Untold Stories
Bittrex CEO Bill Shihara on “Going Public” in the Bitcoin Early Days and Starting a Cryptocurrency Exchange
Jan 7, 2020 · 1 hr 8 min
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Bill Shihara spent 11 years at Microsoft working on the Windows XP Operating System and the Trustworthy Security team, 2 years as Security Engineering Manager at Amazon and Manager of Security Threat Analysis and Security Engineering at BlackBerry for 2 years. He placed it all on the line when his team at Gift BTC disclosed their identity against what was the norm for Bitcoin companies in the early formation stage of the crypto industry when they launched Bittrex Exchange. Days became weeks and six years are gone in the ever-evolving crypto space. Here is Bill Shihara, Co-Founder and CEO of Bittrex Exchange, sharing the journey and his hopes for the future of blockchain and cryptocurrency.


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