Our next guest on the Fintech One-on-One podcast is Laura Spiekerman, the co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer of Alloy. Alloy has been around since 2015 and they were starting to get real traction before the pandemic hit. Now, they have been on a growth tear as demand for identity verification has skyrocketed due to the pandemic.
John has been in communications since graduating from Creative Communications at Red River College Polytechnic in Winnipeg in 1992. He launched one of Canada's first digital-only local news sites called Winnipeg First in 2007, which led to digital editor postings with the Winnipeg Free Press and Edmonton Journal. In 2012 he joined Bankless Times as managing editor, later becoming president and CEO. He and the Bankless Media co-founders completed a sale and exit in August 2021.