Decentral Inc is Hiring: What to Expect in a Job Interview with Decentral

Decentral is Hiring - what to expect in a job interview with Decentral

Decentral Inc is Hiring: What to Expect in a Job Interview with Decentral

Decentral Inc. is Canada’s leading blockchain company. We opened our doors on January 1st 2014 with the introduction of Canada’s first two-way Bitcoin ATM. Later that same month the Ethereum Project was born out of our downtown Toronto office. Today our hearty team of 24 develops, delivers, and supports our flagship product the Jaxx Blockchain Interface. The Jaxx user base is growing rapidly and recently passed 450,000 active users.Our team is growing right along with it.

We have a variety of open job searches running for new team members in our Development, Customer Support, Project Management and Business Development departments.

We’d like to help you put your best foot forward in your application to any of our open jobs. Here is a brief overview of our hiring process:  

First, after reviewing our career page, we ask you reach out to us via [email protected] with a copy of your most recent resume. We strive to make the interview process simple and comfortable.

We will screen each and every application.

If there’s a match between your skills and our team’s needs we’ll respond to arrange a preliminary phone call. It will be a casual 15 to 20 minute chat with you to discuss relevant information about Decentral, the position, your background, and your contributions. We are most interested in the work from your past that you’re proud of. Tell us about obstacles overcome, code that exceeded expectations, awards, user growth, or customer satisfaction metrics you’ve helped achieve. Tell us also about yourself; what kind of environment motivates you? What type of learner are you? Why are you interested in the role you’ve applied to?

All information that is shared in the preliminary phone call will be shared with the hiring team.

If you are selected for an in person interview, you will be asked to meet a peer and manager in person to further discuss your background and motivations in more detail. To help facilitate the discussion with you and the team, you may be asked to prepare a personal portfolio. This will act as a guide to discuss your accomplishments and future goals.

We’re looking for creative, productive, positive people interested in joining us on our mission to bring blockchain tech to the everyday user. We’re rooting for you to join us, so even if you don’t see a role today ideal for you, do send us a general application that details your unique set of skills.

We look forward to meeting you!

Decentral Inc. Appoints Addison Cameron-Huff as President

Addison Cameron-Huff President Decentral Inc.

21st November 2017, Toronto, Canada – Anthony Di Iorio, co-founder of Ethereum and CEO of Decentral announced the promotion of Addison Cameron-Huff to President of Decentral Inc.

Decentral, makers of the popular Jaxx cryptocurrency wallet, is Canada’s largest blockchain startup. Mr. Cameron-Huff is a leading Canadian lawyer, award winning technologist and entrepreneur deeply experienced with blockchain technologies. Anthony said, “Addison’s knowledge of blockchain technologies and the global regulatory landscape surrounding decentralization is second to none. His legal, technical and entrepreneurial guidance was critical in creating the solid foundation of Decentral Inc. and my other blockchain ventures including Ethereum. I am pleased Addison Cameron-Huff has joined me on the Decentral Inc. executive team.”

Addison has a deep technology and development background that began long before he became a lawyer. Addison has won multiple hackathons including both TechCrunch Disrupt and PayPal X Innovate. Addison was the founding CTO of Global-Regulation.com, the largest global law search engine powered by machine translation. As a legal entrepreneur Addison built a technology law practice from 2013 to advise and support rapidly growing businesses in the internet and blockchain domains. He is also an Adjunct Professor of University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law GPLLM course.

The entrepreneur in Addison looks forward to scaling the Jaxx infrastructure to support the growth Decentral has been experiencing, “Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are booming and our Jaxx platform is growing right along with it. We’ve seen over $500M in sales and multiple-billion dollars of transactions through Jaxx so far this year. The opportunity to scale our platform to support this level of user growth is exciting.”

Decentral is Canada’s largest private blockchain startup. Anthony noted, “Decentral has the best blockchain team in Canada. I am pleased to have Addison Cameron-Huff join me on the executive team and look forward to the positive impact he’ll have on our project management, infrastructure deployment, and growth operations.” He continued, “2017 has seen blockchain have its ‘Netscape moment’ of wide acceptance. Our Jaxx platform is the next step in the evolution of blockchain technology adoption – a single platform that makes ownership and control of blockchain assets like cryptocurrencies accessible to everyone. With Addison’s help on the day-to-day of Decentral I will be able to put more focus on our partnerships and my advocacy of blockchain in general through my conference and speaking engagements.”  

