Meet The Team

Alan Yong

Since late 2013 Alan has repeatedly made his conviction known that digital currency will be the greatest technology revolution since the Internet. He co-founded DNotes, CryptoMoms that encourages and assists women to participate in the digital currency space and DNotesVault, a web wallet where DNotes are securely stored. DNotes has enjoyed substantial capital appreciation and considered as the most stable digital currency among over 500 competitors.

Timothy Goggin

Timothy Goggin is an Austrian School economic analyst with an interest in the application of moral philosophy and decentralized systems. He studies economics at the Business School at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. His area of research is the consequential and moral dimensions of implementing digital currencies and the resulting synergies for consumers in the trading environment.

Chris Cooper

Chris Cooper is a doctoral researcher in ancient economic history at Merton College in the University of Oxford. His AHRC-funded research examines transaction costs in the ancient world, and the impact of the invention of money. But while Chris specializes in the cultures that created money in the first place, he is equally interested in digital currencies and their impact on modern societies, cultures, trade-flows and laws. 

Chase Green

Chase believes that digital currency has the capacity to end the cycle of poverty plaguing women and children today. She is dedicated to helping them learn about and invest early in this growing industry. Chase is the creator of the CRISP, the CRISP For Kids Director, and the CryptoMoms Administrator. She is also committed to a cleaner environment and sustainable living.

Marc Fortenberry

Mark is an avid digital currency enthusiast, editor and author for DCEBrief, and director of CRISP for Employee Incentive Benefits.

Ken Chase

Freelance writer whose interests include topics ranging from technology and finance to politics, fitness, and all things canine. Aspiring polymath, semi-professional skeptic, and passionate advocate for the judicious use of the Oxford comma.

Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore is a writer and researcher with a love for the eclectic, family and the world we inhabit. He spends his spare time photographing the varied wildlife that surrounds us daily and contemplating why Firefly never made it past season one.

Peter Boysen

Peter Boysen has been writing professionally since 2003. His articles about e-commerce, marketing, finance and real estate have appeared throughout the spectrum of Demand Media client sites, and he has also provided content on related topics for Coin Mortgage and Amansad Financial. In his spare time, he has completed 16 marathons and is on the verge of completing his first triathlon. He is a proud dad of triplets who are about to take the frightening step of getting their driver's licenses.

Nick Marinoff

Nick Marinoff is a freelance author, writer and journalist. His first book, "Take a 'Loan' Off Your Shoulders: 14 Simple Tricks for Graduating Debt Free" is now available on He is currently a lead content writer and news editor for Money & Tech, and is a regular contributor to both NewsBTC and Other publications include Black Impact Magazine, and The Loan Gurus, to name a few. He is a proud graduate of FHSU in Hays, KS.


Evander Smart

Evander Smart worked for many years as a Wall Street banker, and has learned how the economy is self-destructing from the inside. His travels, experience and research have led him to Bitcoin as the best way forward for the common man. He looks to spread the word on how Bitcoin can help anyone break the shackles of economic slavery being created by global establishment forces. Evander gets you thinking about what money really is, and how it will work for you going forward. The world of finance is getting ready for incredible changes, and he is getting ready for what's coming next. Are you?

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