Cofounder, Blockchain Capital
Brock Pierce is chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation and co-founder of Blockchain Capital, a venture capital firm that has invested in 42 blockchain companies since 2014. He is the founder of IMI Exchange, a virtual goods exchange with annual sales of over $1 billion; ZAM, one of the largest gaming information companies in the world; and Internet Gaming Entertainment, which pioneered the use of digital currency in online games and achieved revenues of over $100 million before being sold in 2007. He is or has also been an investor, advisor, founder, and or board member to about 20 gaming and blockchain-based businesses. Pierce was an early investor in Bitcoin, was one of the largest investors in Ethereum’s crowd sale, and is a founding member of the Omni Foundation.
What are the trends and long term future for Bitcoin, Ethereum and other digital coins? What are the fundamental drivers of speculation and investments? How does Bitcoin compare to Ethereum and other alternative coins and assets?