David and John are the co-founders of Giftery, which enables users to spend Kin on virtual gift cards from over 250+ major retailers. It’s also an ecommerce solution that enables developers to integrate Giftery into their own projects, leverage its inventory, and create their own customizable gift card experiences for their own users. Prior to Giftery, John received his JD from the University of Pacific and his MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business; and has held various strategic positions in startups that range from healthcare to web3. David has been an investor and advocate of Kin since its early days. Prior to Giftery, David received a degree in engineering & business from California Polytechnic State University. He has an extensive career in sales-marketing, working in startups and Fortune 500 companies. Currently he is working in the cloud video security market.
In this conversation we talk about their vendor solution for app developers, the extensive choice of gift cards available to developers, the process of adding cash balances to a developer’s account and how they plan to manage high demand for gift cards. We also talk about how they handle fraudulent transactions and concerns around money laundering and much much more.
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