- Originally developed at Disney, Dragonchain ICO runs Oct. 2 – Nov. 2
- Advisory board includes Xbox Co-founder, VP Starbucks, Ex FBI Assistant Director
- Multiple companies enter incubation program and start to design applications.
- Webinar for Token Participants Announced for October 26th.https://register.gotowebinar.com/rt/3122135121468400129
Oct. 19th, 2017 – Dragonchain, the blockchain platform originally developed at Disney, opened its public Initial Coin Offering (ICO) on Oct 2nd. Running until Nov. 2, the tokens issued during the ICO (Dragons) will provide access toDragonchain platform services, project incubation, and professional services to support enterprises, start-ups, and entrepreneurs building applications on the platform.
“Our vision for Dragonchain is a secure and flexible blockchain platform paired with a crowd scaled incubator,” said Joe Roets, Founder, and CEO of Dragonchain, Inc. “The system is modeled to create feedback loops and accelerate blockchain projects and market success.”
George Sarhanis, Founder, and Chief Business Officer added “Our token model and incubation services are architected for long-term sustainable growth, we are not offering discount tiers that promote sell-offs at launch. We expect strong participation by institutional and family office participants.
Dragonchain was originally developed at Disney’s Seattle office between 2015 and 2016 under the name “Disney Private Blockchain Platform”. The project launched as open-source by Disney on October 2, 2016, and is now maintained by the Dragonchain Foundation.
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The Dragonchain token sale is now live.
All humans are invited to participate.
Buy Dragons at https://dragonchain.com/tokensale today!
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Dragonchain Initial Coin Offering
Start: OCT 2, 2017 08:00 US/PDT (UTC-7)
Stop: NOV 2, 2017 23:59 US/PDT (UTC-7
Token supply: 433,494,437 Dragons
In addition, Dragonchain officially announces the formation of its Advisory Board to provide strategic guidance on future endeavors.
“Joe and the Dragonchain team are bringing a unique solution to market – the latest in blockchain technology, combining ease of integration, cloud scalability and secure grounding in public blockchain networks,” said Jeff Garzik, co-founder at Bloq and Dragonchain Advisory Board member.
Dragonchain Advisory Board members include:
Ed Fries, tech industry advisor and co-founder of the original Xbox
Ed joined Microsoft in 1986, and as a VP spent 10 years as one of the early developers of Excel and Word. He left the Office team to pursue his passion for interactive entertainment and created Microsoft Game Studios. Over the next eight years, he grew the team from 50 people to over 1200, published over 100 games, co-founded the Xbox Project, making Microsoft one of the leaders in the video game business.
Maria Smith, vice president of partnerships and payments, Starbucks
Maria serves as the VP of Partnerships and Payments at Starbucks and has over 20 years of financial executive experience. She was previously part of Disney’s Corporate Treasury team, where she oversaw the global consumer payments acceptance relationships.
Jeff Garzik, co-founder, Bloq
A futurist, bitcoin entrepreneur and software engineer, Jeff is co-founder and CEO of Bloq, a code-for-hire service that delivers enterprise-grade blockchain technology to leading companies worldwide.
Matthew Roszak, co-founder, Bloq and founding partner, Tally Capital
Co-founder at Bloq and founding partner at Tally Capital, Matthew is an avid supporter and investor in the exciting technology frontier of blockchain.
Collin LaHay (Collin Crypto), Gambit founder
Blockchain expert, Bitcoin angel investor, ICO advisor, founder at Gambit, entrepreneur, internet marketer and founder of CollinLaHay.com a search engine marketing business offering.
Tom Bush – former assistant director, FBI CJIS Division
National security, homeland security and law enforcement subject matter expert with over 33 years in federal law enforcement and owner at Tom Bush Consulting.
Chris Boscolo – Founder, lifeID
A specialist in cloud-computing, Amazon Web Services, network security, TCP/IP network protocols embedded systems and Linux kernel drivers, Chris has more than 20 years’ experience building commercially successful products.
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