Our Team

Origin is a team of distributed entrepreneurs, engineers, and blockchain experts. Our mission is to enable the sharing economy on the decentralized web. We're hiring!

Core Team

Cofounder
Josh started coding at the age of 10. Previously, he was founder and CTO of EventVue and Forage, and founder and CEO of Torbit (acquired by Walmart Labs).
Cofounder
Matt is a serial entrepreneur. He was the 3rd PM at YouTube (acquired by Google) and VP PM at Qwiki (acquired by Yahoo) and Bonobos (acquired by Walmart).
Senior engineer
Stan is a software architect with deep experience in game design and machine learning. Previously, he founded Lijit Networks (acquired by Federated Media).
Community
Andrew is the founder of four startups, including Startup Weekend, and has built global communities across dozens of countries. He was employee 1 at TechStars.

Contributing Team

Product Design
Aure has deep experience in crafting products that delight users. He has designed experiences with top brands (Nike, Sony, Virgin) and Silicon Valley startups.
Evangelism
Derek is a product executive that has built global marketing and ad technology business lines. He's held leadership positions at GroupM and Omnicom Media Group.
Engineering and BD
Saureen is a serial entrepreneur and investor. He was cofounder and CTO of sharing economy marketplace InstaWork and 10th software engineer at YouTube.

Investors and Partners

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