Preparations are underway for the launch of an invite-only NFT platform
HONG KONG, March 16, 2021 — Crypto.com is proud to announce the appointment of Joe Conyers III as EVP, NFT Platform. Joe will oversee the development of Crypto.com’s invite-only NFT platform that will feature the world’s top artists, athletes and sports leagues.
Joe most recently served as Chief Strategy Officer at Downtown Music Holdings, one of the world’s largest independent music technology and service businesses. Joe brings over a decade of experience building global businesses that support over a million artists and creators, and has been recognized four years in a row as a Billboard Digital Power Player. While at Downtown Joe co-founded Songtrust, which has grown to become the world's largest songwriter royalty collection service. Joe’s experience supporting the arts and artists started over 15 years ago when he co-founded art media company ArtObserved.com.
Commenting on his appointment, Joe said: “I’m very excited to lead what is sure to become the preeminent NFT platform. Crypto.com’s commitment to creating premium user experiences is unparalleled in the market. I look forward to giving fans and collectors a new way to connect with creators of all types, while offering everyone an opportunity to earn their fair share.”
Kris Marszalek, co-founder and CEO of Crypto.com said, “As we work towards growing from 10m users to 100m over the next two years, there is no doubt the NFT market will be a major growth driver. Joe’s unique experience building and managing some of the largest creator driven companies in the world will accelerate our growth in the NFT market. While excitement for NFTs reached an all-time high recently, this is just the beginning.”
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