Episode 234: Hossein Azari, CEO of Cmorq

Around the Coin Episode 234 Hossein Azari CEO cmorq

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Hossein Azari, CEO of cmorq. As the Founder and CEO of cmorq, Hossein Azari has set out to level the world’s financial playing field. After his first fintech startup, Clarity Money was acquired by Goldman Sachs, Hossein began his journey to build a data management platform that allows everyday … Continue reading Episode 234: Hossein Azari, CEO of Cmorq

Episode 231: Aaron Kaplan, Co-CEO of Prometheum

Around the Coin Episode 231 Aaron Kaplan Co-CEO Prometheum

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Aaron Kaplan, the founder and co-CEO of Prometheum, Inc., a NYC based fintech company building a Federal Securities Law compliant, blockchain native, public market infrastructure servicing the entire digital asset lifecycle. Aaron is also of counsel at Gusrae Kaplan Nusbaum, where since 2013 he has focused his practice on … Continue reading Episode 231: Aaron Kaplan, Co-CEO of Prometheum

Episode 229: Andreas Fletcher, Project Manager of the Trustlines Network

Around the Coin Episode 229 Andreas Fletcher, Project Manager of the Trustlines Network

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Andreas Fletcher. Andreas is a project manager of the Trustlines Network at Brainbot. He has a background in finance and has been in the Blockchain Space since 2013. After supporting the development of the enterprise blockchain solutions for the biggest stock exchange in Europe, including pilot projects with the … Continue reading Episode 229: Andreas Fletcher, Project Manager of the Trustlines Network

Episode 228: Kenny Li, COO of Manta Network

Around the Coin Episode 228 Kenny Li COO Manta Network

In this episode, Min Kim interviews Kenny Li, the COO and co-founder of Manta Network. Manta network is the plug-and-play privacy protocol for the entire DeFi stack. Kenny is a serial entrepreneur with a decade of experience in scaling startups. He started mining Bitcoin in 2013, and has worked on crypto projects. He received his … Continue reading Episode 228: Kenny Li, COO of Manta Network

Episode 227: Kory Hoang, Founder of Stably

Around the Coin Episode 227 Kory Hoang Founder Stably

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Kory Hoang, Founder of Stably. Prior to founding Stably, Kory was a Private Equity Data Analyst for PitchBook in Seattle. Kory is also a quant who has consulted for money managers, hedge funds and CTAs on many subjects ranging from VIX derivatives to cryptocurrencies and algorithmic trading. Kory … Continue reading Episode 227: Kory Hoang, Founder of Stably

Episode 223: Ugochukwu Aronu, CEO of Xend Finance

Around the Coin Episode 223 Ugochukwu Aronu CEO of Xend Finance

Ugochukwu Aronu is CEO of Xend Finance and he was one of the first blockchain meetup organizers in his region of Nigeria. He created a widely used ERC20 and BTC wallet used by exchanges and launched Xend Finance as one of the first Binance Smart Chain projects, backed by Binance Labs and Google Launchpad. Ugochukwu … Continue reading Episode 223: Ugochukwu Aronu, CEO of Xend Finance

Episode 222: Ally Medina, CEO of Paloma Pay

Around the Coin Episode 222 Ally Medina CEO Paloma Payments

Ally Medina is the former Mayor of Emeryville and Director of the Blockchain Advocacy Coalition. She has used her regulatory expertise to develop a compliant solution for cannabis businesses to use crypto for contactless payments and launched Paloma Pay in January of 2021. Ally Medina, CEO Paloma Pay Co-Hosts: Mike Townsend: https://www.linkedin.com/in/townsendmike/ Faisal Khan: https://faisalkhan.com Kinsa Durst: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kinsadurst … Continue reading Episode 222: Ally Medina, CEO of Paloma Pay

Episode 217: Jazear Brooks, Founder and Lead Developer of Sifchain

Around the Coin Episode 217 Jazear Brooks Founder and Lead Developer of Sifchain

In this episode, Kinsa Durst speaks with Jazear Brooks, Founder and Lead Developer of Sifchain. Jazear is the former Lead Architect at Thorchain, current Sif Benevolent at SifChain. Jazear is a computer scientist (BS Computer Science and Economics from Yale) with a decade of leadership and engineering experience working within the technology and financial services … Continue reading Episode 217: Jazear Brooks, Founder and Lead Developer of Sifchain