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NerdWallet’s Speaker Series: NerdTalks

Sept. 14, 2015
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Being a Nerd means relentless self-improvement through continuous learning. We’re integrating these values into our culture through our inaugural NerdWallet Speaker Series: NerdTalks.

NerdTalks will feature thought leaders, company founders, industry disruptors and individuals with interesting walks of life to speak to Nerds on a variety of thought-provoking topics. The series will deliver empowering, refreshing and disrupting content to inspire Nerds to think differently and creatively.

The lineup includes the following speakers (thus far!):

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Jake Gibson, NerdWallet cofounder and startup advisor

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Drew Houston, CEO, Dropbox

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Ted Mermin, University of California Berkeley School of Law professor

Jevan Soo

Jevan Soo, chief people officer, Blue Bottle Coffee

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Chade Meng-Tan, a Google pioneer (employee #107), an award-winning engineer, a New York Times bestselling author, thought leader and philanthropist. Meng’s work has been nominated seven times for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Brittany M. Powell, Photographer, The Debt Project 

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Ty Walrod, cofounder & CEO, BrightFunds

Jim Brikman

Jim Brikman, founder,Atomic Squirrel, author of “Hello Start-up”

Stay tuned for recap posts after each speaker’s talk and feature posts announcing new speakers as they’re added to the series.