Episode 251: Doug Petkanics, Founder, CEO at Livepeer Inc.

Around the Coin Episode 251 Doug Petkanics, Founder, CEO at Livepeer Inc

In this episode, Tegan Kline speaks with Doug Petkanics, the Founder and CEO at Livepeer, where he focuses on protocol research and software development. Livepeer is building an open-source video infrastructure platform, which leverages decentralization to drive down costs and meet the needs of developers building video streaming applications at scale. Prior to Livepeer, Doug … Continue reading Episode 251: Doug Petkanics, Founder, CEO at Livepeer Inc.

Episode 250: Denelle Dixon, CEO of Stellar Development Foundation

Around the Coin Episode 250 Denelle Dixon, CEO of Stellar Development Foundation

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Denelle Dixon, the CEO and Executive Director of the Stellar Development Foundation, a non-profit organization using blockchain to unlock the world’s economic potential by making money more fluid, markets more open, and people more empowered. Before joining Stellar, Dixon served as COO of Mozilla, one of the most … Continue reading Episode 250: Denelle Dixon, CEO of Stellar Development Foundation

Episode 242: William Quigley, Co-founder of Tether and WAX

Around the Coin Episode 242 William Quigley Co-founder of Tether and WAX

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with William Quigley. Mr Quigley is a Managing Director of Magnetic, a crypto-focused investment fund. He was the first institutional investor in Paypal and has over 25 years of experience as a technology-focused venture capitalist. Mr Quigley has incubated and invested in more than 30 bitcoin, blockchain and cryptocurrency-related … Continue reading Episode 242: William Quigley, Co-founder of Tether and WAX

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