Episode 302: Oded Zehavi, CEO & Co-founder at Mesh Payments

Around the Coin Episode 302 Oded Zehavi, CEO & Co-founder at Mesh Payments

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Oded Zehavi, the Founder & CEO of Mesh Payments, and board and advisory board member of several Israeli FinTech companies. Previously, he served as Payoneer's Chief Revenue Officer. Prior to Payoneer, Oded served as the business development director for PayPal, where among other responsibilities he led the inception … Continue reading Episode 302: Oded Zehavi, CEO & Co-founder at Mesh Payments

Episode 301: Steve Berneman, CEO of Blueprint Title

Around the Coin Episode 301 Steve Berneman, CEO of Blueprint Title

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Steve Berneman, the CEO and Co-founder of Blueprint. He is a former practicing attorney and a serial entrepreneur. Prior to starting Blueprint, Steve was the Co-founder and CEO of Overdog, a gaming company acquired in 2016. Steve formed the thesis for Blueprint while an Entrepreneur in Residence at Vanderbilt. … Continue reading Episode 301: Steve Berneman, CEO of Blueprint Title

Episode 300: Paul Garibian, President of Nota

Around the Coin Episode 300 Paul Garibian, President of Nota

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Paul Garibian, President of Nota. Fintech expert, entrepreneur, and executive Paul has spent nearly 20 years helping financial institutions drive product development and grow revenue and market share. Nota is an innovative legal industry fintech solution powered by M&T Bank that adds value through increased productivity and decreases compliance … Continue reading Episode 300: Paul Garibian, President of Nota

Episode 299: Brenda Loya, CEO and Founder of Tellor

Around the Coin Episode 299 Brenda Loya, CEO and Founder of Tellor

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Brenda Loya, the CEO and one of the founders of Tellor. She's an economist and a self-taught solidity developer. Previously, she was an economist and supervisor at the U.S. Department of Labor, developing and leading teams to develop statistical software for principal economic indicators. She joined the space … Continue reading Episode 299: Brenda Loya, CEO and Founder of Tellor

Episode 298: Stephen Stonberg, CEO of Bittrex Global

Around the Coin Episode 298 Stephen Stonberg, CEO of Bittrex Global

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Stephen Stonberg, CEO of Bittrex Global, one of the most reliable and secure cryptocurrency exchanges in the world. Stephen has spent his entire 25-year career working in financial markets in London and New York. He left the traditional world of finance to get involved in the crypto and … Continue reading Episode 298: Stephen Stonberg, CEO of Bittrex Global

Episode 297: Joshua Tobkin, CEO and Co-Founder of SupraOracles

Around the Coin Episode 297 Joshua Tobkin, CEO and Co-Founder of SupraOracles

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with the architect of the Supra BFT Consensus Algorithm. Blockchain Designer & Developer, Joshua Tobkin is a Meta-Game Theorist behind projects such as Unitychain.io's venture projects and more recently SupraOracles.com A lateral thinker, creative, and curiously dyslexic, Josh has been building SaaS companies for the last 10 years. Josh … Continue reading Episode 297: Joshua Tobkin, CEO and Co-Founder of SupraOracles

Episode 296: Trent Sorbe, Founder of Central Payments

Around the Coin Episode 296 Trent Sorbe, Founder of Central Payments

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Trent Sorbe, President and Founder of Central Payments & Co-Founder of Falls Fintech. He is an architect of Central Payments’ Open*CP Fintech API Marketplace. With more than 28 years of debit, credit, and prepaid payments experience, Trent is responsible for products garnering nine Paybefore Awards, three of which garnered … Continue reading Episode 296: Trent Sorbe, Founder of Central Payments

Episode 295: Vivek Krishnamurthy, Principal at Commerce Ventures

Around the Coin Episode 295 Vivek Krishnamurthy, Principal at Commerce Ventures

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Vivek Krishnamurthy, Principal at Commerce Ventures, an early-stage FinTech, InsurTech & RetailTech focused fund based in San Francisco. The Fund's investments include Marqeta, Bill.com, MX, Socure, Forter, and +90 others. At Commerce Ventures, Vivek primarily focuses on vertical FinTech applications, core financial services enablement technologies, and insurance data … Continue reading Episode 295: Vivek Krishnamurthy, Principal at Commerce Ventures