Steve is serial entrepreneur, disputer, advisor and investor with a keen eye for emerging technologies and the business instincts to position companies in the sweet spot of each new tech wave. During his 4-year tenure with GoCoin as Founder and CEO, Steve brought the company from concept to profitability in under 2 years. GoCoin processed over $150M in cryptocurrency payments on seven different Blockchains and emerged as the highest transaction volume processor in the world. Steve gained unparalleled insights into cryptocurrency spending behaviors, secure wallet management, global banking, coin trading & arbitrage, merchant acquisition and the worldwide cryptocurrency regulatory landscape. As a founding member of the Chamber of Digital Commerce, Steve actively participates on their State Working Group, Token Alliance and Tax Task Force. Steve's 25-years of pioneering technologies includes Internet, messaging, mobile, eCommerce and Fintech solutions for consumer, enterprise and government applications. With this vast experience, Steve has been honored with keynote speeches worldwide and is frequently asked to speak at prominent universities including: USC Marshall School of Business, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Pepperdine, Chapman, Harvard, and the University of Oxford, Säid School of Business (UK).