The Cryptonite Deal Room

The entrepreneurs leading the following companies and new VC funds are Cryptonite members currently seeking new investors and strategic partners. All companies and investment funds listed in the Deal Room have been vetted and qualified by the Cryptonite Ventures team. Cryptonite is not, however, a broker dealer and the role of our Managing Directors is to merely provide screened introductions to the following companies. All subsequent investment and strategic transactions must be negotiated directly with the company founders.


A real-time blockchain data and insights
platform that empowers developers, exchanges, institutional investors, and auditors to gain a significant competitive edge.

“Blockchain tech and cryptocurrency are the underpinnings of a new financial infrastructure. Exchanges, OTC desks, funds, traders, auditors, regulators, developers, and every major enterprise will increasingly need access to blockchain data to remain competitive. Unlike traditional financial instruments, the exploding market of digital assets are living pieces of software that transfer value across blockchain networks, and therefore require a new operational analytics approach. Amberdata is a new generation platform that provides real-time, validated blockchain data, including market price data and valuation metrics, to exchanges and investors in a actionable format not offered by any other provider.”

Shawn Douglass
Shawn DouglassCoFounder & CEO, Amberdata
Tip Sheet

Amberdata‘s investment and strategic interests:

  • Series A equity investors in Amberdata.io
  • First round ICO investors in Web3data.org
  • 3rd party data partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Investment firms seeking to accelerate their research and decision-making effort and de-risk their portfolios.
  • A select group of geographically distributed direct-sales reps to call on large prospects.



An enterprise API that empowers developers to access scalable blockchain infrastructure as-a-service.

Bitsimple is made for developers by developers. We strip away the complexity and cost of managing enterprise blockchain nodes in-house and allow developers to focus on building product with highly scalable blockchain infrastructure. Often called, the ``Heroku for Blockchain``, Bitsimple helps developers all over the world adopt blockchain technology and best practices for their web and mobile applications. Our team consists of experienced software engineers and entrepreneurs from Apple, Pivotal Labs, Tesla, Laurel Road, Blackberry and Top Hat with a combined experience of over 20 years. Our CTO was the Head of engineering and number 4 employee at Laurel Road, an online financial company and FDIC-insured bank, which recently got acquired by KeyCorp, a large bank-based financial services company with over $138B of assets. With Bitsimple, businesses will power the open financial economy of tomorrow.``

Tip Sheet

Bitsimple‘s investment and strategic interests:

  • Seed Round Investors
  • Series A equity investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Customers: Developers, CTO’s, startups and businesses looking to adopt blockchain technology & best practices
  • Looking to Hire: Blockchain engineers, backend engineers, Sales and Marketing roles



A blockchain technology-based service that allows consumers to control and share advertising profits earned from their online activity, and enjoy real-time offers from the brands they approve.

“Consumers currently get nothing in return for all the value the create from their online activity” CYDitial wants to change this by using blockchain technology-based technology that allows consumers to control and share advertising profits earned from their online activity. And enjoy real-time offers from the brands they approve. By building meaningful and trusted relationship between consumers and advertisers, CYDigital will enable better ad targeting and conversion using token rewards backed by real-time relevant offers. This market is reach $75B by 2020.``

Tip Sheet

CYDigital’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Series A equity investors
  • First round ICO investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Customers
  • Sales team or other new hires 


Go Ask Jay

An AI-driven on-demand policy recommendation service that brings consumers, businesses, insurtech and fintech companies together in a marketplace that makes it easy, fast and efficient to find the best products.

``GoAskJay is the only AI SaaS platform that offers consumers and businesses the largest selection of insurance and financial products available in one place. GoAskJay is a new distribution channel platform utilizing machine learning to increase conversion, efficiency and retention. We will offer customers and stakeholders real-time, validated policy access utilizing a privileged blockchain and encrypted data transactions. Our core team of 10 experienced professionals has built our technology and a pipeline of 48 distribution partners giving access to a serviceable market of 600k customers and forecasted revenue of $100 million over three years.``

Uni Rosales Yost
Uni Rosales YostCEO & Founder, GoAskJay
Tip Sheet

GoAskJay’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Seed equity investors
  • First round STO investors
  • Industry experts, advisors and connections
  • Investment firms looking for opportunities to capitalize on growing insurtech and fintech trends
  • Distribution channel corporate partners
  • Connections to corporate innovation teams
  • Accomplished and driven business development and technical team members


Lane Axis

Provider of a blockchain technology-based trusted network between carriers, shippers, trucks, and regulators in the transportation logistics industries.

“``Today a global freight transportation network simply does not exist. Millions of trucks move empty every day - adding up to BILLIONS of wasted miles every year. Our fully patented shipper-to-carrier direct platform will allow shippers to connect directly to drivers, cutting out expensive third party freight brokers that charge up to 30% to handle transactions. All critical documents, real-time data, geofence entry and exit notifications, pickup and delivery verifications, driver performance metrics, and much more, will be stored and secured on the LaneAxis blockchain. Additional valuable microservices will be offered on the LaneAxis sidechain. The LaneAxis algorithm will automatically match drivers with available freight in their area, benefiting shippers, carriers, drivers, consumers, and the environment. This will represent a sea change in the way the freight industry operates.””

