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Mr Ryan Gembala
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Mr. Gembala is an Associate with Azure where he focuses on opportunities in software, internet, mobile, and related infrastructure technologies. Ryan joined Azure full time in September 2010 after interning with Azure and portfolio company Cooking.com in the summer of 2009. Mr. Gembala worked as the Lead Associate for Hyde Park Angels (HPA), an early stage angel investment group focused on the Midwest where he helped evaluate deals in the consumer internet, digital media, SAAS, and education spaces. Also while in business school, Ryan and his team won the International Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC), and he received the Vijay Vashee “Promising Entrepreneur” Award and 2010 Leadership Award of Distinction.
Before business school, Ryan co-founded and served as an executive director of H.E.R.O. for Children, Inc. raising more than $2M and collaborating with celebrities from the Food Network, Miss Universe Organization, and NCAA Football to build the only non-profit in the U.S. solely dedicated to improving the quality of life for children affected by HIV/AIDS. For his success with H.E.R.O., Ryan was named to the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s “40 Under 40” and has been featured by CNN and Business Week Online. He continues to serve on H.E.R.O.’s Board of Directors.
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Atomz Corp
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On-demand, enterprise website management software.
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eToro (Europe) Limited
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The world's leading social investment network. Social Trading is about opening the markets to everyone. At eToro we encourage people to connect with one another to discuss, trade, invest, learn and share knowledge across the network. From now on, you don’t need to be a pro to trade like one.
Founded: 
2013
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BitVault Inc Venice , California
United States
California US
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Gem
Registration country: 
United States
Company type: 
Blockchain platform startup (trading as "Gem").
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Gem simplifies building and deploying blockchain networks. Gem empowers developers to rapidly build apps and solutions using Bitcoin and cryptocurrency without needing to be experts in cryptography, security or the underlying protocols.
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Blockchain Capital
One Ferry Building Suite 255
94111 San Francisco , California
United States
Phone: +1 (415) 677-5340
California US
Registration country: 
United States
Company type: 
Venture capital fund with a focus on blockchain enabled technologies.
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Blockchain Capital is a pioneer and the premier venture capital firm investing in Blockchain enabled technology companies. Our initial fund was the first VC Fund dedicated to the Bitcoin/Blockchain ecosystem, launched in the Fall of 2013, and was also the first fund to accept capital calls in Bitcoin. Based in San Francisco, Blockchain Capital invests in the best entrepreneurs who are fostering innovation in the Blockchain economy. The Blockchain, a novel financial technology, holds the promise to disrupt legacy parts of financial services and create new markets. The firm has invested in 37 companies in the last three years, investing alongside Silicon Valley’s leading venture capital firms. We are a sector specific, but multi-stage venture capital investor that seeks to gain diverse exposure to the Blockchain economy while offering unique co-investment opportunities and proprietary deal flow to our investors. The three co-founders of the firm are experienced and accomplished entrepreneurs and venture capital investors. Bart Stephens has a background in financial technology starting at E*TRADE and running a Silicon Valley technology hedge fund before Blockchain Capital. Brock Pierce is a serial entrepreneur, digital currency visionary, and is Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation. Brad Stephens has a Wall Street background focused on Internet security and cryptography while working for Credit Suisse and Fidelity. Blockchain Capital has built an unrivaled network of entrepreneurs, advisors, and limited partners who are on the front lines of this fast moving sector of Fintech. The principals of the firm believe that Blockchain technology is a profound invention that offers a better, faster, cheaper way to move money and exchange assets without counterparty risk.
Founded: 
Jun 2012
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Coinbase Inc
1 Bluxome Street Apt 410
94107 San Francisco , California
United States
California US
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Coinbase, Inc.
Registration country: 
United States
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Founded in June of 2012, Coinbase is a digital currency wallet and platform where merchants and consumers can transact with new digital currencies like bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin. We're based in San Francisco, California. Bitcoin is the world's most widely used alternative currency with a total market cap of over $50 billion. The bitcoin network is made up of thousands of computers run by individuals all over the world.
  • Coinbase Inc includes as affiliate GDAX
  • Coinbase Inc includes as affiliate Toshi
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Bitnet San Francisco , California
United States
California US
Company type: 
Bitcoin wallet startup.
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Bitnet provides a digital commerce platform enabling enterprise-scale merchants to accept bitcoin payments. Bitnet's engineering, product, and business development team helped build and manage the world's largest payment gateway, CyberSource, which was sold to the world's largest payment network, Visa, for $2 billion in 2010. Bitnet has offices in San Francisco, California and Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Founded: 
2014
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Ripple Labs Inc
300 Montgomery Street 12th Floor
94104 San Francisco , California
United States
Phone: +1 (415) 213-4838
California US
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Ripple Labs, Inc.
Registration country: 
United States
Company type: 
Provider of financial settlement solutions.
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As modern global payment infrastructure, Ripple’s distributed financial technology solution allows banks to efficiently transact with other banks and payment providers to efficiently settle transactions in real time. Ripple eliminates time delays and ensures certainty of settlement, resulting in new revenue opportunities and lower transaction costs for banks and their customers. Using Ripple, banks can meet the growing demands for faster, low-cost, on-demand global payment services for any ticket size and offer better overall customer experiences.
  • Ripple Labs Inc includes as affiliate Xpring
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Xapo Palo Alto , California
United States
California US
Registration country: 
United States
Company type: 
"World's most secure bitcoin wallet".
Founded: 
2015
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Factom Inc
7320 N Mopac Expressway Bldg 2 Suite 301
78731 Austin , Texas
United States
Phone: +1 (443) 285-9111
Texas US
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Factom Inc.
Registration locality: 
Delaware
Registration country: 
United States
Company type: 
Blockchain startup that "secures data via decentralization".
Overview: 
Factom Inc. is a company that builds blockchain software. Factom technology secures data for private and public organizations by publishing encrypted data or a cryptographically unique fingerprint of the data to Factom’s immutable, distributed Blockchain. The Factom Blockchain is an open source project. It was build to secure data and systems. Often it is described as a publishing and auditing engine. It allows users to write data to its ledger for a small fee. Once information has entered into the Factom Blockchain it can’t be removed.

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