Former head of fintech strategy at Chase, George Kurtyka, recently launched the digital bank Joust to focus on providing small businesses a full service experience; sitting down with TearSheet George talks about the total addressable market and how the freelance workforce has grown 3 times faster than the overall workforce; the typical small business uses about 10 financial products and spends over 350 hours a year on data reconciliation; Joust is launching an account to combine many of these products into a single experience; saving time and money will allow small businesses to focus on what they do best and provide them with more flexibility. Source.
Todd is the host of PitchIt: the fintech startups podcast, a weekly interview show featuring emerging fintech founders and leading venture capitalists. He is responsible for leading the content team which covers fintech through daily & weekly email newsletters, editorial, virtual events, and in-person conferences. He has been covering fintech, banking, and venture capital for more than 15 years, including speaking regularly at industry events.