Founder and CEO, Gravity Payments
Dan Price is founder and CEO of Gravity Payments, which he started from his dorm room after witnessing thousands of small-business owners being overcharged and underserved by credit card processors. His business plan is to level the playing field by making credit card processing and financial services fair for community business owners. Gravity Payments now has more than 12,000 customers across all 50 states. He was honored by President Obama with the 2010 Small Business Administration National Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award and was Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur of 2014. Dan recently garnered national attention for cutting his own pay and setting Gravity’s minimum wage at $70,000 per year.