Jalak Jobanputra is Founding Partner of Future/Perfect Ventures, an early stage venture capital fund in NYC focused on next-generation technology such as blockchain and machine learning. Prior to starting the fun, Jalak’s career included lots of experience with tech, communications, and investing.
Speaker: Kelley Weaver
Kelley Weaver is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Melrose PR, a leading cryptocurrency and blockchain communications agency based in Los Angeles, California. Melrose PR believes the future of money is digital, and that cryptocurrency is here to stay.
RightMesh is an inspirational Canadian success story in the making. John Lyotier, co-founder and CEO, joins us today to talk all about what RightMesh is doing, how they got started, and the secrets to running a great organization.
Episode 114: Mike Morgan and Amy Wan Discuss Overcoming Uncertainties and Vulnerabilities on the Blockchain This episode features interviews with 2 separate guests; Mike Morgan of McDermott Will & Emery, and Amy Wan, CEO of Sagewise. Mike Morgan leads the Global Privacy and Cybersecurity practice at McDermott Will & Emery, specializing in data breaches, […]
Episode 113: Rajiv Phougat On Leading Transformation of Automotive Industry Using Blockchain at IBM + Ben Taylor (CEO of LedgerDomain) On His Communal Trust Platform Here are another two fascinating interviews recorded during the recent UCLA Cyber Days event. Rajiv Phougat, IBM, is leading a transformation of the automotive industry using AI, blockchain, IoT, and […]
Episode 112: Taylor Monahan (CEO and founder of My Crypto) On the Challenges of Building a Massively Successful Crypto Business from the Ground Up Taylor Monahan is the CEO and founder of My Crypto. She was one of the minds behind MyEtherWallet.com, a site built out of personal need, which quickly exploded in popularity, playing […]
Episode 111: Matt Leising of Bloomberg On What It’s Like To Watch The Ever-Changing Crypto Market Matt Leising is a Market Structure Reporter who covers blockchain and cryptocurrencies for Bloomberg. Having his finger on the pulse of blockchain and crypto, Matt offers some great insights into the market, the relationship between crypto and the traditional […]
Episode 110: Amanda B. Johnson Explains Dash, Crypto 101, and What It’s Like To Be A Crypto Queen Amanda B Johnson, a “Crypto Queen” and figurehead for women within the space joins us to talk all about Dash! We first learn about Amanda’s foray into crypto, how she came to be a crypto writer and […]
Episode 109: Crypto During Tax Season: What On Earth to Do with Chris Kovalik of Cointaxes It’s a hot and confusing topic: taxes and crypto. Chris Kovalik, CEO of Cointaxes, is here to answer every question you’ve ever had (and some you didn’t have) about the laws surrounding crypto taxation in the U.S. Chris and […]
Episode 108: Kavita Gupta of ConsenSys Kicks Off UCLA Cyber Days with Veronica Reynolds During the UCLA Cyber Days we were able to catch up with many bright minds, and you’ll hear two of them during this episode. Kelley talks with Veronica Reynolds, UCLA student and one of the co-founders of the UCLA Blockchain Lab, […]
Episode 107: Talking with Tim Draper: Crypto Legend and Bitcoin’s Biggest Fan Tim Draper is a well-known venture capital investor and early adopter of bitcoin and cryptocurrency. We were super fortunate to have Tim sit and chat with us recently at the Bitcoin Super Conference in Dallas. Having the foresight to get into bitcoin […]