Start the new year with learning. We have a wonderful opportunity to hear from one of the foremost experts on blockchain technologies and crypto currencies in the intermountain west, Jonathan Johnson. Come and learn what blockchain technology is, and how it is impacting the world we live in, including how this may impact your risk management decisions.
Jonathan Johnson is a member of Overstock's board of directors. He joined Overstock in 2002 and has been an integral part of the company's meteoric growth from a small start-up to a publicly traded company with nearly $2 billion in sales and over 2,000 employees. He is also president of Medici Ventures, Overstock's subsidiary that oversees a portfolio of blockchain technology companies. In this role, Jonathan is responsible for pioneering growth and innovation in applying blockchain to financial markets and beyond. He served as a judicial clerk at the Utah Supreme Court. Jonathan received a Juris Doctor degree from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University.
Jonathan is involved in the community. He serves on the governing boards of Silicon Slopes, the Utah Technology Council, the Utah Foundation, and the Hale Centre Theatre. In 2016, you might remember he ran for governor of Utah as a freedom-loving Republican. Jonathan and his wife Courtney are the parents of five sons, ages 25 to 14. They live in Holladay, Utah.
When: Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 11:30 am
Where: Little America Hotel
500 Main St, Salt Lake City