Addison is focused on growth, “We’re motivated to see the whole ecosystem of decentralized businesses grow and prosper. We’re keen to create wins for everyone in this space. Our network of revenue partners includes hundreds of companies like ShapeShift, BitPay, Coinbase, Bittrex will benefit from our growth. Our Jaxx product is a critical node in this network and ambition.”

ABOUT DECENTRAL AND JAXX

Created by Anthony Di Iorio and located in the heart of downtown Toronto, Decentral spawned the Ethereum Project, the Jaxx blockchain interface, and has been home to hundreds of blockchain community events. Decentral is primarily focused on their Jaxx product, the multi-token blockchain interface that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices. Jaxx enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

Download and experience Jaxx through http://jaxx.io/

Announcing Anthony Di Iorio Joins Advisory Board of Presearch.io

Presearch Board of Advisors

Announcing Anthony Di Iorio Joins Advisory Board of Presearch.io

1st November, 2017 – Decentral Community Space – TORONTO – Decentral Inc, home of the Jaxx Blockchain Interface and the Decentral Community announced today that Anthony Di Iorio, co-founder of Ethereum and CEO of Decentral Inc, has joined the Presearch Board of Advisors.

The team at Presearch.io are building a decentralized and community-driven search engine intended to disrupt the multi-billion dollar internet search industry. Already in use since 2013 as an internal tool, Presearch launches their public beta on November 9th, allowing anyone to search multiple engines including Amazon and Google. Anthony Di Iorio has joined Presearch’s advisory board to help guide the development of its blockchain-based service. Presearch has generated more than $12 million in revenue from its ongoing token sale.

Anthony commented, “I’m a believer in the power of decentralized technologies to disrupt and improve a wide variety of existing markets. The Presearch team have a novel approach to the massive search-engine market with their blockchain-enabled community-driven approach.” Presearch’s transparent ranking factors combine human curation with scalable machine learning, a contrast to manipulated algorithm-driven methods standard among today’s industry giants. In a world in which one company controls 77 percent of all searches, influencing trillions in spending and acting as a primary gatekeeper to the Internet, proponents of decentralized technologies see a pressing need for a community-driven search engine.

Anthony continued, “The power of blockchain technology lies in its real-world use cases, and Presearch demonstrates this with a compelling alternative to search engines run by global corporations,” said Anthony Di Iorio. “I look forward to using Presearch myself, and advocating for its growth in the blockchain community and beyond.”

Presearch’s advisory board also includes internet pioneer, Rich Skrenta, who sold his search engine Blekko to IBM Watson; open-source search innovator Trey Grainger, SVP of Engineering at Lucidworks; and leading technology lawyer Addison Cameron-Huff, whose experience includes working with Ethereum’s founding team.

ABOUT ANTHONY DIIORIO

Anthony Di Iorio is co-founder of Ethereum and is CEO of Decentral Inc, makers of the Jaxx.io multi-asset blockchain interface. Anthony is an active investor focused on early-stage businesses using blockchain and decentralized technologies to disrupt existing markets. Find more on Anthony, Decentral and Jaxx on http://twitter.com/diiorioanthony http://decentral.ca and http://jaxx.io

ABOUT PRESEARCH

Presearch is the first open, decentralized search engine built to reward transparency and community participation. Presearch operates with transparent ranking factors allowing content creators to access a level playing field. The Presearch platform is scheduled to launch in beta on November 9, 2017. For more information, please visit www.presearch.io and read the company’s white paper.

Anthony Di Iorio Joins StormX Advisory Team; STORM to be Integrated into Jaxx

Anthony Di Iorio Joins StormX Advisory Team; STORM to be Integrated into Jaxx

18th October 2017 – Decentral Community Space – TORONTO – Decentral Inc, home of the Jaxx Blockchain Interface and the Decentral Community announced today that Anthony Di Iorio, founder of Decentral and CEO of Jaxx, and Co-Founder of the Ethereum platform, is joining Storm as both an advisor and as an accredited investor.

