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Impact Networking Announces Orca Capital Co-Founders Jeff Sekinger and Austin Barnard as Keynote Speakers for Impact Optimize 2022

Sekinger and Barnard Join Daniel Pink as Keynote Speakers at Impact Optimize 2022

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Impact Networking, a leading managed service provider (MSP), today announced Orca Capital Co-Founders Jeff Sekinger and Austin Barnard as the second set of keynote speakers at Impact Optimize 2022. Sekinger and Barnard will be joined by keynote speaker Daniel Pink, a four-time New York Times bestselling author writing about business and success.

Impact Optimize enters its third year bringing together a community of leading industry executives and entrepreneurs for one day of networking, insights on the latest innovations in business and technology, forum and roundtable discussions, and keynote presentations. The summit will be held on Thursday, August 11, 2022 at Navy Pier in downtown Chicago.

Jeff Sekinger is the co-founder and president of Orca Capital, a long-biased hedge fund whose mission is to consistently outperform the cryptocurrency market and provide the highest return on investment for its limited partners. Sekinger is also the founder and CEO of, a financial and cryptocurrency education and consulting company that helps early-stage entrepreneurs in starting and scaling their businesses with low-interest capital. With more than nine years of experience investing in Bitcoin, Sekinger prides himself in building long-term brands that provide real, lasting impact to clients and shareholders.

Orca Capital co-founder and portfolio manager Austin Barnard manages six cryptocurrency hedge funds in the Orca family. With nearly 15 years of experience as a trader, initially working in traditional equity markets, he has been exclusively trading cryptocurrency for more than five years. Barnard has successfully returned triple-digit returns to his limited partners with Orca Capital on an annual basis since its inception.

Sekinger and Barnard’s session will explore blockchain technology and the innovative changes it is creating for industries around the world. “Attendees can expect unique insight gained from this year’s luminaries who continue to drive significant and impactful innovation in technology and leadership,” said Impact Networking CEO Frank Cucco.

Learn more about the event and register to attend at