Medici Ventures Names Board of Directors

SALT LAKE CITY , May 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medici Ventures, a global leader in advancing blockchain technology, announces the formation of the company's inaugural board of directors. Blockchain pioneer Bruce Fenton and former presidential advisor and economic policy expert Robert J. Shapiro join Medici Ventures' President Jonathan E. Johnson III and Overstock.com board member Barclay F. Corbus on the board.

"This board of directors combines blockchain expertise with top-level expertise from the worlds of economics, entrepreneurship, and finance," said Patrick M. Byrne, CEO and founder of Overstock.com, the owner of Medici Ventures.  "I know that Jonathan, Bruce, Robert and Clay will guide Medici Ventures adroitly as the firm continues to break ground in blockchain technology."

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Hayden Henderson
Stoel Rives Innovation Awards: Celebrating Utah’s inventive companies and technologies

T Zero’s Blockchain-Based Securities Trading Platform by Medici Ventures: "Deep in the details of how Wall Street trades are managed is a loophole that allows a seller to get the funds for selling stocks without having to produce a certificate of sale for a few days, meaning an unscrupulous trader could sell stocks without actually owning or borrowing them."

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Hayden Henderson
Utah Innovation Awards: Medici Ventures Makes Finalists Selection

Salt Lake City - March 27, 2017

Medici Ventures has been nominated in the Utah Innovation Awards by a committee of 80 experts spanning Utah's private, government, and academic sectors in the category "Enterprise Software, Cloud, and Big Data" for its Blockchain-Based Securities Trading Platform. 

More information on this nomination and the UIA 2017 event:

https://www.utahinnovationawards.com/blog/2017/03/27/finalists-announced-15th-annual-utah-innovation-awards/