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Brock Pierce is a 15x entrepreneur best known for pioneering the market for digital currency. He is Co-Founder of GoCoin, ExpressCoin, BlockStreet, Coin Congress, ZenBox, Crypto Currency Partners, KnCMiner.cn, and Robocoin Asia. Pierce is a sought-after commentator on the Bitcoin economy and sits on the Board of the Bitcoin Foundation. Pierce is a prolific angel investor, city leader of BitAngels Los Angeles and runs the first Bitcoin syndicate to achieve top 10 status on AngelList. Pierce has raised more than $200 million on behalf of his companies and led more than 30 acquisitions in his career. Pierces entrepreneurial activities are focused in the areas of digital currencies like Bitcoin, gaming, ad tech and payments. He is the founder of IMI Exchange, the worlds leading digital currency marketplace for games with sales exceeding US$1 billion annually, which raised over $100 Million from blue chip investors such as Goldman Sachs and Oak Investment Partners; ZAM, one of the worlds largest media properties for gamers with more than 15 million monthly users which was sold in January 2012 to Tencent; IGE, the company credited with pioneering the market for digital currency in online games, which generated $100 million in revenue in 2006 and was sold in early 2007. He is also a founder of Playsino, Five Delta, Evertune, GamesTV, Digital Entertainment Network. Pierce also led the acquisition of Xfire from Viacom. Pierce is also an active supporter of non-profit and advocacy organizations and is a member of Clinton Global Initiative. He has also been a guest lecturer at Stanford, USC, and UCLA.
Accelerating The New Economy Coworking and Business Acceleration for Bitcoin, Crypto-currency, and Fintech Ventures, located in downtown Toronto, Canada. A global hub for disruptive technology innovation. http://bitcoindecentral.ca/
I will syndicate all of my best deals in Bitcoin companies where I am able to get at least a $200k allocation unless circumstances warrant otherwise. Feel free to join my syndicate to invest alongside me - https://angel.co/brockpierce/syndicate
Premier venture-backed Bitcoin services company BitGo offers the industry's first secure, multi-signature wallet for consumers and businesses to store Bitcoin safely Learn more at https://bitgo.com/
CCP invests in crypto currencies and companies that service the ecosystem for bitcoin, Mastercoin, litecoin, dogecoin and others. We believe crypto currencies are the harbinger of decentralized applications that will fundamentally change the internet and the digital economy. Few can imagine the change but none can ignore it. Here is a current list of our investments to date: Authy Bex.io Bitfury Bitgo Bitvault BTCChina ChangeTip Coinsetter Expresscoin Freshpay GoCoin Kraken LedgerX Texas Bitcoin Conference ZipZap http://cryptocurrencypartners.com/
Plug and Play Bitcoin Bitcoin-focused Startup Accelerator Program https://angel.co/plug-and-play-bitcoin
BitAngels.co 300+ members 15+ investments $7,000,000 of USD in the form of Bitcoin invested thus far. 5 continents where investments were made in Asia, North America, Africa, South America and Europe. Next we have to break into Australia and Antarctica : ) $50,000,000 to $100,000,000 USD in returns (defined as valuation appreciation and depending on the exchange rates).
GoCoin.com is APAC's leading digital currency (Bitcoin) payment processor accepting emerging decentralized digital currencies as a payment method for eCommerce merchants, gaming platforms and non-profits.
Playsino is all-in to reinvent Casino games. Playsino is on a mission to become the leading free-to-play social casino games company. Our investors include: Eric Schmidt (Google), Greg Maffei (Liberty Media), Michael Robertson (MP3.com), Carlos Bhola (Vonage), Kamran Pourzanjani (PriceGrabber), William Quigley and Jim Armstrong (Clearstone Venture Partners).
Five Delta is the ultimate Facebook media buying platform. It combines deep analytics with a great customer experience to outperform anything available in today's market. Currently in a private beta phase, Five Delta specializes in Facebook performance for all types of online customer. Current beta members include top mobile apps, eCommerce platforms, and major online brands.
Spicy Horse is a game development studio located in Shanghai, China. Founded by a rag tag collection of game industry vets, creative artists, and adventure seeking expats in late 2006. Spicy's mission is to build eccentric game content for the PC and console market. Our passion for game making is fueled by an intense love for all things story, art, and fun.
Xfire is the leader in social gaming services for core gamers. In July of 2012, Xfire passed 22 million registered users. Xfire was founded in 2003 and acquired by Viacom in 2008 for $102 million. In August 2010 Xfire was spun out of Viacom by a private team of serial entrepreneurs and internet investors, including: Brock Pierce (IGE, Affinity Media), Mark Donovan (Titan Gaming), and William Quigley (Clearstone Venture Capital). The new team brings a wealth of experience, energy and focus that will further solidify Xfires leadership in the gaming space. Xfire has recently released a re-vamped website and new UI/UX on its desktop and in-game client. Further, it has launched a new competitive gaming service, Battleground into closed beta. Battleground features 3 modes of competitive gaming; Instant Action (24/7 death match styled play), Challenges (direct wagering between users or clans) and Tournaments (multi-ladder, automated tournament system) supported by a full virtual eco-system of Xcoin (paid currency) and Battle Tokens (earned currency). Xfire continues to provide users social networking, group VOIP and chat, social sharing of in-game screen shots and videos, and live-streaming gameplay. To learn more about Xfire and to download the client, please go to www.xfire.com.
EverTune is state of the art bridge that prevents your Guitar from going out of tune and radically improves tone as a result. Using a simple all mechanical breakthrough Guitar Bridge, Evertune keeps you in tune by maintaining the tension of your strings no matter how hard you play. This next generation technology is so revolutionary its hard to believe guitars were ever made without Evertune.
IMI Exchange is the largest platform for gamers to sell their virtual goods. Pierce founded IMI Exchange in 2001 and eventually raised over $100 Million from blue chip investors such as Goldman Sachs and Oak Investment Partners. During his tenure as CEO from 2001 to 2007, he managed the acquisition of over 20 companies globally and established operations in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Seoul and the United Stateswith over 600 employees. IMI Exchange is the market leader in the sector.
New protocol built on top of the Bitcoin blockchain. If Bitcoin is TCP/IP, Mastercoin would be HTTP.
Zam is the largest network of web sites serving the hardcore game community for massively multiplayer games such as World of Warcraft, EverQuest, etc... See Zam.com, Wowhead.com, Thottbot.com, and more... Zam was founded by Brock Pierce in 2003 and sold to Tencent in January of 2012.
Chinese video game television channel joint venture with Shanghai Media Group (SMG). Think G4 for China.
Established the Company in 2001. Ran it as CEO from inception to exit. Grew revenues north of US$100M/annually. Sold the business in 2007.
A company focused on the delivery of entertainment over broadband. DEN raised more than $88 million from investors such as Microsoft, Intel and NBC.
Acted in 15 movies and dozens of commercials. Legend of the Lost Tomb (TV Movie) John Robie 1997/I The Ride Danny O'Neil 1997 Two Voices (TV Movie) Brad 1996 First Kid Luke Davenport 1996 Earth Minus Zero Joey Heller 1995 Three Wishes Scott 1995 Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (TV Movie) Duke 1995 Ripper Man Kevin 1994 Little Big League Sidney 1994 D2: The Mighty Ducks Young Gordon 1992 The Mighty Ducks Gordon (10 years old)