Charlie Shrem Takes Director Position with Decentral – Featured Bitcoin News


Charlie Shrem Takes Director Position with Decentral

Major blockchain company Decentral announced on May 8 they recruited well-known bitcoin extraordinaire and entrepreneur Charlie Shrem as their Director of Business & Community Development.

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Charlie Shrem Takes Director Position with Decentral
Charlie Shrem

Shrem will be in charge of propelling their integrative networks forward and aiding CEO Anthony Di Iorio in promoting their products, including the Jaxx brand multi-sig, multi-platform wallet.

They company said, “Within this role, Shrem will manage partnerships, advance the integration roadmap, and join CEO and Founder Anthony Di Iorio in promoting the Jaxx brand and vision to the community.”

The company’s website mentioned that Di Iorio and Shrem go way back, and have been partners for many years. The company’s press release stated that Shrem founded the Bitcoin Foundation and Bitinstant. About the same time, Di Iorio founded Ethereum, Kryptokit, and the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada in 2013.

Di Iorio said of Shrem,

Charlie is a true leader in the blockchain industry, and our vision is aligned to unite the blockchain community and provide tools that allow everyone control of their digital lives.

Decentral’s Jaxx Wallet

Decentral is most known for Jaxx, a multi-coin cryptocurrency wallet that syncs across multiple platforms. The wallet includes the ability to make exchanges between currencies, a part from sending and receiving coins.

The company says their wallet is Charlie Shrem Takes Director Position with Decentralcompatible with “Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Dash, Zcash, Litecoin and many other popular coins and tokens.” They go onto say, “a simple single backup phrase allows users to interact with all digital assets Jaxx will ever carry.”

Besides the partnership with Shrem, Decentral along with the Jaxx brand, intends on announcing more partnerships and alliances as they build their brand and develop new technology.

Do you think the company will be better suited to future endeavors with Shrem on their team? Let us know in the comments section below.

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Sterlin Lujan

Sterlin Lujan is a journalist, editor, speaker, anarchist, and essayist. He has been involved with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin since 2012. Sterlin is especially interested in the intersection of psychology and cryptography. He has written on behavioral economics in regards to innovative technology, and was one of the first to write about the emerging field of cryptopsychology on

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