Chirag started his first company in 2012 in the Northwestern University Incubator in Evanston, IL and then joined the coworking space at 1871 Chicago while taking coding classes at the Starter League. His first startup, AlumTalks.com, uses the LinkedIn API to match people up for professional networking opportunities. In 2013 Chirag got hired by an executive coaching/training company and traveled around the U.S. running corporate LinkedIn/Twitter trainings and communications workshops. Then he moved to Dallas and collaborated with local entrepreneurs to create Social Reboot Camp, Big D Code, Code Collective, and NoD. Currently, he serves as the Director of an 11,000 square foot coworking space in North Dallas that houses tech startups, creatives, designers, and developers. Chirag has been quoted and mentioned in The Startup Dallas Podcast, Dallas Business Journal, North by Northwestern, The Daily Northwestern, and The Dallas Morning News.