William Quigley is the Co-founder of the Worldwide Asset eXchange.
William is also Managing Director of Cashel Enterprises, a cryptocurrency focused investment vehicle that has incubated and invested in over 40 blockchain and cryptocurrency-related investments. William has helped build many transformative cryptocurrency companies including Tether, GoCoin, and Mastercoin (the technical predecessor to Ethereum).
He has also co-founded Clearstone Venture Partners, a $700 million early stage focused venture capital firm, and idealab Capital Partners, the world's first consumer Internet venture capital firm.
William received his MBA, with distinction, from Harvard Business School and holds a B.S. in Accounting, with honors, from University of Southern California. He was trained as a CPA and a Kauffman Fellow.
Jonathan Yantis is the Chief Operating Officer the Worldwide Asset eXchange.
Jonathan created virtual item trading in 1997, with its inception taking place in the realms of Ultima Online, EverQuest, and World of Warcraft. Later, as founder of the world’s first and fastest growing digital item marketplace, Jonathan oversaw a merger with then-industry giant Internet Gaming Entertainment. An early Bitcoin miner and blockchain investor, Jonathan was a board member of the first ICO ever, Mastercoin.
Before it all, Jonathan's career began as a United States Navy weapons electronic engineer.
WAX is the safest and most convenient way to create, buy, sell, and trade virtual items - to anyone, anywhere in the world.
Hundreds of millions of people around the globe already trade digital and physical items. But the problems that plague the digital goods and trading community have stunted its growth far beneath its full potential.
WAX has created a full suite of blockchain-based tools that allows anyone to trade digital or even physical items instantly and securely, to anyone, anywhere.
Participants of the Worldwide Asset eXchange gain access to a global community of collectors and traders, buyers and sellers, creators and gamers, merchants, dApp creators, and game developers.
Buy and sell gift cards with confidence on a marketplace powered by WAX. Or build an online store with ease using our B2B tools. Create a digital version of the sneakers in your closet and then sell them to a buyer who lives half a world away.
We're building the tools to create the future of digital goods and trading, and putting them in your hands. Come build it with us. What will you do with WAX?
Listen to past episodes of William Quigley in the podcast series CoinDMZ
WAX is the onramp for mass market cryptocurrency adoption.- William Quigley