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 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 263: Hart Lambur, Co-founder of UMA

Around the Coin Episode 263 Hart Lambur, Co-founder of UMA

In this episode, Tegan Kline sits down with Hart Lambur, the co-founder of UMA, a decentralized financial contracts platform built to enable Universal Market Access. Hart studied computer science before working as an interest rate trader at Goldman Sachs through the financial crisis. In 2013 he co-founded Openfolio, a personal finance tracking platform that was … Continue reading Episode 263: Hart Lambur, Co-founder of UMA

Episode 259: Bryan Myint, Co-Founder of Republic Crypto

Around the Coin Episode 259 Bryan Myint, Co-Founder of Republic Crypto

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Bryan Myint, the co-founder of Republic Crypto. Republic Crypto is the first vetted, compliant, and inclusive blockchain financing and investment platform. Bryan is also a Venture Partner at Outliers Fund and Founding Partner of Taureon Capital, a digital asset hedge fund. As an investor, he has seeded early … Continue reading Episode 259: Bryan Myint, Co-Founder of Republic Crypto

Episode 254: Arjun Bhuptani, Founder of Connext

Around the Coin Episode 254 Arjun Bhuptani, Founder of Connext

In this episode, Tegan Kline speaks with Arjun Bhuptani, one of the founders of and project lead at Connext. Connext is building a network for fast, frequent interactions between chains that is growing rapidly and is being used by top tier projects like the Graph, Polygon, and Arbitrum. Arjun Bhuptani, Founder of Connext Co-Hosts: Tegan … Continue reading Episode 254: Arjun Bhuptani, Founder of Connext

Episode 230: Chad Liu, Co-Founder of Tidal Finance

Around the Coin Episode 230 Chad Liu Co-Founder Tidal Finance

In this episode, Min Kim speaks with Chad Liu, Co-Founder of Tidal Finance. Chad is a Wharton MBA grad who has spent his time prior to founding Tidal Finance as an investment associate at AU21 Capital, a leading DeFi fund. Previous to that, Chad served in Business Development and Engineering functions at top Oil & … Continue reading Episode 230: Chad Liu, Co-Founder of Tidal Finance

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 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