OUR TEAM

 

 

 

OUR TEAM

 

 

Together we shall build a decentralized world that works for all beings!

We are looking for a kind, compassionate, trustworthy, confident, and dedicated people in the blockchain space to join our team.

David KamFounder and President of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Since 2011 he has been in the blockchain and the cryptocurrency industry after indigenous nations approached him to help them end the poverty and suffering of their people. He had a dream vision of the Tree of Life in 2013, which gave rise to the idea of the Earth Dollar, a currency backed by the health and wellness of Mother Earth. He is also the Chairman of the U.S. Blockchain Association and the President of the Nevada Blockchain Association. He is a co-author of a new book on “The Future of Blockchain Technology”. He is also the co-host of a new upcoming TV show on blockchain and cryptocurrencies called the Satoshi Show. He hopes to use the blockchain counter culture movement to alleviate global poverty and to heal Our Mother Earth (H.O.M.E.). David was born and grew up in Canada, and speaks English, French and Chinese. Following his Chinese Hakka heritage of revolutionaries and changemakers, he works with indigenous peoples worldwide to help them with their independence and prosperity. David is a multi-talented individual and has worked with one the world’s top 50 of Fortune 500 Companies. He pioneered the energy drink category, being the first in the world to add ginseng to formulate Energy Drinks. He created a franchise of this business and franchised it out to Pepsico and their bottlers. He loves nature, people, and animals. He has a personal mission to end extreme poverty in his lifetime.

Mesfin Zaid – Director, CFO, Nevada Blockchain Association has been a banking and finance executive for over 35 years, predominantly on the commercial side of the industry. While working for Wells Fargo Bank as Vice President and Department Manager in the Loan Servicing Center (1997 – 2011).  Mr. Zaid was given the responsibility of undertaking the Loan Center’s “Green Energy Initiative”. Due to that exposure, he expanded his knowledge working in the areas of Climate Change, Energy, Environment, Policy and Risk Analysis, Research, and Development (R&D), and Consulting in MSWE, (Municipal Solid Waste to Energy).

Greg Kerr – Director, Director of Government Relations,  Nevada Blockchain  Association. Demonstrating our understanding of the Blockchain, Smart Contracts, decentralization and the human condition; we present an ambitious, global bottom-up economic system that ties every human’s financial well being to the well being of the environment. Gamma is the evolution of our efforts to incentivize green energy production with cryptocurrency. Our cryptocurrency reward system is now part of a closed-loop decentralized Peer-2-Peer (P2P) software application that optimizes power grids. Gamma’s ability to create renewable energy that fuels our computation needs is a leap forward in sustainable computing and decentralized global grids. igamma.io

Tina Michelle, MCC – Director, Director of Media,  Nevada Blockchain  Association.  CTYC TV CEO, TMTV Owner #Wetour #WeNews – TV ProducerConscious Capitalist Brands, HostJazzDayAz.com, JV Facilitator. Experienced Founder/Entrepreneur/philanthropist and Inspirational Speaker with a demonstrated history of working in the media broadcasting and personal development industry and is passionate about financcial literacy amongst women. Her Passion to “Eliminate the Wealth Gap” is demonstrated through live events, tv production and Joint Venture delivery to create what she calls the She-Conomy. 100 Years ago Women were not able to participate in the decisions of the new Economy called America.  Today, with more women founders than every before Tina Michelle is determined to be a catlyst for educating women in the area true wealth building and and activating partnership global to reach that goal.


David KamFounder and President of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Since 2011 he has been in the blockchain and the cryptocurrency industry after indigenous nations approached him to help them end the poverty and suffering of their people. He had a dream vision of the Tree of Life in 2013, which gave rise to the idea of the Earth Dollar, a currency backed by the health and wellness of Mother Earth. He is also the Chairman of the U.S. Blockchain Association and the President of the Nevada Blockchain Association. He is a co-author of a new book on “The Future of Blockchain Technology”. He is also the co-host of a new upcoming TV show on blockchain and cryptocurrencies called the Satoshi Show. He hopes to use the blockchain counter culture movement to alleviate global poverty and to heal Our Mother Earth (H.O.M.E.). David was born and grew up in Canada, and speaks English, French and Chinese. Following his Chinese Hakka heritage of revolutionaries and changemakers, he works with indigenous peoples worldwide to help them with their independence and prosperity. David is a multi-talented individual and has worked with one the world’s top 50 of Fortune 500 Companies. He pioneered the energy drink category, being the first in the world to add ginseng to formulate Energy Drinks. He created a franchise of this business and franchised it out to Pepsico and their bottlers. He loves nature, people, and animals. He has a personal mission to end extreme poverty in his lifetime.

