Brock Pierce
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Co-founder of Blockchain Capital

Brock Pierce

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Co-founder of Blockchain Capital

As an early investor in Bitcoin, Pierce is a venture capitalist and entrepreneur with an extensive track record of founding, advising and investing in disruptive businesses. He pioneered the market for digital currency in games, and was one of the largest investors in the Ethereum crowdsale. Pierce has invested in over 30 companies in the Blockchain ecosystem, participated in over 100 projects, and helped raise over $200 million US for companies he was involved in. Pierce has also been a guest lecturer at the Milken Global Conference, Singularity University, Stanford University, the University of Southern California, and the University of California, Los Angeles.

Age
37 years old (November, 1980)
Citizenship
US
Participation
Bitcoin Foundation, Director
Internet Gaming Entertainment, Co-founder & former CEO
Blockchain Capital, Co-founder & Managing Partner
IMI Exchange, Founder
ZAM, Founder
  • Crypto Net Worth: $ 700 million - $1 billion.
  • Attended the University of Southern California, USA.
  • As a child actor, appeared in Disney films: "The Mighty Ducks" (1992), "D2: The Mighty Ducks" (1994), and "First Kid" (1996).
  • Started his first company when he was 17 years old – to do what YouTube does today, raised $88 million US, before the business went bankrupt.
  • Is an active supporter of non-profit and advocacy organizations and is a member of the Clinton Global Initiative.

We analyzed how many times influential people in the Blockchain and crypto space were mentioned across twelve rating lists published on the following sites:

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  • coindesk.com
  • richtopia.com
  • rise.global
  • cryptoweekly.co
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  • cantechletter.com
  • investinblockchain.com
  • finance.jaxlondon.com
  • surveymonkey.com
  • hackernoon.com
The price of the bitcoin is primary a barometer of sentiment which has nothing to do with the fundamental performance of the technology. The technology itself is pretty consistently being improving and it is going to continue to do so.