NewsBTC has a dynamic team of expert writers, entrepreneurs, traders, analysts, developers and marketing resources who ensure quality across each step.
Some of the leading members behind NewsBTC include:
Jonathan Millet – CEO : Bitcoin Investor. Jonathan is a Hardcore crypto believer Investor in Altcoin Known for strong salesmanship and Believes in the right execution.
Yaroslav Belkin - CMO : He has 10 plus years of experience in digital marketing with more than 70 projects for the world’s leading brands.Being a blockchain enthusiast and a deep technology believer and evangelist he was a part of the Cointelegraph team where he worked as Head of Marketing for Cointelegraph events. Yaroslav founded Belkin Marketing in 2007 and focuses exclusively on the Digital Marketing and Marketing Strategies with extensive experience in PR and GR marketing strategy consulting for major US European and Asian companies.
Cynthia Turcotte - Chief Editor : Cynthia is a self-described Jill of all trades who loves finding new ways to combine artistic creativity and technology. She is a 20+ year veteran in both the web development and SEO industries. Her interest in technology began the day she got her first computer - an Atari 1200 XL - and only grew stronger as time went on. When other kids were going to summer camp, she was going to computer camp. In 2013 Cynthia stumbled across an article about Bitcoin and quickly plunged headlong down the rabbit hole. A few short years later she is a well-respected writer on various blockchain and cryptocurrency related topics. Passionate about cryptocurrency and eager to promote its adoption Cynthia is Editor-in-Chief of and writer for the popular Bitcoin news website Bitcoinist. Cynthia is an avid gamer and, when not immersed in the latest breaking crypto news story, often spends her spare time playing old-school table top RPGs. She lives in Florida with her husband and two sons.
Jayanand Sagar – Business Developer : Jayanand is a Tech Entrepreneur with latest experiments on Blockchain and CryptoCurrencies related technologies. Co-Founder @karmasnap Founder @tansquare Technical consulting and a Crypto investor.
Yashu Gola – Chief Editor/Marketing Consultant : India-based IT professional Yashu Gola found Bitcoin in 2012 when he was trying to send money to one of his friends in the US. As he quotes, it was “love-at-first-sight” with the mystical work of digital currencies. He left his online advertising job to work as a full-time Bitcoin writer for forex news website ForexMinute.com. Apart from covering the minute-to-minute Bitcoin events Yashu is also an active Bitcoin trader and analyst. When not working, he is found reading and writing movie scripts poems and songs. He is also a passionate movie buff.
Gautham – Chief Editor : Gautham has an eye for anything new. He has been part of multiple startups and his current project focuses towards the social good sector. An entrepreneur, engineer and enthusiast (bitcoin, of course), he has been moonlighting as a writer for multiple publications and currently writes at NewsBTC. Find him on twitter as @gautham_n and on facebook at /gautham.nm
Doireann Mc Dermott- Head of NewsBTC TV : Doireann started her career as a Technology Reporter in Dublin. She then worked as a TV Journalist for a Swiss Forex company for three years in Geneva and Riga before moving to Beijing to work as the Editor of the Global Business Team at CCTV (now CGTN).
Aayush – Writer : Aayush has spent over seven years as a financial markets contributor and observer. He specializes in market strategies and technical analysis comes with an IT background. He possess strong technical analytical skills and is well known for his entertaining and informative analysis of the currency and commodities markets. He is a software engineer by profession, loves blogging and observing financial markets.
Andrew Wagner – Community Manager : Andrew got his start in the Bitcoin industry by convincing local businesses in Vancouver to adopt it for payment. He was a co-founder of the Bitcoin Co-op, for whom he signed up numerous business to accept Bitcoin including the world’s first Indian restaurant, the cafe where the world’s first Bitcoin ATM was launched, and many more. Even his Bitcoin tattoo is paid for with BTC! He later went on to found CoinFest, the world’s first decentralized and open source convention about cryptocurrency. Following its success, he became a notable writer in the crypto community, and is an educator at Meet Ups, conferences, and even government workshops! He now travels the world spreading the word of Satoshi.
Joseph Young – Journalist : Joseph is a web developer and designer, writer and a passionate musician who loves to travel often. He’s worked as a researcher for a number of venture capital firms and as a freelancer designer for resorts and corporations in Korea and the Philippines. Joseph will be covering new technologies, startups, technical analysis and breaking news in the bitcoin industry.