Creating Blockchains With Rob Viglione

Rob Viglione, Veteran On The Move

If you want to know more about cryptocurrency and the infrastructure behind it, this episode is for you. Joe is joined by Air Force Veteran and co-founder of Horizen, Rob Viglione. Horizen is a blockchain platform that aims to enable an application-rich and inclusive ecosystem through its leading-edge sidechain solutions with a focus on privacy. Rob talks with Joe about his transition into the private sector, first working as a contractor and later turning his hobby project into a business. Rob shares the importance of leadership and soft skills learned through military experience, especially when facing challenging times.

About Our Guest

Rob Viglione is the team lead and co-founder of Horizen, a blockchain platform that aims to enable an application-rich and inclusive ecosystem through its leading-edge sidechain solutions. Formally a trained physicist, mathematician, and military officer, Rob’s experience working on satellite radar, space launch vehicles, and combat support intelligence informed much of his understanding of how blockchain technology could change the trajectory of global societies.

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