Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Your new favorite podcast from two dudes who love Bitcoins & have nice beards.

Back in 2018, BitBoy and JChains met up at a conference in Chicago. Both were in the Crypto space for a while and jokingly decided to start a podcast. 2 weeks later they were recording their first episode, and it took off from there.

They're just two dudes, with nice beards, and love for Bitcoin… and the crypto community.

Oct 3, 2019

Leah Jonas is the Director of Business Development at Celsius Network, a company that allows people to earn, borrow, and pay on the blockchain. Celsius Network is the fastest growing crypto lender that lets people earn interest on their crypto and borrow against it with no fees. Leah is responsible for making strategic business development decisions that scale and expand the product offerings in existing and emerging markets. She has worked with companies such as RedPen and FiveStars and has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the University of Arizona.

 

Leah joins us today to discuss how we can grow the crypto community. We discuss what we need to do to bring adoption to the masses and the importance of providing value to new crypto adopters. She highlights the need to create new reasons for people to use crypto. She also discusses how founders should pitch when looking for investment.

 

 

“If we don't want it to be an exclusive game, then we have to be more serious about how we're getting people in and presenting value to someone.” - Leah Jonas

 

 

 

This week on Beards and Bitcoins:

 

  • How market volatility opens trading opportunities.
  • Why investors have warmed to Celsius Network.
  • How sentiment is changing towards cryptocurrencies.
  • Spreading the benefits of cryptocurrency to people who aren't aware of it yet.
  • Why we need to present adoption instead of trying to force it.
  • Use cases that provide value to cryptocurrencies.
  • Pitch tips for founders looking to raise investment.

 

 

 

 

Connect with Leah Jonas:

 

 

 

 

 

 

This episode is sponsored by MonarchPay. Crypto Starts Here.

 

MonarchPay is the world’s first decentralized recurring crypto payment service. Designed to make receiving and paying recurring crypto payments safer, faster, and easier for consumers and merchants alike.

 

To learn more about MonarchPay and how to get started, visit MonarchPay.com

 

 

Unite the Crypto Community!

 

Thanks for tuning into this week’s episode of Beards and Bitcoins - the podcast bringing you news, information, and stories to spread awareness about cryptocurrency. If you enjoyed this episode, head over to Apple Podcasts, subscribe to the show, and leave us a rating and review. Help us spread the word by sharing your favorite episodes on social media. And don’t forget to visit our website, grab your favorite Beards and Bitcoins merch, and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

 

Beards and Bitcoins Podcast is produced by Auxbus. You can create your own great podcast - faster and easier - at Auxbus.com