- David Barnhardt, Executive Vice President Product, GIACT;
- Danny Cantrell, CEO and Founder, Solutions by Text;
- Mary Jackson, Founder and Managing Principal, Jackson Vaughn Public Strategies; and
- Ken Wardle, CEO of Jet Capital.
Press Release: Dallas Welcomes the Fintech Industry at the 4th Annual LEND360 Conference
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dallas Welcomes the Fintech Industry at the4th Annual LEND360 Conference, Dallas, Texas, October 11–13, 2017 ARLINGTON, VA (August 1, 2017) —The 4th Annual LEND360, the go-to event for leaders in online lending, will be held October 11-13 at the Fairmont Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. Texas, particularly Dallas and Austin, is home to a rapidly expanding financial tech service sector, and is a fast-growing hub for startups and entrepreneurs. Texas is also known to be one of the most business-friendly states in the US making it a perfect backdrop for LEND360. The LEND360 Dallas host committee, co-chaired by Ken Rees, Chief Executive Officer of Elevate Credit, Inc. and Paul Greenwood, President and Co-founder of GDS Link, and supported by other influential members of the fintech community, has been meeting since late 2016 to ensure a valuable attendee experience for the upcoming conference, assist with speaker development and engage innovative industry leaders to take part in the event. “LEND360 provides the ideal forum for online lenders and those who work with them to come together, share experiences and get inspired. The ideas that come out of LEND360 encourage innovation for non-prime consumers in the US, and further the state of our industry,” said Ken Rees, CEO of Elevate. “Elevate is proud to return to LEND360 to share the insights we have learned since founding our Center for the New Middle Class, which shares LEND360’s goal of bringing to light the realities of being non-prime in America, and discovering new ways to serve them.” Additional Host Committee members include: