4/15/14 Brock Pierce Bitcoin
April 15, 2014•81 min
Jason Silberberg is the Co-Founder and CEO of Nabthat, a service platform, that is revolutionizing the way consumers interact with dealerships when looking to purchase or lease a new vehicle. Nabthat removes the burden of going from dealership to dealership looking for the best deal and allows consumers to request a vehicle (by naming their terms) or schedule a test drive from the comfort of their home (or anywhere with internet connection). All interaction is anonymous, eliminating the bombardment of unwanted phone calls and emails from dealerships. Nabthat currently has more than 100 Los Angeles and Orange County dealerships participating on their platform, ranging from Fiat to Porsche. Nabthat is creating a consumer experience that is unrivaled to anything else on the market. Mr. Silberberg is a successful and seasoned executive with experience in various fields such as entertainment, distribution, logistics, digital media, telecommunications and software. He has over 15 years of experience with developing strategy, business development, policy, and operations for fast growing companies. Mr. Silberberg has been part of three successful exits during his professional career. He believes that the key to any business is the ability to initiate, develop and take ownership of your clients’ interests. Brock Pierce is a 15x entrepreneur best known for pioneering the market for digital currency. He has raised more than $200 million on behalf of his companies and led more than 30 acquisitions. He is currently a Managing Director of the Clearstone Global Gaming Fund and sits on the boards of IMI Exchange, Xfire, Playsino, ExpressCoin (easy way to buy Bitcoin), GoCoin (Bitcoin payments), FGL, Spicy Horse Games, KnCMiner.cn (Bitcoin mining), Robocoin China (Bitcoin ATMs) and the Mastercoin Foundation (Bitcoin meta application layer). Pierce’s entrepreneurial activities are focused in the areas of digital currencies such as Bitcoin, games, gambling, ad tech and payments. He is the founder of IMI Exchange, the worlds leading digital currency marketplace with sales exceeding US$1 billion annually, which raised over $100 Million from blue chip investors such as Goldman Sachs and Oak Investment Partners, ZAM, one of the world’s largest media properties for gamers with more than 15 million monthly users which was sold in January 2012 to Tencent, IGE, the company credited with pioneering the market for digital currency in online games, which generated $100 million in revenue in 2006 and was sold in early 2007. He is also the co-founder of Playsino, ExpressCoin (Bitcoin exchange), GoCoin (Bitcoin payment platform), Five Delta, Evertune, GamesTV, Digital Entertainment Network, KnCMiner.cn (Bitcoin Mining), and Robocoin China (Bitcoin ATM). Pierce also led the acquisition of Xfire from Viacom. Yuri is a Tech and Fashion enthusiast who has vested his past couple years exploring and educating himself on new technologies. This has sparked the birthof his new venture, Swggr. Yuri is Founder/CEO of Swggr, a gamified fashion app for personal and social styling. Prior to Swggr, Yuri was a Principal at Phalanx Interactive, a global team of creative development professionals where he built and managed their creativeclient pipeline while overseeing their development team abroad. Before joining Phalanx Interactive, Yuri played professional soccer in his home country, Brazil ,with Sociedade Esportiva Itapirense in Sao Paulo. Before his professional career Yuri was an All-American soccer player at Marlborough High School as well as at Wheaton College. Along the way he has developed and executed very creative and strategic camps as well as private lessons for young athletes, helping them take their skills to the next level. Yuri loves to surround himself with driven, like-minded entrepreneurs who want innovate and create exciting new ventures. He is also extremely passionate about his family.