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10131 13 Jul 2021

Disney Leader Tapped as Blockchain Fund Director of Events

Leading blockchain venture fund hires former Disney leader to manage events, starting with LA Blockchain Summit in November

Santa Monica, CA July 13, 2021 Draper Goren Holm, leading blockchain venture fund and producer of world-class events in the blockchain industry, including the Los Angeles Blockchain Summit, is excited to announce and welcome Matthew Boseo as Director of Events. Matthew will lead global event production, sponsorship alliance agreements, attendee experience, as well as the venture fund's community engagement platform.

LA Blockchain Summit, produced by Draper Goren Holm is one of the world's largest blockchain conferences. Held every year at the Los Angeles Convention Center, this November will mark the 8th annual summit. Over COVID-19 quarantine, the 7th annual summit was held virtually and attended globally by over 300,000 viewers. Due to the overwhelming success of the 2020 summit, this year LA Blockchain Summit will be held in-person for thousands of attendees at the Los Angeles Convention Center as well as live-streamed for hundreds of thousands around the globe. Boseo comes on board at a time when Draper Goren Holm and the entire blockchain industry is growing exponentially.

Boseo joins the Draper Goren Holm team after a decade with The Walt Disney Company's Disney Parks, Experience, Products Division in Orlando, Florida. Disney Parks, Experience, and Products team is one of the worlds leading providers of family travel and leisure experiences. Boseos past decade afforded him the opportunity to work alongside countless industry leaders in consumer experience and innovation. Boseo has also worked with hospitality companies such as Hilton Hotels and Levy Restaurants.

"As a blockchain enthusiast myself, I am thrilled to join the team at Draper Goren Holm." said Boseo. "Together, we will continue educating and introducing the world to the leading experts and projects in the industry while also contributing and facilitating those conversations that seek to advance blockchain technology."

"We are beyond excited to have Matthew on board as we continue scaling our events and operations," said Alon Goren, Founding Partner at Draper Goren Holm. "With the addition of Matthew to our team, DGH continues to seek new and exciting ways to go above and beyond for its investors, portfolio companies, event sponsors, and event attendees alike."

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About Draper Goren Holm:

Draper Goren Holm, a partnership between Tim Draper, Alon Goren, and Josef Holm, is a venture studio focused on accelerating and incubating early-stage blockchain and fintech startups, while simultaneously producing over 100 leading blockchain and cryptocurrency events, Security Token Summit and LA Blockchain Summit. Portfolio companies include LunarCRUSH, Tezos Stable Technologies, Totle, Ownera, Innovesta, Degens, Giftz, Vertalo, H2cryptO, CasperLabs, Element Zero and more.

More information can be found at https://drapergorenholm.com.