Mr. Di Iorio’s fellow board members are:

  • Alchemist Ventures co-founder and Ethereum chief strategist Steven Nerayoff
  • Bancor cofounder Guy Benartzi
  • Bittrex CEO Bill Shihara
  • Zynga founding CTO Tom Bolich
  • AlphaBit.fund CEO Liam Robertson
  • AlphaBit.fund strategist Brad Mills
  • VOIP pioneer and Vonage founder and CEO Jeff Pulver
  • Juloot interactive Founder Hanan Gazit
  • Brian Kelly Capital LLC Founder and CNBC contributor Brian Kelly, and
  • Appuri Founder and CTO Damon Danieli

Anthony Di Iorio said, “I’m glad to join the distinguished Board of Advisors and to help guide the future development of Storm Market. The team has a novel and interesting approach to disrupting the freelancer and gig-economy; I’m excited to see their application of decentralized technologies take shape. The team at Jaxx will work to bring STORM tokens to our large user base soon.”

Storm Market allows people to request services like QA testing or machine learning, and select people to complete micro-tasks. Those awarded work are paid in STORM tokens, whose distribution is automatically managed via an Ethereal smart contract.

Simon Yu said: “Freelance workers are rapidly becoming the backbone of the global economy, but current banking systems, credit systems, and processing systems mean employers who need micro-transactions completed from their growing freelancer base face high fees and inefficient middlemen,” Simon continued, “Storm Market aims to transform the economy by creating a secure, decentralized, and gamified micro-task platform without costly transaction fees and cumbersome third-party relationships.”

About Jaxx:

Jaxx is a multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices including Windows, Apple and Linux desktops, Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets, as well as a Google Chrome extension. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

About StormX

The Storm Market whitepaper and market research network development materials draft are available at stormtoken.com.

Anthony Di Iorio Joins Worldcore Advisory Team; WRC Integrated into Jaxx

Worldcore ICO

Anthony Di Iorio Joins Worldcore Advisory Team; WRC Integrated into Jaxx

14th October 2017 – Decentral Community Space – TORONTO – Decentral Inc, home of the Jaxx Blockchain Interface and the Decentral Community announced today that Anthony Di Iorio, founder of Decentral and CEO of Jaxx, and Co-Founder of the Ethereum platform, is joining Wordcore as an advisor; the Worldcore token has been integrated into Jaxx.

Anthony Di Iorio said, “I’m excited to bring my experience with decentralized technologies – like the Ethereum blockchain – to the table and assist the Worldcore team with their blockchain roadmap.” Worldcore intends that the WRC token will entitle the holder to a share of Worldcore revenue. Individual holders of WRC tokens will receive a profit share once a year. Anthony Di Iorio continued, “Jaxx users will be able to hold and control their WRC tokens in their Jaxx wallet after the tokens are distributed following the completion of the Worldcore ICO.”

Worldcore, winner of “Best Fintech Startup” at the Central European Startup Awards, opened it’s ICO today, October 14th. The public sale will run until 14th November. 870,000,000 tokens will be available for the public. The tokens which are not sold during the ICO and pre-sale will be destroyed. The initial target of the ICO is $5 million while the hard-cap is $100M. The Worldcore whitepaper can be found on the Worldcore ICO site, here.

About Jaxx:

Jaxx is a multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices including Windows, Apple and Linux desktops, Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets, as well as a Google Chrome extension. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

About Worldcore:

The company was founded in 2014 by strong team of experts in the field of financial market, banking services, electronic finances and IT with over 10 years experience. Worldcore is served by just over 30 people working in 5 departments of the enterprise. Company is headquartered in Prague, the capital of Czech Republic. In order to provide high level of service, EUPSProvider s.r.o. cooperates only with a group of proven top-class financial partners containing banks and largest payment networks around the globe. Our management team keeps working hard to make Worldcore more functional and global month by month.

Anthony Di Iorio Joins PayPie Team; PayPie to be Integrated into Jaxx

Anthony Di Iorio Joins PayPie Team; PayPie to be Integrated into Jaxx

6th October 2017 – Decentral Community Space – TORONTO – Decentral Inc, home of the Jaxx Blockchain Interface and the Decentral Community announced today that Anthony Di Iorio, founder of Decentral and CEO of Jaxx, and Co-Founder of the Ethereum platform, is joining PayPie as both an advisor and as an accredited investor.

