Meet The Team


Meet the Team

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Anthony West

Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Anthony is the Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Universal Legacies Inc. He is a first generation entrepreneur who invested and founded his first company with hands-on experience with leadership and personal development skills forming from motivation, character, action, positive attitude, and confidence.

Born in Georgia and raised in Michigan by his mother and stepfather. Anthony attended Northern Arizona University earning his B.A. degree in Business Administration.

In 2004, he joined the school basketball, football, and track/field team just to stay active but learned a determination and leadership experience. The ability to take the initiative to lead by example and express character is why leaders lead. After high school and college, he decided to start a technology corporation. Anthony is a communicator, innovator, and he’s looking to solve any situation that may occur through solutions. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step”.

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Matthew Drapkin

Co-Founder & Chief Information Officer

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Matthew Drapkin Was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. With a family heavily involved in the tech industry, Matthew was introduced to the tech world early. This led to his love and passion for solving problems using technology.

Other passions Matthew shares are exercise science where he received his degree at Northern Arizona University in just that. Matthew has spent over five years developing a project that could redefine how individuals and societies utilize health and fitness through workings on technological solutions related to exercise issues. He was also a Presenter for the AZHPE conference in 2015.

As the CIO of Universal Legacies Inc., he looks to take the company's technology to new heights redefining how technology can be applied to fitness tracking. He plans on taking the health and fitness tech industry by storm with an extraordinary fitness tracking feature and new fitness technology to pave the way adding more value to the company's mobile application.

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Anthony Lawson

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Anthony Lawson is a first generation entrepreneur and businessman with over a decade of experience with leadership development and personal development.  

Anthony was born and raised in Moreno Valley, California. He grew up in a middle-class family, with tight morals and values. Anthony’s go-getter attitude aided in putting himself through college and investing in his first business with a few partners. After the success of his first company, by the next year, he founded a tech corporation with two other partners. Anthony describes his love and passion for entrepreneurship as the best thing that could have ever happened to him. Entrepreneurship can help someone find their purpose quickly and in the best light add to financial freedom.

As the CEO and Chairman of Universal Legacies Inc., he looks to take the company's direction to new heights and scale their first product to align the product with corporate goals. He has plans on innovating the health and fitness tech industry as a whole, with a fierce mobile application to lead the way.