Jason Gardner
Founder & CEOMarqeta
Jason Gardner is a serial entrepreneur with a deep love of technology. He has held various sales management jobs with some of the Bay Area’s leading technology and consulting companies before founding Vertical Think, a IT management company. In 2004, he co-founded and served as President of PropertyBridge, which became the leading rent and lease-related payment platform for multifamily real estate. MoneyGram International (MGI) acquired PropertyBridge and Jason became a vice president and member of the executive team.

Jason currently serves as founder and CEO of Marqeta. Founded in 2010, Marqeta is the world’s first open API issuer processor platform, and is designed and engineered to bring the most modern of platforms to market.