Haden Kirkpatrick is not the founder of State Farm, but rather a technology and crypto enthusiast who serves as the Director of Blockchain Strategy at the insurance company. He is responsible for identifying new opportunities and use cases for blockchain technology within State Farm. Kirkpatrick has over a decade of experience in software development and has worked for various tech companies and startups before joining State Farm in 2016. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Texas A&M University and a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Houston. Kirkpatrick is also an active speaker and writer on topics related to blockchain and emerging technologies.
|Education||Indiana University Bloomington|
|Location||San Francisco, California|
|Company Overview||State Farm is an American insurance and financial services company founded in 1922. The company offers a range of insurance products, including auto, home, renters, life, and health insurance. Additionally, State Farm provides banking and investment services, such as mutual funds, annuities, and retirement planning. State Farm is known for its slogan "Like a Good Neighbor, State Farm is There" and the company's agents, who offer personalized service and advice to customers. With over 58,000 employees and 19,000 agents, State Farm is one of the largest insurance providers in the United States.|
|Sweet Spot||$1M (5-5M)|
|Vice President||State Farm|