The rise of ‘the ICO’ in 2017 has been astonishing to watch. ICOs have followed the innovator’s dilemma disruption path in much faster timeframes than technology has. The VC and Angel investor market, which maintains a chokehold on development projects, has now been uprooted by a decentralized, democratic model of global crowdfunding, that in some cases, is producing returns in the 1,000% range.
Hanes added, “we are super excited to host such an event at NASDAQ in New York with CEO’s and Innovators in Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Technology. These business leaders are truly innovating business as we know it”