Mesfin Zaid – Director, Nevada Blockchain Association has been a banking and finance executive for over 35 years, predominantly on the commercial side of the industry. While working for Wells Fargo Bank as Vice President and Department Manager in the Loan Servicing Center (1997 – 2011).  Mr. Zaid was given the responsibility of undertaking the Loan Center’s “Green Energy Initiative”. Due to that exposure, he expanded his knowledge working in the areas of Climate Change, Energy, Environment, Policy and Risk Analysis, Research, and Development (R&D), and Consulting in MSWE, (Municipal Solid Waste to Energy).

Greg Kerr – Director, Director of Government Relations,  Nevada Blockchain  Association. Demonstrating our understanding of the Blockchain, Smart Contracts, decentralization and the human condition; we present an ambitious, global bottom-up economic system that ties every human’s financial well being to the well being of the environment. Gamma is the evolution of our efforts to incentivize green energy production with cryptocurrency. Our cryptocurrency reward system is now part of a closed-loop decentralized Peer-2-Peer (P2P) software application that optimizes power grids. Gamma’s ability to create renewable energy that fuels our computation needs is a leap forward in sustainable computing and decentralized global grids. igamma.io

Tina Michelle, MCC – Director, Director of Media,  Nevada Blockchain  Association.  CTYC TV CEO, TMTV Owner #Wetour #WeNews – TV ProducerConscious Capitalist Brands, HostJazzDayAz.com, JV Facilitator. Experienced Founder/Entrepreneur/philanthropist and Inspirational Speaker with a demonstrated history of working in the media broadcasting and personal development industry and is passionate about financcial literacy amongst women. Her Passion to “Eliminate the Wealth Gap” is demonstrated through live events, tv production and Joint Venture delivery to create what she calls the She-Conomy. 100 Years ago Women were not able to participate in the decisions of the new Economy called America.  Today, with more women founders than every before Tina Michelle is determined to be a catlyst for educating women in the area true wealth building and and activating partnership global to reach that goal.


Advisors

Simon Cocking.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Simon Cocking is Chief Editor at Irish Tech News, CryptoCoinNews and InvestInIT – with over 1 million + combined unique monthly views and growing. He is the top ranked member of the ‘People of Blockchain’ (spending 3 months at #1 on Q1 of 2018 out of 32,256 people, & returned to #1 spot in June). He is also a business mentor and advisor working with 120+ successful ICOs to date. He also been named many global Twitter influencer lists in the last 12 months. He is an accomplished public speaker at events including TEDx, Web Summit, and overseas in Amsterdam, Dubai, Kiev, Singapore, Moscow, Tel Aviv, Madrid, Tbilisi, Riga, Porto, Dublin and Helsinki in the last 12 months. He has been based in Ireland for over 22 years and has cofounded or founded seven successful companies.

 Wannipha Crypto Jen (Crypto Jen) BuakaewAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain AssociationLeading personality, public speaker and voice of progress to the cryptocurrency community and emerging markets. While advising a number of blockchain projects including DRAGON (2nd largest ICO to-date with $320 mil USD raised), and the most recent -Solve.Care (hard cap successfully achieved). Jen is also on The New Money Systems Board- Lifeboat foundation alongside high profile individuals such as Vitalik Buterin and Charlie Lee. Known as Crypto Jen, one of the most highly regarded female crypto/blockchain influencers in the world.

Naviin KapoorAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association.  One of the top 10 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench,   Naviin Kapoor, a blockchain consultant and a business transformation leader with more than eleven and half years of experience in project management and business analysis and more than one year of experience in ethereum, bitcoin, hyperledger, EOS, consensus protocol and distributed/shared ledger tecnology. He has also attained various industry certifications such as PMP, CBAP, ITIL & Professional Scrum Master Level 1.

Richard Kastelein.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association.  One of the top 20 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench,  Founder of industry publication Blockchain News (acquired in 2017) , partner at ICO services collective CryptoAssets Design Group, director of education company Blockchain Partners (Oracle Partner) – Richard Kastelein is an award-winning publisher & entrepreneur. He sits on the advisory boards of two dozen Blockchain startups (ICOs) & has written 1500+ articles on Blockchain technology at Blockchain News & has also published on ICOs in Harvard Business Review & Venturebeat. Kastelein holds and honourary Ph.D. and is Chair Professor at Jiangxi Ahead Institute of Software & Technology (Blockchain Faculty) in China.

