Episode 284: Kendall Cole, Head of Product at NEAR Protocol & Co-Founder of Proximity Labs

Around the Coin Episode 284 Kendall Cole, Head of Product at NEAR Protocol & Co-Founder of Proximity Labs

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Kendall Cole, Head of Product at NEAR Protocol, a base-layer blockchain designed to provide the ideal environment for dapps by overcoming some of the limitations of competing systems—such as low throughput, low speeds, and poor cross-compatibility. Kendall is in the process of transitioning out of his current role … Continue reading Episode 284: Kendall Cole, Head of Product at NEAR Protocol & Co-Founder of Proximity Labs

Episode 282: Dan Martell, CEO/ Founder of SaaS Academy

Around the Coin Episode 282 Dan Martell, CEO & Founder SaaS Academy

In this episode, Mike Townsend sits down with Dan Martell, CEO, and Founder of SaaS Academy. Dan is a serial entrepreneur having built several multi-million dollar technology companies starting at the age of 17. He's also an award-winning angel investor, having invested in companies like Intercom, Udemy, Hootsuite, Unbounce. Today he's an executive coach focused … Continue reading Episode 282: Dan Martell, CEO/ Founder of SaaS Academy

Episode 281: Micha Benoliel, CEO and Co-Founder at Nodle

Around the Coin Episode 281 Micha Benoliel, CEO and Co-Founder at Nodle

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Micha Benoliel, the CEO and Co-Founder of Nodle, a privacy-first, decentralized wireless network for connecting Internet of Things devices and sensors to the Internet, and Coalition Network, a non-profit foundation that provides open-source, secure exposure notification solutions for governments and enterprises to protect their citizens during pandemics. The … Continue reading Episode 281: Micha Benoliel, CEO and Co-Founder at Nodle

Episode 279: Marcus New, CEO of InvestX

Around the Coin Episode 279 Marcus New CEO of InvestX

In this episode, Mike Townsend sits down with Marcus New, CEO of InvestX. Marcus New has an accomplished career in the private and public financial markets that spans over three decades and is a pioneer in the pre-IPO asset class. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of InvestX Capital, a trading platform that … Continue reading Episode 279: Marcus New, CEO of InvestX

Episode 277: Charlie Silver, CEO of Permission.io

Around the Coin Episode 277 Charlie Silver, CEO of Permission.io

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Charlie Silver, CEO of Permission.io. Charlie is a successful entrepreneur who has founded and exited 5 startups in technology, media, and finance. He co-founded Onramp Invest, Blockforce Capital, and Reality Shares which created 7 publicly traded ETFs including the first Blockchain equity ETF(BLCN). In the dot-com era, he built … Continue reading Episode 277: Charlie Silver, CEO of Permission.io

Episode 275: Alex Adelman, CEO & Co-founder of Lolli

Around the Coin Episode 275 Alex Adelman, CEO & Co-founder of Lolli

In this episode, Mike Townsend sits down with Alex Adelman, CEO & Co-founder of Lolli, a rewards application that lets people earn bitcoin when they shop online from 1,000+ top merchants. Alex was previously the CEO & Co-founder of Cosmic, the leading e-commerce gateway, which was acquired by PopSugar in ’15 and then by Ebates … Continue reading Episode 275: Alex Adelman, CEO & Co-founder of Lolli

Episode 264: Raullen Chai, Founder and CEO of IoTeX

Around the Coin Episode 264 Raullen Chai, Founder and CEO of IoTeX

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Raullen Chai, Founder & CEO of IoTeX. After stints in cybersecurity and blockchain at Uber and Google, Raullen is now CEO of IoTex. He leads a global team of cryptologists, blockchain experts, and IoT specialists in building the Trusted Internet of Things. Founded as an open-source project in 2017, … Continue reading Episode 264: Raullen Chai, Founder and CEO of IoTeX

Episode 187: Interview with Chris Maurice

Episode 187 Interview with Chris Maurice founder of Yellow Card

CEO and Co-founder of Yellow Card, a cryptocurrency exchange operating across Africa Description: In this interview Mike Townsend interviews Chris Maurice, CEO and Co-founder of Yellow Card, a cryptocurrency exchange operating across Africa. In high school, Chris started an SEO consulting firm which helped optimize over 140 websites on Google, including Prezi.com. In college, he … Continue reading Episode 187: Interview with Chris Maurice