Untold Stories
A Crypto Industry Pilgrimage: BitcoinMagazine & BTC Inc CEO David Bailey from Bitcoin2013 in San Jose to Bitcoin 2020
Feb 20, 2020 · 1 hr 9 min
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David Bailey, CEO of BTC Inc, joins Charlie Shrem on this week’s episode of Untold Stories. Charlie and David begin with a discussion of the first wave of Bitcoin growth and the seminal San Jose Bitcoin Conference in 2013. David describes his company's evolution from yBitcoin to Bitcoin Magazine and it's place in the ecosystem as an archive of Bitcoin history. He further explains his recent refocus on Bitcoin. They then discuss what is a Bitcoin OG and the changing narratives over the years. David reveals what's in store for Bitcoin 2020 in San Francisco, claiming 'it's not a conference, it's a pilgrimage.' They talk about the Big Block drama and David offers a way for the parties to re-engage. Lastly, Charlie and David challenge each other and the listeners to be proactive with promoting Bitcoin.

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Pepo was founded by Jason Goldberg, who has been building user experiences for creators and communities for decades. Jason has worked at AOL, Jobster, Social Median, and more recently he connected designers at Hem and Fab. Visit us at Pepo.com/stories for more information.

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