Stephen Cutter Jr.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Wuji is a Eco-Conscious Rideshare that Moves with Purpose. Wuji only utilizes green vehicles and plants a tree with every ride. Sustainability and community building is our mission. We intend to partner and grow with the communities we enter. We also are driver focused and have Equity, Tip and Residual Income Options . Wuji wants to showcase by doing the Altruism will overcome Egoism.

Sydney iFergan.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Sydney is a top 20 ICO Advisor on ICO Bench. Sydney holds a degree in computer science and has 20+ years commercial experience. He has spent the last 10 years working in the online marketing arena and was the CMO for a large FX brokerage.

 

Wulf Kaal.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. One of the top 30 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench,  Professor Wulf Kaal is a leading expert on Distributed Ledge Technology (DLT). His research focuses on crypto economics, innovation, DLT applications, smart contracts, initial coin offerings, and the DLT evolution, including 4th generation crypto infrastructure products. Before entering the academy, he was associated with Cravath, Swain & Moore LLP, in New York, and Goldman Sachs in London, UK. Kaal advises DLT companies, DLT startups, venture capital funds, and international policy makers on blockchain based solutions in FinTech and LegalTech. As an adviser and mentor, Kaal focuses on creating synergies for his clients and building successful new DLT businesses, among others, on existing solutions. Photo: School of Law professor Wulf Kaal poses for a portrait November 7, 2012 in the Schulze Grand Atrium. Taken for St. Thomas Lawyer magazine.

Christopher HerghelgiuAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. I am an eternal optimist, with an unquenchable sense of adventure. Whether that adventure be traveling the world and expanding my appreciation for other cultures or in business, or jumping at the opportunity to be involved in something new and exciting; you will find me with a smile on my face, just happy to be living life with passion. “Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.”? Rumi

Bogdan Fiedur – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. One of the top 20 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench, Bogdan Fiedur, ICO Advisor, ICOBench Expert, Smart Contract Developer, Full Stack Developer, Advisor Volunteer at Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Regulatory Task Force.Bogdan is an influential blockchain and cryptocurrency expert, investor, entrepreneur and a frequent speaker at high-profile blockchain-themed events. He is currently advising many promising startups, is a co-Founder of bitJob and President of Blockchainexperts.io. With a BS degree in Computer Science from University of Manitoba, Bogdan has over 20 years of IT experience and has acquired intimate knowledge with inner-workings of ICO development from conception to execution, and has deep understanding of current Blockchain industry.

 

 

Steve Good – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Steve is an entrepreneur, ICO Advisor and host of The Coin Chat (YouTube & Podcast). He has expertise in digital and technology platforms and business transformation using innovative and disruptive technologies with specific focus in cryptocurrency (investing, mining, ICOs). He is an accomplished entrepreneur and strategist with extensive expertise at board level, in investment management, banking, energy and retail sectors, helping businesses create clear visions with concrete goals to deliver achievable value and results. He has worked for notable companies such as Infosys, Deloitte and IBM.

 

Alex Linenko – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Top ICO advisor (Expert the TOP-50 on ICObench). Alex is an experienced entrepreneur and a blockchain expert. He is the co-founder and co-creator of such companies as Seopult, Uptopromo, SatangDee, ICOyard. He worked on the tokenization and strategic management of 15+ successful ICOs (Crypterium, Medichain, Nvb.digital, Bailsman, ICOS, and others).

 

Nitin Malhotra – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Nitin is an ICO advisor, Startup consultant, ICOBench Expert and Founder of Bravado ICOs, a Blockchain Solutions firm. Highly qualified, talented, tenacious, and well-accomplished professional with 5 years+’ experience armed with broad-based background and skills as an ICO Advisor, director of operation, marketing director, investment analyst, IT professional, Healthcare professional, customer service, strategic planning, training, and team building initiatives. Nitin displays outstanding ability to plan, coordinate, implement practices, and procedures to bring significant improvements in efficiency, productivity and processes towards the successful attainment of individual and organizational growth. Seamlessly interacts with customers and personnel at all levels.
Nitin is determined to implement earned skills and knowledge for the rapid growth of the prospective organization by working effectively and consistently with significant experience in leading and coaching individuals and teams to collaboratively implement operational structures and process that deliver on strategic objectives through good use of communication analysis.

