Sami Rusani is the Chief Revenue Officer at ShipChain, a blockchain based solution provider for the transport and logistics industry. After a successful $30 million raise in a week, they are now building a platform that will disrupt the multi trillion-dollar industry. As a serial entrepreneur, blockchain advocate/investor, and talent manager, Sam has worked with some of the biggest brands in the world, such as Sony, Fender, Virgin, Universal Music, Ogilvy, Heineken, VISA and Mercedes.
Arina Zhukova – Communications Manager for Cindicator
Cindicator is a fintech company offering predictive analytics for investment decisions in crypto and traditional financial markets. Previously Arina worked as a Сommunications Specialist at a hardware tech company. At Cindicator she is taking care of social media marketing and a variety of tasks in PR.
Shehan Chandrasekera – Partner with JAG CPAs & Co.
Shehan Chandrasekera is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas and New Jersey. He specializes in business and individual tax planning and consulting for small businesses. Shehan has a broad tax knowledge of various industries including, Real Estate, Construction, E-commerce, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution and the emerging Blockchain related industries.
Before starting his career at JAG CPAs & Co, Shehan worked for several regional and national public accounting firms for a number of years. His ability to dissect the tax code and innovative thinking have immensely contributed to his rapid professional growth. After a successful career helping many clients at different firms, Shehan pursued his lifelong dream of becoming an entrepreneur by joining JAG.
Joel Comm & Travis Wright – Hosts for the Bad Crypto Podcast
Joel Comm is a New York Times bestselling author, blockchain enthusiast, professional keynote speaker, social media marketing strategist, live video expert, technologist, brand influencer, futurist and eternal 12-year-old.
With over two decades of experience harnessing the power of the web, publishing, social media and mobile applications to expand reach and engage in active relationship marketing, Joel is a sought-after public speaker who leaves his audiences inspired, entertained, and armed with strategic tools to create highly effective new media campaigns.
Travis Wright is a top marketing technologist, author, keynote speaker, blockchain advisor, tech journalist, and podcast host. He is the former global digital and social strategist at Symantec for the Norton brand.
Wright is the cofounder & CMO of CCP.Digital, a Kansas City & SF-based digital ad & content agency. Wright is the author of Wiley & Sons, “Digital Sense, The Common Sense Approach to Social Business Strategy, Marketing Technologies, Customer Experience and Emerging Technologies”, which published in January 2017.
Justin has been studying blockchain concepts throughout 2018. He has experience in infrared photonics, and is a co-author of a published patent for thermal imaging products in industrial automation and laboratory use. His experience also includes writing, developing applications in OpenG, creative media, sales and support, music production and advertising.
Justin is now a proud member of ARK.io, working with the growing ARK community and giving presentations and talks around the US. He has been featured at BlockchainNW, the Santa Cruz Bitcoin Meetup, and more recently, World Crypto Con 2018 in Las Vegas, NV. Justin also hosts a weekly podcast about all things ARK at TheARKCryptoPodcast.com.