Anthony  and the Decentral team are eager to support projects with experienced entrepreneurs delivering blockchain innovation, like  PayPie. Anthony said that “by introducing the world’s first Ethereum-powered credit risk assessment based on decentralized accounting, PayPie hopes to bring ultimate trust and transparency to the financial market. I’m a believer in the power of decentralized technologies like PayPie to add huge value to existing auditing markets and practices. Supporting PayPie’s team in a key advisory role and by integrating the PayPie token into Jaxx are the ways I’m most eager to pitch in.”

The PayPie decentralized, blockchain-based platform was built to make the financial information on businesses more accurate and transparent, allowing a better picture of a company’s financial health for credit risk assessment. Anthony continued, “PayPie leverages blockchain to enable live financial audits, speed up credit approvals, and improve the overall credit scoring processes for businesses. It’s a huge improvement in efficiency for lenders, auditors, accountants, and other financial institutions.”

“Often a company’s financial situation is inaccurate, due to a lack of information and the fact that this information is usually outdated”, said PayPie CEO, serial entrepreneur, and member of the Forbes Technology Council, Nick Chandi. “By harnessing technology – blockchain in particular – we can avoid these issues and make the system fairer both for the businesses themselves, as well as those who wish to access the financial information. Anthony’s participation as a key strategic advisor and the integration of our token into the Jaxx platform are great accelerator to our future.”

ABOUT JAXX

Jaxx is a multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices including Windows, Apple and Linux desktops, Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets, as well as a Google Chrome extension. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

ABOUT PAYPIE

PayPie aims to bring ultimate trust and transparency to the financial markets by introducing the world’s first credit risk assessment based on blockchain accounting. Founded by Nick Chandi – a serial entrepreneur and a member of the Forbes Technology Council, the platform challenges Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion’s status quo by assessing businesses credit risk profiles through a built-in algorithm that accounts 150 data points from live financial data hashed on the Ethereum blockchain. PayPie is a faster, safer, and smart contract-powered credit scoring and lending platform for banks, lenders, and invoice factoring companies. PayPie solves the problems of fraud and inconsistencies which exist in isolated accounting systems by allowing for real-time audit and analysis of financial statements on the blockchain. This analysis will be done using a decentralized single ledger approach and will consider the all-time historical accounting information of participating businesses to safeguard and transform the way credit risk is assessed by lenders, investors, and other financial institutions. All inputs will be bound to the blockchain in a triple entry accounting structure, which will secure the entire transaction-checking process generating reliable and unbiased data.

 

Anthony Di Iorio Joins Aion Board of Advisors; AION to be Integrated into Jaxx

Anthony Di Iorio Joins Aion Board of Advisors; AION to be Integrated into Jaxx

2nd October 2017 – Decentral Community Space – TORONTO – Decentral Inc, home of the Jaxx Blockchain Interface and the Decentral Community announced today that Anthony Di Iorio, founder of Jaxx and Ethereum, is joining Aion as both an advisor and as an investor.

Enterprise blockchain company Nuco has created Aion, the first interoperable blockchain network and the framework allowing communication between blockchains. Anthony Di Iorio is excited about this project, “AION tokens are the fuel used to create new blockchains, monetize inter-chain bridges and secure the overall network. I’m excited to provide guidance to the Aion Advisory Board and to help shape the future of the decentralized technology ecosystem. The AION token will be integrated and available in Jaxx shortly after the crowdsale ends.”

Anthony is joined on Aion’s advisory board by Jeff Pulver, VoiP pioneer and co-founder of Vonage; Eric Gu, CEO of ViewFin and founder of the Metaverse Project; Peter Vessenes, cofounder of the Bitcoin Foundation and managing director of New Alchemy; Dr. Moe Levin, CEO of global technology conference company Keynote; Steven Nerayoff, serial entrepreneur; Michael Terpin, CEO of Transform Group and co-founder of BitAngels; Simon Taylor, co-founder and blockchain lead at 11:FS and host of the Fintech Insider and Blockchain Insider podcasts; and former Telecom CEO; John Lee, Vice President of the TMX Group; and venture capitalist Tony van Marken.

