Nick Saponaro is co-founder and lead developer of The Divi Project, a blockchain startup committed to solving the usability problems in cryptocurrency. Nick oversees the development of Divi’s unique Proof of Stake blockchain, which launched in September 2018 with a user-friendly Smart Wallet and MOCCI (Masternode One-Click Cloud Installer). Divi’s proprietary technology makes it easy to earn, store, and transact cryptocurrency.
A crypto investor since 2013, Nick’s programming expertise spans across multiple blockchain frameworks, such as Ethereum, HyperLedger and PIVX. Through his technical and financial experience in the space, Nick has become keenly aware of the gap that separates laymen and cryptocurrency. He and his co-founders aim to bridge this gap by providing educational resources and UX-focused technology.
A frequent conference speaker, Nick is both a technician and musician, having performed for audiences across the globe. Prior to co-founding The Divi Project, he dedicated his time to producing and performing original techno and tech house tracks. Nick is now a leading expert in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space and has been featured on Cheddar, CNBC, Quartz, Nasdaq.com, Investing.com, This Week in Tech, FinanceMagnates.com and more.