Public Events

The Innovation Stack with Jim McKelvey

October 15, 2020

St. Louis entrepreneur Jim McKelvey, co-founder of Square, LaunchCode, and Third Degree Glass Factory will be visiting the Danforth Center on October 15th to talk about his new book, The Innovation Stack, and discuss the keys to successful entrepreneurship.

In The Innovation Stack, Jim recalls the story of how he, along with Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter, created Square, an innovative startup which allows companies of any size to accept credit card payments via smart phone.

Along with engaging stories and insights, Jim also reveals the successful strategy that allowed Square to survive competition from one of the largest and most powerful companies in the world, Amazon.

Don't miss this opportunity to hear from an expert in defying the odds.