Defining Innovation Presents Jim McKelvey, Co-Founder of Square
May 7 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am| $45
Sometimes one crazy idea can catapult a business to unbeatable success. By questioning industry assumptions and innovating through challenges, Jim McKelvey, Co-Founder of Square, built a company that transformed the nature of point-of-sale. Along the way, McKelvey — with his partner Jack Dorsey, Founder and CEO of Twitter — discovered the entrepreneur within himself and changed the world of business.
In his book, The Innovation Stack, McKelvey describes his ground-breaking approach to problem solving and competition-proof entrepreneurship. While entrepreneurs may be rare, their skill set is not. Join us as McKelvey explores the entrepreneurial toolbox required to succeed and drive needed to build a resilient, world-class business. Inspire your creative advantage and connect to people and ideas leading the modern workplace.
Jim McKelvey is a serial entrepreneur, inventor, philanthropist, artist, and author. He is the Co-Founder of Square and currently still serves on its Board of Directors. In 2011, his iconic card reader design was inducted into the Museum of Modern Art. In addition to Square, McKelvey founded Invisibly in 2016, an ambitious project to rewire the economics of online content.
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