Prior to Blackgate Ventures, Jared was a corporate attorney at Proskauer before becoming a Co-Founder at Astro Ape Studios. Most recently, he was made upper level management at Zynga Mobile NY where he oversaw high profile mobile properties. Jared holds a J.D. from Fordham University and a Bachelor's in Economics and Business from Michigan State University. Unbeknownst to most, Jared is actually Troy Aikman's younger, stronger, better looking brother.