“Aion is the key to unlocking the long-term potential of blockchains for the entire world,” said Matthew Spoke, CEO of Nuco. “As we work towards that vision, we’re excited to be surrounded by advisors from a variety of backgrounds and industries to help us reach our goal. AION tokens being integrated to Jaxx is a big step forward”

Like cloud computing did in a previous era, Aion will connect compatible blockchains operated independently to allow the instant, global transfer and recording of data and value.  AION tokens will be available in public pre-sale beginning October 3, 2017. For more information, please visit: https://aion.network/.

ABOUT JAXX

Jaxx is a multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices including Windows, Apple and Linux desktops, Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets, as well as a Google Chrome extension. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

ABOUT NUCO AND Aion

Nuco develops production-ready infrastructure to power the future of enterprise software. Nuco enables enterprises to build powerful applications on top of a robust blockchain infrastructure, shaping the standards for enterprise-ready blockchain networks to streamline the journey from concept to production.  The Aion Network is a multi-tier blockchain network designed to support a future where many blockchains exist to solve unique industry problems and to power the services of the modern world. Aion will become the common protocol used for these blockchains, enabling decentralized applications to be adopted on a mass scale. The Aion Network Executive Summary is available here.

Anthony Di Iorio Joins Etherparty Board of Advisors; FUEL to be Integrated into Jaxx

Anthony Di Iorio Joins Etherparty Board of Advisors; FUEL to be Integrated into Jaxx

2nd October 2017 – Decentral Community Space – TORONTO – Decentral Inc, home of the Jaxx Blockchain Interface and the Decentral Community announced today that Anthony Di Iorio, founder of Jaxx and Ethereum, is joining EtherParty as both an advisor and as an investor.

“I believe deeply in the world-changing potential of decentralized technologies like blockchains. When we created Ethereum we had exactly that in mind. The Etherparty system takes that vision even further, making it even easier for anyone to deploy smart contract applications. I’m glad that we’re able to support Etherparty and the FUEL token in Jaxx,” said Jaxx CEO, Anthony Di Iorio. “Jaxx users will be able to initialize their FUEL wallets shortly after the crowdsale has completed and tokens have been distributed by the Etherparty team.”

Etherparty is a user-friendly system for the creation, use, and management of smart contracts which has the potential to dramatically expand the rate of commercial and consumer adoption of blockchain technology. The partnership will see Etherparty FUEL added to the Jaxx Wallet application, which is available on eight platforms including desktops, browser extensions, as well as Android and iOS.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with another great Canadian company in the cryptocurrency space,” said Etherparty Chief Executive Kevin Hobbs. Hobbs added, “Etherparty will allow anyone to create, publish, and integrate smart contracts into their business and application.” Hobbs suggested that the partnership also opens the door for wider mobile adoption of smart contracts, which represents a major step forward for the blockchain ecosystem.  

Etherparty FUEL tokens went on sale to the public on Sunday, Oct. 1 at 9:00 AM (PDT). The sale runs until Oct. 29 unless all tokens are sold prior. Those interested can visit etherparty.io/ico to take part in the crowdsale. For more information visit etherparty.io and subscribe to the mailing list. You can also join the community Telegram channel, or join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and BitcoinTalk.

About Jaxx

Jaxx is a multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices including Windows, Apple and Linux desktops, Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets, as well as a Google Chrome extension. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

About Etherparty

Etherparty is a contract wizard that removes the complexity of creating, managing, and executing smart contracts on multiple blockchains. The platform allows users with zero knowledge of smart contract programming to create an enforceable, self-executing digital agreement for all types of transactions.

Anthony Di Iorio Joins DomRaider Board of Advisors; DomRaider to be Integrated into Jaxx

Anthony Di Iorio Joins DomRaider Board of Advisors; DomRaider to be Integrated into Jaxx

2nd October 2017 / Decentral – Toronto – Decentral Inc is excited to announce that founder of Decentral and CEO of Jaxx Anthony Di Iorio is joining DomRaider as both an advisor and as an accredited investor.

