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TIP _NZ

TIP _NZ

Tip (aka TIP_NZ) is an investor turned artist. She creates highly stimulating Bitcoin videos that captures the experience of falling down the rabbit hole using music, rap poetry and visual storytelling. Tip is also building Orange, a 24/7 open world located in a game server with Bitcoin commerce and community to orange pill the next generation by earning, spending and self-custodying sats. She previously worked as a VC investing in tech startups and managed a public equities portfolio for New Zealand's sovereign wealth fund.
Cory Klippsten

Cory Klippsten

Cory Klippsten is the CEO of Bitcoin financial services firm Swan.com. He is a partner in Bitcoiner Ventures, El Zonte Capital, and The Bitcoin Opportunity Fund, and as an angel has funded more than 60 early stage tech companies. Before startups, Klippsten worked for Google, McKinsey, Microsoft and Morgan Stanley, and earned an MBA from the University of Chicago. He grew up in Seattle, split 15 years between NYC and Chicago, and now lives in LA with his wife and daughters. His hobbies include basketball, history and travel (Istanbul and Barcelona are favorites).
Yan Pritzker

Yan Pritzker

Yan Pritzker is the co-founder and CTO of Swan Bitcoin. Yan spent the last twenty years as a software developer and entrepreneur focusing on tech startups. His most recent company, Reverb, was acquired by Etsy in 2019. Yan is the author of the book Inventing Bitcoin, the best technical book for beginners, and gives talks on Bitcoin related topics ranging from the importance of Bitcoin as a tool for freedom to the technical details of how Bitcoin works.
Steve Barbour

Steve Barbour

Steve has been designing portable Bitcoin mining load centers since he founded Upstream Data in 2017, and he has since earned a reputation for innovation in this field. Today, Upstream Data is a global leader in modular Bitcoin mining infrastructure, offering solutions for both air and water-cooled systems suitable for industrial and hobby-scale mining operations in any climate.