Mike Swift

CEO & Co-Founder of Major League Hacking (MLH)

Meet Swift – once an aspiring lawyer who entered tech after attending a hackathon. Now the CEO & Co-Founder of Major League Hacking (MLH), Swift’s mission is to empower the next generation of technologists. Every year, more than 150,000 developers join the MLH community to learn practical skills through hands-on educational programs like hackathons and fellowships where they gain real-world experience, build employer connections, and launch their careers. Previously Swift was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 Education category, founded Hacker League (acquired by Intel, 2013), and was the first Developer Evangelist for SendGrid (IPO 2017, acquired by Twilio 2019).