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 213: Dov Marmor, COO of Railsbank in North America

Episode 213 Around the Coin Dov Marmor, COO Railsbank

Description: In this episode, we interview Dov Marmor, COO, Railsbank N. America. Dov led two of the top FinTech platform businesses in banking and international payments. Formerly GM and Head of BaaS at Green Dot, Dov grew that business 3X over 2.5 years, launching enterprise programs including Intuit TurboCard, Uber Debit/Money, Stash Banking, Wealthfront Debit, … Continue reading Episode 213: Dov Marmor, COO of Railsbank in North America

Episode 210: Prashant Fuloria, CEO of Fundbox

Around the Coin Episode 210 - Prashant Fuloria - Fundbox

Description: In this episode, Kinsa Durst interviews Prashant Fuloria, CEO Fundbox. Prashant became CEO of Fundbox in 2020, after serving as COO and CPO. He joined Fundbox in 2016 from Yahoo, where he was SVP of Advertising Products. Prashant came to Yahoo through the acquisition of Flurry, then the world’s largest mobile analytics platform, where … Continue reading Episode 210: Prashant Fuloria, CEO of Fundbox

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 200: Ned Phillips, CEO of Bambu

Around the Coin interview 200 with Ned Phillips, CEO of Bambu

Description: Mike Townsend interviews Ned Phillips. Started his Fintech journey with E*TRADE as one of the very first online brokers and now an entrepreneur, Ned Phillips is the founder and chief executive officer of Bambu. Ned had the opportunity to experience the first dot-com boom with one of the original FinTech companies as well as … Continue reading Episode 200: Ned Phillips, CEO of Bambu

Episode 199: Joe Bayen CEO of Grow Credit

around the coin episode 199 interview joe bayan grow credit

Description: Joe Bayen is CEO at Grow Credit. Over the past decade, Joe has specialized in underwriting, credit score improvement, user acquisition, and monetization. Grow Credit helps consumers establish or build credit using a MasterCard designed to exclusively process subscription payments. The platform enables consumers with thin credit or no credit files to seamlessly establish … Continue reading Episode 199: Joe Bayen CEO of Grow Credit

Episode 198: Jareau Wade Head of Growth at Finix

Around the coin interview 198 Jareau Wade, Head of Growth at Finix

Description: Mike Townsend interviews Jareau Wadé, a payments entrepreneur and recovering engineer based in Atlanta, GA. He currently runs growth and marketing at payments infrastructure company, Finix. Prior, Jareau led commerce and visual search business development for Pinterest and co-founded Balanced, a payments API company that exited to Stripe in 2015. Jareau was also the … Continue reading Episode 198: Jareau Wade Head of Growth at Finix

Episode 197: Xiaohan Zhu, CEO of Meter.io

Around the coin podcast interview with Xiaohan Zhu, CEO of Meter.io

Description: Mike Townsend interviews Xiaohan Zhu, CEO of Meter.io. Xiaohan Zhu is an engineer by training, he was born and raised in China, and moved the US to go to graduate school at UC San Diego, and eventually got his MBA at Wharton before working as an engineer at Microsoft and Motorola. In 2016 he became fascinated with … Continue reading Episode 197: Xiaohan Zhu, CEO of Meter.io