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

Episode 215: Denko Mancheski, Founder and CEO of Reef Finance

Around the Coin Episode 215 Denko Mancheski, founder and CEO Reef Finance

In this episode, we interview Denko Mancheski, founder and CEO of Reef Finance. Denko has been in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry for around 6 years as a developer - working with many notable technologies including NXT blockchain, Bitshares, Steem as well as EOS. He now runs Reef Finance, a hub for Decentralized Finance running … Continue reading Episode 215: Denko Mancheski, Founder and CEO of Reef Finance

Episode 214: Geoff McCabe – CEO of The Divi Project

Episode 214 Around the Coin Geoff McCabe CEO The Divi Project

Description: In this exciting episode, we speak with Geoff McCabe, CEO of The Divi Project. He also owns businesses in virtual reality, gaming, two hotels, and a blockchain-based media company, LightningWorks.io. Sponsors: Otter Labs -> Hire great and inexpensive developers with staff augmentation through Otter. DeFi Code -> Go-to-market agency for cryptocurrency companies. Make your project stand out … Continue reading Episode 214: Geoff McCabe – CEO of The Divi Project

Episode 209: Ray Youssef, CEO and Co-founder of Paxful

Around the Coin Episode 209 Ray Youssef CEO and co-founder Paxful

Description: In this episode, Faisal Khan interviews Ray Youssef, CEO, and Co-founder of Paxful. Ray is an NYC native and a big believer in the real world change crypto and P2P finance can do. He is a technology expert, crypto enthusiast, philanthropist, and more.  Several years ago his IT startup had failed, his life savings were … Continue reading Episode 209: Ray Youssef, CEO and Co-founder of Paxful

Episode 206: Roham Gharegozlou, CEO at Dapper Labs

ATC Around the Coin Interview Episode 206 Roham Gharegozlou CEO Dapper Labs

Description: Mike Townsend interviews Roham Gharegozlou. Roham is the CEO of Dapper Labs and the founder of Axiom Zen, the award-winning emerging technology venture studio behind Dapper Labs. Dapper Labs is the creator of CryptoKitties, the world’s most popular consumer blockchain experience, with over 3M transactions on the Ethereum network – more than any smart … Continue reading Episode 206: Roham Gharegozlou, CEO at Dapper Labs

Episode 203: Kinsa Durst, Partner at DeFi Code

ATC Around the Coin Interview Episode 203 Kinsa Durst Partner at DeFi Code

Description: Mike Townsend interviews Kinsa Durst. Kinsa is the founder of DeFi Code, a consulting firm for developing and executing the global go-to-market strategy for blockchain and cryptocurrency companies. Coming from a diverse cultural background, he leverages his extensive experience working with companies in the U.S., China, and Korea to help companies establish their unique … Continue reading Episode 203: Kinsa Durst, Partner at DeFi Code