Daveed Benjamin


Daveed’s most important identifier is Papa. Since receiving a BS and MS in Engineering from Stanford, Daveed has had leadership roles in startups, nonprofits, and social enterprises in emergent fields. As a “Shift Shaper,” his work focuses on building collective wisdom and altering systems of consciousness for positive impact. As Founder of Bridgit and coiner of “the Metaweb”, Daveed is building an ecosystem that revolutionizes how we think about the web by enabling presence and computation above the webpage. He co-founded Regen Tulum as a decentralized public works movement to regenerate Tulum. He is an author and the executive producer of the first-of-its-kind augmented reality book, Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written By Nature that features Mos Def, Talib Kweli, and Cheech Marin and initiator of the Pacha DAO. Daveed is a Royal Society of the Arts Fellow, Active Dreaming teacher, SoulCollage® Facilitator, Green For All fellow, Founder Gym graduate, and a Warm Data Labs host.