music career as the drummer for Sony Epic and MTV recording artist, Open Air Stereo, and more recently, girlfriends, with Apple Music host Travis Mills. He has parlayed this success in the music industry into a career as an entrepreneur within both the music and entertainment industries.
Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.