Forrester Research predicts that the US mobile payments market will grow to $90 Billion by 2017. Come join the Mobile Payments NYC Meetup to learn how.
Our May meetup will feature Matt Witheiler, Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners. We'll discuss the payments landscape in NYC and elsewhere, learn more about Flybridge's current investments, and also discuss predictions for where the market will evolve from here.
Thursday, May 15 (6:30 to 8:00pm)
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator - 214 W 29th St, 5th Floor
• 6:30-7pm: Arrive early to meet others interested in mobile payments
• 7-8pm: Main event: brief presentation by Matt, followed by discussion and Q&A about mobile payments
• 8pm until...?: Stay for a drink and keep the discussion going.
Pizza, beer, and equally attractive non-alcoholic beverages will be provided, courtesy of Silicon Valley Bank (http://www.svb.com/accelerator/).
Matt Witheiler is a General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners whose investment interests and experience broadly cover companies and technologies across the information technology sector including hardware, financial technology and education technology. He recently moved to New York to help lead the firm's investment initiatives here. Matt currently serves on the boards of Convoke Systems and Dragon Innovation (http://www.dragoninnovation.com/) and as an observer on the boards of Carnival Labs (http://www.carnivallabs.com/), DataXu (http://www.dataxu.com/), and Sand 9 (http://www.sand9.com/). Matt holds a BA in Public Policy Studies from Duke University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
Blog: Bits of Cents (http://www.bitsofcents.com/)
Twitter: @witheiler (https://twitter.com/witheiler)