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Tips For Trade Show Success

February 14, 2019
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This story appeared in deBanked’s Jan/Feb 2019 magazine issue. To receive copies in print, SUBSCRIBE FREE Conference season will soon kick off, but many attendees are at a loss at how to score big at these events. Without a doubt, trade shows and conferences offer participants a prime opportunity to boost brand exposure, make professional […]

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deBanked CONNECT Miami 2019 Photos

January 28, 2019
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deBanked CONNECT Miami Travel Advisory

January 20, 2019
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THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Miami Travel Tips Please allow yourself ample amount of time to get through airport security. There has been reports of extended security wait times following the partial government shutdown. Please arrive to the airport early and double-check your departure gate. Eden Roc FAQ and Parking Info Eden Roc has limited […]

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Janene Machado Wins PCMA’s RISE Award

December 18, 2018
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Janene Machado

Janene Machado, deBanked’s event planner, was honored by the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) last week with the RISE Award. The RISE Award is given to a new member who has made the most impact to the chapter. With more than 7,000 members and an audience of more than 50,000 individuals, the PCMA is the […]

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Heard at Money 20/20

October 24, 2018
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Shaquille O’Neal, Basketball legend and startup investor O’Neal appeared at the conference on behalf of Steady, a startup he supports that helps people find work relevant to their skill set and location. “I like being involved in companies that help people people,” O’Neal said. “With Steady, we want to help people gain income. It shouldn’t […]

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PayPal is Changing Its Ways, Embracing Main Street

October 23, 2018
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Bill Ready

PayPal Chief Operating Officer Bill Ready shared his childhood experience of working for his parents’ auto repair shop to convey his understanding of the challenges that face  small businesses. “Tech has gotten faster, but money has gotten slower,” he said, referring to how small businesses, like his parents’, used to receive most of its money […]

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Petralia Says to Focus on Millennials

October 23, 2018
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Kathryn Petralia

Kabbage CEO and Co-founder Kathryn Petralia gave a fast-paced presentation at Money 20/20 yesterday that touched on gun violence, marijuana and gender identity, all in 20 minutes. The loose connecting thread was millennials, which Petralia’s powerpoint identified as people born between 1981 and 2002. There are 90 million millennial Americans and they have outnumbered babyboomers […]

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Branson Adds Charm, Not Expertise, to Money 20/20

October 23, 2018
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Money 20/20’s keynote speaker, serial entrepreneur and philanthropist Sir Richard Branson, delivered inspiration and laughs to a packed audience yesterday. He was interviewed by Nuno Sebastiao, CEO of Feedzai, which fights financial crime. While over 20 years ago Branson founded Virgin Money, a sizable UK-based bank, he demonstrated clear discomfort and disinterest in talking about […]

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Regulators Say ‘Sandboxes’ Work

October 22, 2018
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Emergence of RegTech at Money2020

From left to right: JoAnn Barefoot, Hummingbird Regtech, Barefoot Innovation Group | Nick Cook, Financial Conduct Authority (UK) | Christopher Sidler, Promontory | Patrick Pinschmidt, Middlegame Ventures | Alex Raydin, PerformLine At the regulatory technology (or RegTech) sessions at Money 20/20 yesterday, toy shovels seemed glaringly absent given the number of times the word “sandbox” […]

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How Regulators Like to Be Approached

October 22, 2018
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The Regulatory Environment

From left to right: Duane Pozza, FTC | Chris Camacho, Greater Phoenix Economic Council | Paul Watkins, BCFB | Melissa Koide, FinRegLab | Manny Alvarez (moderator), Affirm On the first day of Money 20/20 yesterday, a panel of current and former regulators discussed how the regulatory environment can help emerging fintech companies and how the […]

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