Anthony Di Iorio described DomRaider’s future, “DomRaider will transform the untapped potential of both the online and the physical auctioning market using decentralized technologies. Their work focused on creating real-time management of any auction in the world is an exciting application of blockchain technology & I’m glad I can help them succeed”

This is very encouraging news for DomRaider CEO and Founder Tristan Colombet, “The results of our presale have proved to us that there is a strong interest in our blockchain platform project designed for the auctioning world. We are very pleased with the great interest of the community, our ambassadors and our partners from around the world. Anthony’s participation both as investor and advisor will be instrumental to our future development”

DomRaider is designed to be fully scalable, reliable and transparent (publicly verifiable auctions that are impossible to falsify). The service will also be communal and interoperable while offering very fast transactional speeds with very low fees.

ABOUT JAXX:

Jaxx is a multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 8 platforms and devices including Windows, Apple and Linux desktops, Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets, as well as a Google Chrome extension. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.

ABOUT DOMRAIDER:

DomRaider is a French hypergrowth startup, and the European market leader for auctioning expired domain names. Thanks to the funds collected from its ICO (domraider.io), DomRaider will develop an open-source solution designed to carry out real-time management of auctions based on blockchain technology. DomRaider will issue 1,3 billion DomRaider Tokens (DRT), type ERC20, at the end of the sale.

Contact Name: Sabrina Gaillac and Julien Fernandes

Contact Email: [email protected]

Location: Clermont Ferrand, France

Company: DomRaider

Phone: +33(0)9 72 56 64 83

Addison Cameron-Huff Joins Decentral Inc

Addison Cameron-Huff Joins Decentral Inc

30 Days of Jaxx, Day 11: Addison Cameron-Huff Hired By Decentral Inc. – First In-House Blockchain Lawyer in Canada

TORONTO, 12th September 2017 / MarketWired /

Decentral Inc., Canada’s leading blockchain company, is the first company in Canada to hire a full-time blockchain lawyer. Addison Cameron-Huff will be joining the company full-time on September 15th, 2017, marking a new step forward for the maturation of the Toronto blockchain cluster.

Mr. Cameron-Huff is a leading Canadian lawyer focused on blockchain & decentralized technologies. An Adjunct Professor at University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law (GPLLM), Addison has built his own technology law practice since 2013 to advise and support entrepreneurs, software developers & rapidly growing businesses in the internet & blockchain domains. Anthony Di Iorio’s company, Decentral, has been a long-standing client.

“I’m excited to welcome Addison to the Decentral team full-time. His guidance has been critical in creating the solid foundation of Decentral Inc. and my other blockchain ventures including Ethereum. I’m particularly excited about the new services we’ll be able to offer the blockchain ecosystem” says Anthony Di Iorio, CEO of Decentral & Jaxx, & co-founder of Ethereum.

Addison’s experience and knowledge of how regulators view blockchain & decentralized technologies is unique. He joins the Decentral team as it rolls out advisory services to global clients building decentralized technologies bootstrapped with token sales.

Addison looks forward to helping Decentral’s partners structure themselves properly for both growth and regulatory compliance, “Blockchain is the opportunity of 2017. It’s critically important that these projects be structured properly from a technology and legal perspective. Decentral has the best team in Canada for this and I am pleased to be joining Anthony Di Iorio and his team full-time.

Addison’s hire to Decentral follows the recent hiring of Dr. Shu Wang, the company’s Chief Security Officer, from IBM.

Anthony Di Iorio is excited about the future of Decentral, “This new direction for Decentral positions us as the best team in this space. We’re motivated to see the whole ecosystem of decentral businesses grow and prosper. Addison will help us position our key product, cryptocurrency wallet Jaxx, and ensure the highest standards in the industry. ”

About Decentral & Jaxx:
Created by Anthony Di Iorio, co-founder of Ethereum, and located in the heart of downtown Toronto, Decentral is the innovation hub for decentralized and blockchain technologies in Canada. Decentral hosts Canada’s busiest Bitcoin ATM and created Jaxx.io, the multi-token blockchain wallet that provides a unified experience across 9 platforms and devices. The Jaxx wallet enables crypto-to-crypto buying and selling with frictionless in-wallet conversion. Users are always in control of their keys and Jaxx neither holds nor has access to customer funds. Driven by design and user experience and built with simplicity in mind, Jaxx’s mission is to become the interface to the blockchain world.