Andrey Korotkov – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. He is member of the International Decentralized Association of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain (IDACB) ICO advisory board. Blockchain expert, currently takes position of business analyst in big token-sale provider ICOBox. His experience started from cryptocurrency trading and at the moment stay at advisory board of 7 successful ICOs. ICO marketing professional, 1+ year experience in preparation and launching ICOs. , 2+ years in cryptocurrency trading and 5 years experience in international companies. He provide consultancy and advice to selected ICOs and offer assistance to ICO projects in EU and in CIS region.

River Jangda – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. For the past six years River has been helping startups succeed through internet marketing, ecommerce, and strategic business consulting. River has built his own companies as well, starting with an apparel ecommerce brand in college that was bootstrapped through collegiate business plan competition winnings and was sold in 2016. Most recently River founded Upholder.io, a marketing agency focused on helping blockchain companies build real, sustainable, long-term online communities, in addition to advising on all aspects of marketing strategy. River has worked with projects like Agora, Iris, BlitzPredict, Akash, and Veridium; helping clients to raise a collective $100 million to date.

Deane Thomas – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. A corporate executive who, having lived and worked in many different countries, is a true global citizen. Deane is British but speaks several languages, he lives in Croatia with his teenage daughters. As a solo father with two daughters Deane stepped away from corporate responsibility to focus on their well being and upbringing, this opened his eyes to a World and way of living that was far removed from corporate life. He has explored what it means to exists in the now and transgress the bombardment of negativity that surrounds all our lives. This has enabled him to forge relationships with visionaries and doers’, people with shared values and ambition without boundaries. Deane is on a trajectory of growth and this is expressed through formulating partnerships, networks and business models that will benefit all.
His future is now.

Ethan Melazzo.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain AssociationEthan Melazzo, visionary artist, producer and active participant in philanthropy. His efforts to improve humanity saturate every aspect of his being. From hosting events at the U.N. On behalf of wellness to using his art to help himself and everyone empower themselves to be liberated and free, to be their own boss and to be capable of building their own dreams. As a Nevada blockchain advisor he is excited to design the city of atlantis, and curate the entertainment district to bring artists capable of using high vibrational music to help inspire others to achieve a more harmonious society. He knows and tries his best to show how much we’re worth. He uses his skills to express things there may not be words for but knows that he’s grateful for any way he can to make the best possible world, so everyone has what they need and can be truly happy.

David DrakeAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. David Drake is Founder and Chairman at LDJ Capital, a multi-family office which deals in worldwide funds accessing over trillions in assets and maintains over 50+ global directors and family office partners. More recently, David Drake is also seen as a leader in blockchain and cryptocurrency.  He saw the value of digital assets when everyone was avoiding it. It all started in 2011 when Drake collaborated on the JOBS Act to create new laws underlying all fundraising in the U.S. for all ICOs.  He runs a $200M LDJ Cayman Fund focused on cryptocurrency, mining, and ICO acquisitions. LDJ Capital Credit also offers middle market bridge financing to seed upcoming ICO’s. Previously, he held a majority stake as a Managing Partner with Robert Hambrecht in an Alternative Energy Fund NewCommons Capital 2009-2010.  Drake was born in Sweden and is fluent in six languages.  He holds an MBA in Finance and an MA in International Law and Economics from George Washington University in DC where he was awarded the Wallenberg Scholarship for academic merit.  His full bio is on: ldjcapital.com/executive-team

Simon Cocking.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Simon Cocking is Chief Editor at Irish Tech News, CryptoCoinNews and InvestInIT – with over 1 million + combined unique monthly views and growing. He is the top ranked member of the ‘People of Blockchain’ (spending 3 months at #1 on Q1 of 2018 out of 32,256 people, & returned to #1 spot in June). He is also a business mentor and advisor working with 120+ successful ICOs to date. He also been named many global Twitter influencer lists in the last 12 months. He is an accomplished public speaker at events including TEDx, Web Summit, and overseas in Amsterdam, Dubai, Kiev, Singapore, Moscow, Tel Aviv, Madrid, Tbilisi, Riga, Porto, Dublin and Helsinki in the last 12 months. He has been based in Ireland for over 22 years and has cofounded or founded seven successful companies.

