Meet the Women Who Are Making Waves in Crypto

These women storm the world of financial technology and you can see them live at Consensus 2022 – the world’s most influential festival of crypto, technology and Web3 – June 9-12 in Austin, Texas!

Amy Wu, Head of Venture & Commercial at FTX
Amy Wu, Head of Venture & Commercial at FTX

Amy Wu, Head of Venture & Commercial at FTX

Cryptocurrency and NFTs are going mainstream and Amy Wu is leading the way. AT FTX, Amy and her team are developing projects to help businesses adapt to the Web3 world, from blockchain infrastructure for gaming companies to a universal super-application (that is, a marketplace for services and offerings delivered using proprietary technologies and third-party vendors). third party integrations) for businesses to use their financial services. Amy sees a world where companies can easily integrate blockchain into their architecture, and she will tell you about it at Consensus 2022.

Avery Akkineni, President of Vayner NFT
Avery Akkineni, President of Vayner NFT

Avery Akkineni, President of Vayner NFT

Celebrities, athletes and brands are teeming with the NFT space right now, but a lack of knowledge and experience is creating a flood of low-quality and short-sighted projects. Avery and her team at Vayner NFT have a strong focus on quality. They help brands develop strategic NFT projects that deliver long-term value to their fans and communities beyond a quick sale of assets. Because if you’re going to unleash the potential of one of the biggest technological shifts of our time, you’d better get it right!

Cassandra Sagehorn, digital content and innovation at Hello Sunshine
Cassandra Sagehorn, digital content and innovation at Hello Sunshine

Cassandra Sagehorn, digital content and innovation at Hello Sunshine

Cassandra is an expert in content creation and community management. She leads the digital presence and Web3 strategy for Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine project, where she focuses on moving audiences out of mainstream media into the wild and wonderful world of NFT. She knows how to get people interested in Web3 concepts, communicate complex ideas in a way they can understand, and get them excited about the future of finance. She will tell you about all this at Consensus 2022!

Cathy Wood, Founder, CEO & CIO, ARK Invest
Cathy Wood, Founder, CEO & CIO, ARK Invest

Cathy Wood, Founder, CEO & CIO, ARK Invest

Cathy is not only looking to the future of business because her business is “the future”. She founded ARK to focus on breakthrough innovation, so she’s always on the lookout for new technologies and industries that could be HUGE in the future. Fintech and blockchain technologies are just a part of ARK’s portfolio. They are also exploring the possibilities of DNA sequencing, robotics, artificial intelligence, space exploration, energy storage, and more.

Flory Marquez, Founder and SVP of BlockFi
Flory Marquez, Founder and SVP of BlockFi

Flory Marquez, Founder and SVP of BlockFi

Flori bridges the gap between traditional finance and the crypto ecosystem. She has spent her career managing alternative lending products and she is particularly passionate about promoting inclusion in the crypto community. From consumer education and education to encouraging historically underrepresented talent into the industry, Flory is leading the effort to demystify the world of cryptocurrencies and help people find their way into the new era of finance.

Latasha, head of the ZORA community
Latasha, head of the ZORA community

Latasha, head of the ZORA community

Latashá stands at the intersection of art and NFT. By day she is the head of the community in ZORA, a radical NFT protocol dedicated to empowering artists and creators. By night she is a singer-songwriter, rapper, producer and performer. She brings these two worlds together by leading initiatives in the NFT community, as well as educating and introducing her fellow musicians, artists and creators to the revolutionary world of crypto, blockchain and NFT.

Periann Boring, CEO of the Chamber of Digital Commerce
Periann Boring, CEO of the Chamber of Digital Commerce

Periann Boring, CEO of The Chamber of Digital Commerce

Today, Periann is one of the most recognizable representatives of the crypto and blockchain communities. She is also the founder and CEO of The Chamber of Digital Commerce, the world’s largest trade association representing the blockchain and digital asset industry. She has a mission to educate policy makers in shaping regulation related to digital currency, and is helped by her time as a legislative analyst in the US House of Representatives. She is an outspoken advocate for the adoption and use of digital assets, appearing frequently on financial news networks such as CNBC and Bloomberg TV, and is one of the most well-known and respected women in the crypto space today. And she will live in Consensus!

Ridhima Kan, Vice President, Dapper Labs/Flow
Ridhima Kan, Vice President, Dapper Labs/Flow

Ridhima Kan, Vice President, Dapper Labs/Flow

When it comes to mass adoption of NFTs and blockchain technology, Ridhima is a trailblazer. As Vice President for BD/Partnerships at Elegant Laboratories, she and her team are developing premium digital assets, marketplaces and experiences for some serious top tier clients. They developed NFT marketplaces for the NFL and UFC and launched an NFT store for Dr. Seuss. She also organized Best shot in the NBAone of the most notable NFT projects to date (and the first ever NFT auction!) with the NBA.

Sarah Baumann, artist and founder of Women and Weapons magazine
Sarah Baumann, artist and founder of Women and Weapons magazine

Sarah Baumann, artist/founder of Women and Weapons

If you’re interested in seeing the NFT ecosystem from an artist’s perspective, don’t miss Sarah at Consensus 2022! As artist and founder NFT women and weapons collectionshe has firsthand experience of creating NFTs, marketing them, selling them and building a community around her work, the causes she believes in and herself as an artist.

These women have so much knowledge and experience, and all this you can see live at Consensus 2022! Register now using promo code BUZZ15!