Jered Kenna is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Tradehill, an investor specializing in start-ups, and an entrepreneur at heart. In addition to Tradehill, Jered also owns 20Mission, a “Hacker Hotel” in the trendy Mission District of San Francisco as well as a co-working space for start-ups.  Prior to these endeavors, Jered served in the Marines and spent significant time in Chile and Afghanistan. During his time in South America, Jered saw first-hand the difficulties surrounding payment solutions for merchants, an experience which served as one of his first inspirations for creating Tradehill, a digital currency exchange based in San Francisco, CA.  Jered regularly speaks about Bitcoin, digital currencies, and the future of money and has been featured in major media outlets around the world.