2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Book Signing: Gabe Klein

Monday, March 14
12:30PM - 1:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Level 3 Atrium Landing
531 E 4th St

Gabe Klein appears at the SX Bookstore to sign copies of his latest work.

Gabe Klein is the former DOT director under Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration in Chicago and former Director of the District DOT under Mayor Adrian M. Fenty. In Washington he launched Capital Bikeshare, the first large-scale bikeshare system in the US, and in Chicago he later launched Divvy, which is now the largest bikesharesystem in the US.

Before entering the public sphere, Gabe honed his creativity and leadership skills working for startups, including Zipcar, where he served as Vice President for four years. He also wrote a business model for the first point-to-point car sharing concept and co-founded the first all-natural multi-unit food truck company in the US.

In 2015, Gabe joined Fontinalis Partners as a Special Venture Partner on their new fund. He continues to advise a number of technology and mobility companies, including Transit Scr...

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Gabe Klein at SXSW

Gabe Klein

Special Venture Partner

Fontinalis Partners LLC

Gabe Klein is a renowned thought leader in urban mobility and brings a distinguished public service background to Fontinalis. Most recently, Gabe served in Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration in C...

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