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(SOLD OUT) The Rise of Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

  • HubSpot 2 Canal Park Cambridge, MA, 02141 United States (map)

About the Event

Blockchain has the power to create applications never before possible - but how does the technology have the potential to transform established industries? Join HubSpot and Pillar for a Fireside Chat with Matt Walsh, Vice President of Strategy and Consulting at Fidelity Investments. Explore the foundations of blockchain and cryptocurrency and how they'll impact the world we live and work in.

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About Matt Walsh

Matt Walsh is a Vice President at Fidelity Investments, where he focuses on the firm’s efforts in the cryptoasset and blockchain space. Prior to joining Fidelity in 2014, Matt worked as a management consultant at Arthur D. Little, and later in the strategic initiatives group at Clear Channel Radio (now iHeartRadio). Matt holds a B.S. from Babson College and an M.B.A. from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

About Sarah Hodges

Sarah is a Partner at Pillar, an early-stage venture capital firm in Boston. She has spent the last decade as an entrepreneur and operator in high-growth consumer and enterprise companies. Prior to Pillar, Sarah was a member of the executive teams at Pluralsight and Smarterer (sold to Pluralsight). Sarah is also the Co-Founder of, a leadership development company that has impacted thousands of emerging leaders in Boston. Sarah previously served as a board member at BUILD and an advisor to Flybridge Capital.