• Hoard
    Bitcoin,  Cryptocurrencies,  Innovators

    Hoard CEO talks taking on Venmo, Cash, PayPal, and Coinbase

    Can a new app make it easy to send and spend crypto?

    Hoard CEO Jason Davis wants you to be able to delete Venmo, Cash, Paypal, Coinbase and a litany of other payment apps from your phone. He wants his platform to be the simplest financial services app without ever holding your money. He wants you to have a slim Venmo-like interface that can pay your friend back for dinner and also make frictionless transfers between any cryptocurrency pair or world currency. Whether anyone else wants that or will use this app is up for debate. One of the biggest problems for crypto startups is that they subvert traditional manufacturing. They build a product before anyone asks for it. They’re often funded…