Co-founder and Advisor of NerdWallet
Jake Gibson is the co-founder and advisor of NerdWallet, a startup focused on offering price-comparison tools for financial products. Prior to joining the company, Gibson did a long stint at JPMorgan Chase, where he traded derivatives and managed new automated trading technologies.
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Instead of spending all day, every day at work, get out and exercise. Not only will it be good for your soul but also your company.
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