Emerging Company Dinner: Mobile-First Tech & Digital Payments Fueling the Next Generation of Consumers

Date: November 29, 2016
Location: Upper Story, New York City

Partner: Kelley Drye  (

JEGI held its sixth Emerging Company Dinner of 2016 on November 29th at Upper Story in New York starting at 6PM with cocktails. These events are structured as roundtable discussions and provide a stimulating evening of great conversation and networking.

This Dinner was focused on the topic “Mobile-First Technologies & Digital Payments Fueling the Next Generation of Consumers”, and the roundtable discussion was led by Scott Snyder, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer of Safeguard Scientifics, who shared his unique and in-depth perspectives on the widespread disruption of traditional purchasing habits, advancements in mobile offerings, digital payment solutions, and related technologies, and the overall evolution of commerce.

The Dinner brought together approximately 35 senior executives from a mix of large global corporations, such as First Data Corporation, MasterCard, Neustar, and PayPal, and emerging companies, including Bango, Elavon, Green Dot, and Spongecell.