Tip Sheet

LaneAxis’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Seed Equity Investors
  • AXIS Token Investors
  • Transportation, Logistics, and Trucking Experts Seeking Blockchain
  • Solutions and Blockchain Logistics Fintech Trends
  • Corporate Partners
  • Product Launch Partners



A novel patented mobile service enabling consumers to replace mobile payments QR Codes with their favorite images, providing an emotional experience, combined with merchant reward programs, and allowing consumers and merchants to exchange data at the mobile POS.

``Retail shopping is now driven by consumers posting pictures on Instagram and mobile in-store shopping--a market growing at a 10-ten fold rate. MetaSepia seeks to lead this space based on its experienced mobile technology team and a novel patented approach that allows consumers to use their favorite personal images in lieu of present QR codes. This provides a novel emotional experience, when combined with merchant reward programs, and enhances loyalty and brand recognition. We enable a secure mobile transaction at the POS, an industry first, allowing the enhanced interactive customer experience . We’ve secured our first launch partner, accelerating industry adoption.``

Tip Sheet

MetaSepia’s investment and strategic interests:

  • $2M seed round equity investors
  • First round ETO and STO investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners including merchant products and services companies
  • Customers that use in-store mobile offline QR code based payment systems



A blockchain-based, token driven, platform for global influencer marketing. Based in Tokyo, Japan.

``PATRON helps users find and book influencer talent online and through its application. Based in Tokyo, Japan, I founded PATRON in 2018 and we operate as a subsidiary of Extravaganza International, Inc. PATRON executed its ICO in last May (PAT) and is seeking an equity and/or STO round of $10M+.``

Atsushi Hisatsumi
Atsushi HisatsumiCEO & FOUNDER, PATRON
Tip Sheet

PATRON’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Equity investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Industry experts



A proprietary, AI-driven, market intelligence search and discover engine for the booming blockchain industry.

“The Plato search and hashtag engine allows professionals to easily identify and organize consensus-driven intelligence and thereby accelerate their research and decision-making efforts. Platos engine was built upon a proprietary and scalable framework that, in its simplest form, allows users to automatically generate and distribute searchable backlinks to the community. One of the key features of the platform is a UI that provides a powerful a 360° view of the market through an intuitive and content rich user experience. Plato’s current MVP is focused on meeting the needs of global blockchain, AI and crypto investors, exchanges, OTC traders, entrepreneurs regulators and developers.”

Tip Sheet

Plato‘s investment and strategic interests:

  • Series A equity investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Sales team or other new hires



Provide an Interactive commerce experience that drives engagement and conversion from any consumer touchpoint

“Reveel Technologies helps turn all the media you see into a measurable, interactive experience for brands, retailers and media outlets. Reveel invites audiences to explore, learn and buy with a scan of their mobile phone on print, in-store merchandising, TV and Out-of-Home media or a click on OTT videos. Reveel’s multi-channel media platform can be provided as a self-service or full-service solution and has already been proven successful in commercial use to drive higher viewer engagement and conversion for major brands. The Reveel Platform includes native mobile and web apps for scanning TV and and all forms of print media, including an SDK to create private labeled “powered by Reveel” apps, a video player plug-in and a studio application to create customized viewer experiences based on curated content. ``

Tip Sheet

Reveel’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Seed equity investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners: Retail, print, TV, OTT video networks, video advertisers, ad agencies
  • Customers: Brands, retailers and media outlets



The first regulatory compliant credit card processing system and complimentary stable-coin and merchant rewards offering,designed for the multi-billion dollar Cannabis space.

``The cannabis industry is projected to grow at a 35% CAGR until 2025 and there is currently no fully approved cannabis credit-card payment option. Seedpay’s is changing this by being the only fully regulatory compliant cannabis payment solution, that legally allows Credit/Debit card purchases at the point of sale, online or via delivery, without violating Visa or Mastercard’s terms of service. Seedpay secures payments using the blockchain and a smart contract-driven ‘programmable payment platform’ that can transform the Cannabis industry from a cash only business into a quick and easy mobile payment using the consumers card of choice. Seedpay is already integrating into the leading cannabis POS vendors in California and Oregon and looking to expand into Washington``

Jon Underwood
Jon UnderwoodCEO, Seedpay
Tip Sheet

SeedPay’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Series A equity investors
  • First round ICO investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Customers
  • Sales team or other new hires 



Scalable and decentralized zero-fee payments infrastructure and programmable currency for the public internet, coordinated by a decentralized Governance of checks and balances.

