Derek Vaz

A technologist & social entrepreneur focused on community-centered design.


Founder & CEO
An independent brand and product design studio for community and social progress.
See our latest work at DVXD


A better way to get friends together locally, in a post-pandemic world.
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Roncesvalles BIA

Board Member
Leading a new focus on equity and diversity for the local Main St.
RVBIA Social Justice & Anti-Racism

Shared Progress Podcast

Host & Executive Producer
Examining the role of tech and society with founders and executives.
Latest episode: Paul Taylor — Solving Wicked Problems