Wannipha Crypto Jen (Crypto Jen) BuakaewAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Leading personality, public speaker and voice of progress to the cryptocurrency community and emerging markets. While advising a number of blockchain projects including DRAGON (2nd largest ICO to-date with $320 mil USD raised), and the most recent -Solve.Care (hard cap successfully achieved). Jen is also on The New Money Systems Board- Lifeboat foundation alongside high profile individuals such as Vitalik Buterin and Charlie Lee. Known as Crypto Jen, one of the most highly regarded female crypto/blockchain influencers in the world.

Naviin KapoorAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association.  One of the top 10 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench,   Naviin Kapoor, a blockchain consultant and a business transformation leader with more than eleven and half years of experience in project management and business analysis and more than one year of experience in ethereum, bitcoin, hyperledger, EOS, consensus protocol and distributed/shared ledger tecnology. He has also attained various industry certifications such as PMP, CBAP, ITIL & Professional Scrum Master Level 1.

Richard Kastelein.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association.  One of the top 20 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench,  Founder of industry publication Blockchain News (acquired in 2017) , partner at ICO services collective CryptoAssets Design Group, director of education company Blockchain Partners (Oracle Partner) – Richard Kastelein is an award-winning publisher & entrepreneur. He sits on the advisory boards of two dozen Blockchain startups (ICOs) & has written 1500+ articles on Blockchain technology at Blockchain News & has also published on ICOs in Harvard Business Review & Venturebeat. Kastelein holds and honourary Ph.D. and is Chair Professor at Jiangxi Ahead Institute of Software & Technology (Blockchain Faculty) in China.

Stephen Cutter Jr.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Wuji is a Eco-Conscious Rideshare that Moves with Purpose. Wuji only utilizes green vehicles and plants a tree with every ride. Sustainability and community building is our mission. We intend to partner and grow with the communities we enter. We also are driver focused and have Equity, Tip and Residual Income Options . Wuji wants to showcase by doing the Altruism will overcome Egoism.

Sydney iFergan.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Sydney is a top 20 ICO Advisor on ICO Bench. Sydney holds a degree in computer science and has 20+ years commercial experience. He has spent the last 10 years working in the online marketing arena and was the CMO for a large FX brokerage.

 

Wulf Kaal.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. One of the top 30 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench,  Professor Wulf Kaal is a leading expert on Distributed Ledge Technology (DLT). His research focuses on crypto economics, innovation, DLT applications, smart contracts, initial coin offerings, and the DLT evolution, including 4th generation crypto infrastructure products. Before entering the academy, he was associated with Cravath, Swain & Moore LLP, in New York, and Goldman Sachs in London, UK. Kaal advises DLT companies, DLT startups, venture capital funds, and international policy makers on blockchain based solutions in FinTech and LegalTech. As an adviser and mentor, Kaal focuses on creating synergies for his clients and building successful new DLT businesses, among others, on existing solutions. Photo: School of Law professor Wulf Kaal poses for a portrait November 7, 2012 in the Schulze Grand Atrium. Taken for St. Thomas Lawyer magazine.

Christopher HerghelgiuAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. I am an eternal optimist, with an unquenchable sense of adventure. Whether that adventure be traveling the world and expanding my appreciation for other cultures or in business, or jumping at the opportunity to be involved in something new and exciting; you will find me with a smile on my face, just happy to be living life with passion. “Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.”? Rumi

Bogdan Fiedur – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. One of the top 20 ICO Advisors on ICO Bench, Bogdan Fiedur, ICO Advisor, ICOBench Expert, Smart Contract Developer, Full Stack Developer, Advisor Volunteer at Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Regulatory Task Force.Bogdan is an influential blockchain and cryptocurrency expert, investor, entrepreneur and a frequent speaker at high-profile blockchain-themed events. He is currently advising many promising startups, is a co-Founder of bitJob and President of Blockchainexperts.io. With a BS degree in Computer Science from University of Manitoba, Bogdan has over 20 years of IT experience and has acquired intimate knowledge with inner-workings of ICO development from conception to execution, and has deep understanding of current Blockchain industry.

 

 

Steve Good – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Steve is an entrepreneur, ICO Advisor and host of The Coin Chat (YouTube & Podcast). He has expertise in digital and technology platforms and business transformation using innovative and disruptive technologies with specific focus in cryptocurrency (investing, mining, ICOs). He is an accomplished entrepreneur and strategist with extensive expertise at board level, in investment management, banking, energy and retail sectors, helping businesses create clear visions with concrete goals to deliver achievable value and results. He has worked for notable companies such as Infosys, Deloitte and IBM.