``Storecoin is a new public blockchain—Not a dApp, ERC20 token, DPOS blockchain, fork, or DA. $STORE aims to become the public internet’s dominant reserve, zero-fee, programmable currency by being ultra-fast (5,000+ transactions per second at launch), and secure, with Byzantine Fault Tolerance up to 1/3 malicious nodes with continuous on-chain monitoring for bad actors. The Storecoin blockchain will be coordinated by a one-entity, one-vote democratic and decentralized governance of checks and balances that can be understood and trusted by miners, app developers, merchants, and the largest organizations in the world.``

Chris McCoy
Chris McCoyCEO, Storecoin
Tip Sheet

Storecoin’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Equity investors
  • Token investors
  • Industry experts and advisors
  • Product launch partners
  • Distribution partners
  • Governance input



Provider of a blockchain technology-based trusted network to connect healthcare delivery and payment systems around the world.

``The state of healthcare everywhere is in crisis and costs are rising while the health system buckles under its own weight. In the US, we spend over $3.5 trillion dollars a year or over $28,000 per family. UHX is reinventing healthcare funding and payment leveraging blockchain, cloud, and AI into our C4P technology to lower the per family cost of care to $15,000 per year.``

Tip Sheet

UHX’s investment and strategic interests:

  • Series A equity investors
  • First-round STO investors
  • D2C and B2B Customers
  • Expand Founding Team



Cryptonite is NOT a United States Securities Dealer or Broker or U.S. Investment Adviser. Cryptonite is a consultant to the enterprises mentioned above and makes no warranties or representations as to the buying, selling or value of any equity or token transaction between parties. All due diligence is the responsibility of the Buyer and Seller or client. The Cryptonite website should never to be considered a solicitation for investment for any purpose in any form or content.

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Cryptonite was founded on the premise that the growing decentralizing and liberating power of the blockchain will ultimately upend major industries, inspire developing nations, transform popular culture, and create huge new economic opportunities.

Cryptonite fosters the revolution by gathering the brightest minds and craftiest entrepreneurs at exclusive live salons and online forums, to engage in cutting-edge debate, exchange technology and business advice, and join together to make great things happen!

Cryptonite offers members and their guests a variety of professional business development, networking, fundraising and educational benefits, including:

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—Presenting your company at Cryptonite events, and accessing our crypto expert, investor and media leader networks.

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Our founding partners are the champions of the crypto world’s most successful entrepreneurs and projects driving the blockchain revolution. To join our blue chip team of partners contact Valerie Britt - Valerie@CryptoniteVentures.com


How does Cryptonite select potential members?

New prospective members are researched, and invited by the Cryptonite Ventures and Alchemist editorial teams who seek advice from our members, partners and industry advisors. The Cryptonite promise to its members is to only invite the best and the brightest thought leaders in the crypto economy. To nominate a new member, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

What is the demographic make-up of the Cryptonite memnership?

At the heart of the Cryptonite membership are the founders of the most promising crypto projects, and the investors, big tech players and industry experts who back them. We also seek out the leading academics, government officials and crypto industry focused reporters and bloggers as honorary members.

What is the primary benefit to becoming a member to Cryptonite?

Very simply, Cryptonite measures its success by creating positive outcomes for its members. Such outcomes include raising capital, creating partnerships, recruiting advisors and talent, and gaining media exposure.  All our major events, interactive salons, and online communities are designed to maximize high-level introductions and professional branding opportunities.

What kind of access to members have to each other?

All members enjoy access to the membership roster, and Cryptonite will happily make personal introductions between members. Cryptonite is currently finishing a private online group for our members, which should be live by September 2018.

Are their opportunities for students and others to volunteer?

Yes! Cryptonite is building a strong network of highly talented and professional volunteers to help with our research efforts and events. To inquire about volunteering for Cryptonite, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

Do we offer press membership?

On a highly selective basis, Cryptonite offers qualified and full-time members of the press complimentary passes to our Salons and World Tour stops, and other Cryptonite member privileges. To see if you qualify for a press pass, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

Can a service firm, tech brand or high-end consumer brand sponsor Cryptonite?

Yes! In our ‘Founding Partners’ section of this site, you can see we have a growing base of  high-end sponsors.  To learn more about becoming a Cryptonite sponsor contact Valerie Britt – Valerie@CryptoniteVentures.com

How long does a membership last?

Cryptonite memberships a good for a year after your registration date. Before a membership expires, Cryptonite will alert the member and determine the renewal status. The Cryptonite system is NOT set up for automatic renewals and all renewals require the mutual agreement of both the member and Cryptonite. To learn more about becoming a member and staying on the Cryptonite VIP  list, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

Do you offer any complimentary memberships?

On a limited basis, we offer leading academics, journalists, and industry thought-leaders access to specific membership privileges. To learn more about becoming a member and staying on the Cryptonite VIP  list, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

Is there a limit to the number of Cryptonite members?

No! The long term goal of Cryptonite is to spread organically throughout the world and seek out the best and the brightest entrepreneurs and thought leaders driving the crypto economy.  To learn more about becoming a member and staying on the Cryptonite VIP  list, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

What do membership fees cover?

All Cryptonite monthly Salons and Culture Pop-Ups are generally free to members and a single guest. Members also receive a 75 percent discount on tickets to the Cryptonite World Tour. To learn more about becoming a member and staying on the Cryptonite VIP  list, contact Concierge@CrytoniteVentures.com (415) 787-2421

If you still have unanswered questions after reading this page, please contact us.

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