Chief Executive Officer
John is the founder and CEO of Direct Outbound, one of the fastest growing
fulfillment/3PL companies in the country, and one of the largest in the Southeast United States. He is intimately familiar with the logistics industry in all aspects, from postal logistics and parcel private carriers to air, sea, and intermodal land
Chief Technology Officer
Lee is a full-stack developer, blockchain consultant, and entrepreneur. He has experience architecting, securing, and deploying distributed processing systems, including analytics toolsets for high budget advertising agencies, smart contracts for a variety of decentralized applications, and a high speed cryptocurrency trading platform.
Chief Revenue Officer
As a serial entrepreneur, blockchain advocate/investor, and talent manager, Sam has worked with some of the biggest brands in the world, such as Sony, Fender, Virgin, Universal Music, Ogilvy, Heineken, VISA, and Mercedes. He has also advised international companies and negotiated trade deals on their behalf.
BRIAN D. EVANS
Chief Marketing Officer
Brian is an Inc. 500 Entrepreneur, the founder of the 25th fastest growing advertising and marketing agency in America, and the founder of Influencive.com. Brian has spent over 15 years in online advertising and directly helped multiple top-10 apps
acquire millions of users. He was ranked as one of the top influencers in the world on Forbes, and as the 4th most influential business journalist in the world.
Chief Strategy Officer
Roger is the former CEO, and Global Head of Sales and e-Commerce at DHL Global Forwarding. He is an entrepreneur, disruptor and independent strategist in FinTech, LogisticsTech and Logistics including blockchain/cryptocurrencies. He was employed in the Deutsche Post DHL Group since 1988 and has successfully worked in North and South America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Roger was the innovator behind many important customers and business units at DHL. He is also currently the CEO of Capital Springboard.
VP of Partnerships
Clinton is the co-founder & COO of Influencive, a media outlet that attracts millions of readers every month. He’s held top roles in partnerships, sales, and marketing at various funded startups where he worked with private, public, and Fortune 100 companies. He is also a former financial advisor and a two-time member of the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance, representing Canada.
JULIAN ZEGELMAN, ESQ.
Julian is a corporate attorney and a SuperLawyers® award recipient. He co-founded Rolith, Inc., and is currently a Managing Partner at Velton Zegelman PC, a boutique corporate and securities law firm with worldwide offices. Julian’s practice focuses on corporate law, securities, VC, and cryptocurrency law. He counsels numerous high-profile token sales and is also a co-founder of BitFin Capital, a blockchain focused VC fund.
VP of Operations
Dallas comes from the marketing and advertising world, where she handled digital marketing for Skechers, and operations for the Los Angeles based agency Modus Operandi.
Director of Software Engineering
Camille is a talented software engineer and development manager with over 10 years experience. She possesses bachelor's and master's degrees in technology with an emphasis in information security. She comes from the disaster recovery space, having managed government contracts totaling millions in revenue annually. Camille has been instrumental in building the development team here at ShipChain's Greenville location since she was hired in February 2018.
Director of Product Management
Daven has been active in almost every rung of the logistics and shipping industry for several years. His first hand experience with supply chain interaction, alongside his enthusiasm for efficient technological application, make him uniquely suited for the role of Director of Product at ShipChain.
To modernize one of the largest industries on the planet, we have recruited a hands-on advisory board who will actively contribute their expertise along with our core team members.
Chris is a 4th generation family owner and spokesperson for Perdue Farms, and the Director of Inventory Management at Perdue Agribusiness. Perdue Agribusiness ranks among the top grain companies in the United States, with annual sales in excess of $6 billion. Chris has funded and advised a variety of startups, and spent nearly a decade in the Advertising and Marketing industries.
Kevin is the inventor of the infomercial, original Shark on Shark Tank, and pioneer of the ‘As Seen On TV’ industry. He has launched over 500 products, resulting in more than $5 Billion in sales worldwide with iconic brands. Kevin is also a co-founder of EO (Entrepreneurs Organization), and currently operates a private consulting firm where he helps companies increase distribution, analyze opportunities, build celebrity relationships, and effectively market across all channels.
Al is a change-minded leader with proven success in driving best practices across all areas of the supply chain. He has been the Vice President of XPO Logistics since 2012. Al previously served as the Senior Vice President of North America for
DHL, and was also the Co-founder and Vice President of AMP Global Services. He has over 20 years of diverse management experience.
