Join us as we explore the intersection of blockchain, product and user experience through interviews with founders and builders in the blockchain space.
029 – Jaye Harrill – Quantstamp
In this episode, we sit down with Jaye Harrill, Communications Manager at Quantstamp - a leader in blockchain security, offering smart contract and front-end audits to enhance the security of decentralized applications.
Passionate communications manager for blockchain security company Quantstamp, Jaye has a long leadership history in blockchain and Ethereum community spaces. She has dedicated her life to bringing broad visibility to the transformative changes this technology is expected to bring. Currently, Jaye is most known for her marketing, community events and security standards work. She is committed to bridging as many blockchain newbies together with as many vets as possible. Long term, 1 doge will forever be 1 doge.
Jaye’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/JayeHarrill
Quantstamp Website: https://quantstamp.com/
Quantstamp Twitter: https://twitter.com/Quantstamp
Quantstamp Blog: https://quantstamp.com/blog
Quantstamp Medium: https://medium.com/quantstamp
Quantstamp Github: https://github.com/quantstamp
028 – Deniz Omer – Kyber Network
In this episode, we sit down with Deniz Omer, Head of Ecosystem Growth at Kyber Network - an on-chain liquidity protocol that aggregates liquidity from a wide range of reserves, powering instant and secure token exchange in any decentralized application.
Kyber is a on-chain liquidity protocol that anyone can tap into for a wide variety of inter-token use cases. For example, vendors are able to accept payments in multiple tokens on their e-commerce platforms yet receiving in their preferred token. In addition, dApps can allow users who are not their token holders to utilize their platform and services with other tokens, and decentralized financial projects have the means to rebalance their portfolio instantly.
Deniz’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/denizomer
Kyber Network Website: https://kyber.network/
Kyber Network Twitter: https://twitter.com/kybernetwork
Kyber Network Telegram: https://t.me/kybernetwork
Kyber Network Medium: https://blog.kyber.network/
027 – Mo Dong – Celer Network
In this episode, we sit down with Mo Dong, co-founder of Celer Network - a leading layer-2 scaling platform that enables developers to build highly scalable decentralized applications through fast, easy and secure off-chain transactions.
Graduated with a Ph.D. from UIUC, Dr. Mo Dong has been applying his research and engineering experience on networking protocol design, distributed systems, formal verification and Game Theory to scalability challenges of blockchain systems. Dr. Dong led projects revolutionizing Internet TCP and improved cross-continental data transfer speed by 10X to 100X with non-regret learning algorithms. His work was published in top conferences, won Internet2 Innovative Application Award and being adopted by major Internet content and service providers.
Mo’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/no89thkey
Celer Network Website: https://www.celer.network/
Celer Network Twitter: https://twitter.com/CelerNetwork
Celer Network Telegram: https://t.me/celernetwork
Celer Network Discord: https://discord.gg/Trhab5w
Celer Network Medium: https://medium.com/celer-network
Celer Network Github: https://github.com/celer-network
026 – Michael Sena – 3Box
In this episode, we sit down with Michael Sena, co-founder and CEO of 3Box - a company aiming to be the shared backend for web3 by making it simple for developers to store data securely with their users.
3Box makes it simple to store data securely with your users, letting you focus on building great products.
Michael’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/somemikesena
3Box Website: https://3box.io/
3Box Twitter: https://twitter.com/3boxdb
3Box Medium: https://medium.com/3box
3Box Discord: https://chat.3box.io/
3Box Github: https://github.com/3box
025 – Jack O’Holleran – SKALE Labs
In this episode, we sit down with Jack O’Holleran, co-founder and CEO of SKALE Labs - a company building a modular protocol that allows developers to easily provision highly configurable blockchains so developers can focus on building scalable decentralized applications.
Jack is a veteran Silicon Valley Technology entrepreneur with a deep background in machine learning/AI technologies, security, and blockchain. His resume includes co-founder of Aktana, co-founder IncentAlign, and executive positions at Good Technology, and Motorola. His first work with Digital Currencies was in 2008 building a digital currency platform for Enterprise Resource Allocation. He has been an active Cryptocurrency investor and an evangelist for decentralized systems since early 2013.
Jack's passion for decentralized systems and blockchain led him to join efforts with Stan to solve the blockchain scalability problem. He is a veteran Silicon Valley Technology entrepreneur with a deep background in machine learning/AI technologies, and blockchain. His resume includes co-founder of Aktana, co-founder IncentAlign, and executive positions at Good Technology, and Motorola. His first work with Digital Currencies was in 2008 building a digital currency platform for Enterprise Resource Allocation. He has been an active Cryptocurrency investor and an evangelist for decentralized systems since early 2013.Enjoy!
Jack’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/jackoholleran
SKALE Labs Website: https://skale.network/
SKALE Labs Twitter: https://twitter.com/SkaleNetwork
SKALE Labs Telegram: https://t.me/skaleofficial
SKALE Labs Discord: http://skale.chat/
ConsenSys Codefi Announces SKALE Network as the First Project to Launch a Token on the Activate Platform: https://consensys.net/blog/press-release/consensys-codefi-announces-skale-network-as-the-first-project-to-launch-a-token-on-the-activate-platform/
024 – Bradley Kam – Unstoppable Domains
In this episode, we sit down with Bradley Kam, co-founder and Head of Business Development at Unstoppable Domains - a company focused on helping make crypto payments simple and enabling anyone to create censorship-resistant websites with blockchain domains.
Brad is a serial entrepreneur from Atlanta. Unstoppable Domains, a registry business building domain names on blockchains. In May, Unstoppable raised $4.3M led by Draper Associates. Previously, he co-founded Talkable, a YC backed marketing software company.
Unstoppable Domains Website: https://unstoppabledomains.com/
Unstoppable Domains Twitter: https://twitter.com/unstoppableweb
Unstoppable Domains Telegram: https://t.me/unstoppabledomains
Unstoppable Domains Medium: https://medium.com/unstoppabledomains
Unstoppable Domains Forum: https://community.unstoppabledomains.com/
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