A world-class team led by entrepreneurs and engineers from iconic tech companies
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Bringing NFTs and DeFi to the masses
Origin was founded in 2017 by successful Silicon Valley entrepreneurs and has a team of experienced engineers from iconic tech companies like YouTube, Google, PayPal, and DropBox. Today, Origin is a global community with hundreds of open-source contributors and thousands of token holders. We work in public and you can always find at least one of us awake in our Discord.
Josh começou a codificar aos 10 anos. Antes da Origin, ele co-fundou outras três empresas apoiadas por empreendimentos: EventVue, Torbit (adquirido pelo Walmart Labs) & Forage.
Matt was the 3rd PM at YouTube (acquired by Google) and VP PM at Qwiki (acquired by Yahoo) and Bonobos (acquired by Walmart). He has a MS and BS from Stanford.
Yu Pan foi um dos 6 membros da equipe fundadora do PayPal e foi o primeiro funcionário do YouTube. Ele é um ex- co-fundador do Google empregado e de Kiwi Crate.
VP of Engineering
Franck teve uma carreira de sucesso como funcionário inicial de em várias empresas de alto perfil. Anteriormente, ele liderou equipes de engenharia em Inktomi, Paypal, YouTube, Google e Dropbox.
Director of Product
Micah foi o co-fundador técnico do WellAttended, uma plataforma de gerenciamento de bilheteria com bootstrap. Ele trabalhou como corretor de imóveis comerciais enquanto aprendia o código .
Antes de Origem, Tom teve uma carreira de sucesso como fundador solo de inicialização. Ele possui dois mestrados em sistemas distribuídos da Universidade Técnica de Berlim e KTH em Estocolmo.
Nick estudou Ciência da Computação na Universidade de Warwick. Antes de ingressar na Origin, ele trabalhou como engenheiro na Sencha, C3 Energy Network e Palo Alto Networks.
Domen co-fundou e liderou uma equipe desenvolvendo um aplicativo móvel com 2 Grandmasters de xadrez. Anteriormente teve uma carreira de sucesso na Cetra, Zemanta e PeerIndex.
Shahul é um engenheiro fullstack que começou a programar aos 10 anos. Anteriormente, trabalhou como freelancer e depois ingressou no Zoho como desenvolvedor front-end.
Mike é colaborador de longa data do código aberto. Ele criado um conjunto de ferramentas dev para a criação de contratos inteligentes Ethereum com Python e já trabalhou com Ethereum e IPFS em Lunyr.
Aure é um designer de produto com 10 anos de experiência. Antes de ingressar na origem, Aure trabalhou em vários startups e empresas da Fortune 500. Em uma vida passada, ele tinha também como engenheiro de software.
Daniel brings a strong emphasis on security and data analysis to our team. Daniel has earned a reputation for being able to gather massive amounts of data and create dynamic visualizations at lightning speed.
Desenvolvimento de negócios
William Tong was a real estate broker before stumbling into the world of NFTs. He quickly built a reputation as a connector and community builder on the Clubhouse app and within the broader NFT collector community.
Chase comes from creative and marketing agency life in Los Angeles. She’s managed projects and accounts for clients like YouTube, W Hotels, and Stitch Fix. She's now in charge of creator relationship management at Origin.
Eric was an early employee at Lyft and a founding member of their first B2B solution. He was an account manager at Tophatter and worked at a marketing agency connecting brands with creators and celebrities.
Creator in Residence
Jon has spent his career helping creators. Before joining Origin, Jon was responsible for creator monetization marketing at YouTube and product marketing at Instagram. He's also a frequent contributor for Forbes.
Kara is the executive assistant to Origin co-founders, Josh and Matt. She graduated from UC San Diego and previously managed a team of 10 people at an ecommerce company in Taiwan.
Ed previously worked at Sencha, C3 Energy Network, and Palo Alto Networks as a UI and software architect. He studied at the University of Warwick where he met his lifelong friend and now colleague, Nick Poulden.
Head of Community
Aaron has spent his career building and managing communities. He served as a long-term member of our community team before joining fulltime to help us with social media, content, and marketing at Origin.
Chris previously worked at OCZ, Toshiba, Storcentric and Palo Alo Networks as a Full Stack / UI Engineer. He is a creative developer who has over 15 years experience architecting software solutions.
Kelly was previously a successful startup founder and venture investor at Upfront Ventures before spending the last few years investing in DeFi. He has a BA in Economics from Stanford.
VP of Product
Linus previously worked as Director of Product at Coinbase. Before that, he lead product at companies like Tesla, Pinterest, and LinkedIn. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford.
Head of BD, OUSD
Andra is a longtime crypto veteran. She was most recently the Head of Growth at 1inch where she raised over $250M. She has spent over 8 years in Silicon Valley and studied Economics at UC Berkeley.
Head of Finance
Justin started investing in middle school, designed budgets for launching satellites into space (successfully!), and advised tech clients on M&A and strategy for 7 years at PwC and KPMG.
Tom helped ship digital projects for the NHS, Umbro, BMW and Meta before entering web3. He has launched multiple successful solo endeavours, including most recently, an NFT project with fully on-chain artwork.
Youngsun previously worked as a product manager at Coupang. Before that, he was at Uber as product and operations. Outside of work, he loves building communities and took part in building the Clubhouse Korean community and several Korean NFT communities.
Equipe da comunidade
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