Steve is a proven finance and operations leader for major corporations. He for-merly served as the concurrent CEO and CFO of Miramax Films for five years, through January 2017. Prior to joining Miramax, he served as the Corporate Con-troller and divisional CFO at Amgen, Inc., the world’s largest biotech company, where he drove revenue from $4bn to over $15bn. Steve also previously served as CFO of eToys, Inc., leading the company to a successful IPO.
BRANDON T. ADAMS
Brandon is a motivational speaker and serial entrepreneur, owning a stake in a
number of businesses. He is Co-Host and one of two Executive Producers of Ambitious Adventures, recently nominated for an Emmy Award. Brandon is the V.P. of Business Development and an Associate Producer for Think and Grow Rich: The
Movie. Brandon is a crowdfunding, branding, PR, and digital marketing expert.
David is an attorney with prior professional experience managing multi-modal international shipments of nuclear material and sensitive cargo, such as planning transportation and disposal of nuclear waste for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Yucca Mountain Project. He has worked in the logistics and transportation Industry in Washington, D.C., Nevada, and Arizona.
Bryan is a results-driven professional with extensive experience in both Systems and Network Security, Intrusion Detection, DDoS and Active Threat Response Mitigation. He is the Co-Founder of Faction One, a “Cyber Bodyguard” service for VIP’s and individuals that are considered “Digital High Value Targets.”
David is a scientist, inventor, and entrepreneur whose work emphasizes the role of machine learning. He co-founded Cerebellum Capital, Inc., where he serves as CEO and CTO. David also advises early-stage companies, especially with respect
to artificial intelligence. He has a B.S. in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University, and a Ph.D. in EECS with a focus on Artificial Intelligence from U.C. Berkeley
Justin is an Information Architect & Growth marketer that has worked with companies such as The Wall Street Journal, Samsung, NASA, and Intel. He is also the founder of Growthly, a growth agency that helps companies build a community around their brand.
FRED VON GRAF
Fred is a seasoned technology expert who has managed mission critical applications and global teams at a fortune 50 company, led business development at a fortune 20, and founded the ASU Startup Accelerator. He is also the founder of the very successful W3M.io software development firm.
Joel is an Internet pioneer, New York Times best-selling author, professional keynote speaker, social media marketing strategist, technologist, brand influencer, and futurist. He has more than two decades of experience harnessing the power of the web. Joel’s fascination with cryptocurrency led him to create a top 100
business podcast with marketing technologist Travis Wright.
Travis is a top marketing technology strategist, author, consultant, keynote speaker, blockchain entrepreneur, data & analytics geek, tech journalist, and growth hacker. He is the former global digital and social strategist at Symantec for the Norton brand. He was a Russian linguist in the US Army Intelligence. Wright is the cofounder & CMO of CCP.Digital, a digital ad & content agency. Travis cohosts a top ranked blockchain podcast, The Bad Crypto Podcast, and VentureBeat’s podcast, VB Engage.
Xavier is a structured data and AI expert. He is the Founder of The Video Genome Project (acquired by Hulu), the personalization engine and largest and most granular structured database of video content metadata. Prior to The VGP, Xavier was Managing Partner at MediaLink, where he helped build the firm into the leading advisory services company in media, advertising, and technology. He was also a senior executive at The Walt Disney Company, the William Morris Agency, and L.E.K. Consulting.
Irish is a technology veteran with over two decades of Product Management expertise in collaboration, CRM, information security, and taxation software. As VP of Product Management for Thomson Reuters, Irish leads the product team responsible for the ONESOURCE software suite used by Fortune 500 corporations and the Big-4 accounting firms worldwide, spanning global direct taxes, indirect taxes, and global trade management.
Simon is a blockchain investor, growth stock investor, and the co-founder of
LaunchTeam. He’s worked with Fortune 500 companies across a number of industries, including Netflix, UnitedHealth Group, FedEx, Office Depot, Viacom, World Fuel Services, and Raymond James. Simon also worked as a top-tier M&A investment banker for the Royal Bank of Canada.
Jesse is a two-time bestselling author, and the co-founder of LaunchTeam, a company that manages marketing campaigns for 7, 8, and 9-figure entrepreneurs. Prior to founding Launchteam, Jesse went through the inaugural class of Techstars and co-founded a game company that leveraged digital currencies to generate millions of dollars in annual revenues.