 

Alex Linenko – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Top ICO advisor (Expert the TOP-50 on ICObench). Alex is an experienced entrepreneur and a blockchain expert. He is the co-founder and co-creator of such companies as Seopult, Uptopromo, SatangDee, ICOyard. He worked on the tokenization and strategic management of 15+ successful ICOs (Crypterium, Medichain, Nvb.digital, Bailsman, ICOS, and others).

 

Nitin Malhotra – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Nitin is an ICO advisor, Startup consultant, ICOBench Expert and Founder of Bravado ICOs, a Blockchain Solutions firm. Highly qualified, talented, tenacious, and well-accomplished professional with 5 years+’ experience armed with broad-based background and skills as an ICO Advisor, director of operation, marketing director, investment analyst, IT professional, Healthcare professional, customer service, strategic planning, training, and team building initiatives. Nitin displays outstanding ability to plan, coordinate, implement practices, and procedures to bring significant improvements in efficiency, productivity and processes towards the successful attainment of individual and organizational growth. Seamlessly interacts with customers and personnel at all levels.
Nitin is determined to implement earned skills and knowledge for the rapid growth of the prospective organization by working effectively and consistently with significant experience in leading and coaching individuals and teams to collaboratively implement operational structures and process that deliver on strategic objectives through good use of communication analysis.

River Jangda – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. For the past six years River has been helping startups succeed through internet marketing, ecommerce, and strategic business consulting. River has built his own companies as well, starting with an apparel ecommerce brand in college that was bootstrapped through collegiate business plan competition winnings and was sold in 2016. Most recently River founded Upholder.io, a marketing agency focused on helping blockchain companies build real, sustainable, long-term online communities, in addition to advising on all aspects of marketing strategy. River has worked with projects like Agora, Iris, BlitzPredict, Akash, and Veridium; helping clients to raise a collective $100 million to date.

Deane Thomas – Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. A corporate executive who, having lived and worked in many different countries, is a true global citizen. Deane is British but speaks several languages, he lives in Croatia with his teenage daughters. As a solo father with two daughters Deane stepped away from corporate responsibility to focus on their well being and upbringing, this opened his eyes to a World and way of living that was far removed from corporate life. He has explored what it means to exists in the now and transgress the bombardment of negativity that surrounds all our lives. This has enabled him to forge relationships with visionaries and doers’, people with shared values and ambition without boundaries. Deane is on a trajectory of growth and this is expressed through formulating partnerships, networks and business models that will benefit all.
His future is now.

Ethan Melazzo.Advisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. Ethan Melazzo, visionary artist, producer and active participant in philanthropy. His efforts to improve humanity saturate every aspect of his being. From hosting events at the U.N. On behalf of wellness to using his art to help himself and everyone empower themselves to be liberated and free, to be their own boss and to be capable of building their own dreams. As a Nevada blockchain advisor he is excited to design the city of atlantis, and curate the entertainment district to bring artists capable of using high vibrational music to help inspire others to achieve a more harmonious society. He knows and tries his best to show how much we’re worth. He uses his skills to express things there may not be words for but knows that he’s grateful for any way he can to make the best possible world, so everyone has what they need and can be truly happy.

David DrakeAdvisor of the Nevada Blockchain Association. David Drake is Founder and Chairman at LDJ Capital, a multi-family office which deals in worldwide funds accessing over trillions in assets and maintains over 50+ global directors and family office partners. More recently, David Drake is also seen as a leader in blockchain and cryptocurrency.  He saw the value of digital assets when everyone was avoiding it. It all started in 2011 when Drake collaborated on the JOBS Act to create new laws underlying all fundraising in the U.S. for all ICOs.  He runs a $200M LDJ Cayman Fund focused on cryptocurrency, mining, and ICO acquisitions. LDJ Capital Credit also offers middle market bridge financing to seed upcoming ICO’s. Previously, he held a majority stake as a Managing Partner with Robert Hambrecht in an Alternative Energy Fund NewCommons Capital 2009-2010.  Drake was born in Sweden and is fluent in six languages.  He holds an MBA in Finance and an MA in International Law and Economics from George Washington University in DC where he was awarded the Wallenberg Scholarship for academic merit.  His full bio is on: ldjcapital.com/executive-team