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About Gil Penchina

Gil Penchina is currently CEO of Wikia Inc. He was formerly vice president and general manager at eBay. He has attended the Kellogg School of Management and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

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Fifth Annual CoinAgenda @CoinAgenda Global Conference Highlights Digital Currency Funds, Family Office Investments, Global Regulation, Plus Elite Group of #Blockchain Thought Leaders & Entrepreneurs

Sep 5, 2018

  Fifth Annual CoinAgenda @CoinAgenda Global Conference Highlights Digital Currency Funds, Family Office Investments, Global Regulation, Plus Elite Group of #Blockchain Thought Leaders & Entrepreneurs Three-Day Event to Showcase 50 ICOs and 25 Public Blockchain Companies, Plus 60 World-Class Speakers, Including Caitlin Long, Jeremy Gardner, Mike Jones, Halsey Minor, Gil Penchina, Liam Robertson, Miko Matsumura, Olga Feldmeier and Richard Titus   LAS VEGAS - September 5, 2018 (Investorideas.com Newswire) CoinAgenda ( www.coinagenda.com ), the premier event series for connecting blockchain and cryptocurrency investors with investment opportunities since 2014, has announced its fifth annual CoinAgenda Global conference, taking place at Mandalay Bay, one of the leading five-star luxury resorts on the Las Vegas Strip, October 23-25. The three-day event will feature many of the world's leading cryptocurrency investors and entrepreneurs from around the world, with a special focus on the continuing expansion of both initial coin offerings (ICOs), which passed $11 billion in crowdsale funding so far this year, building upon a record 2017, and security token offerings (STOs). Leading experts in digital currency funding world will also take the stage, including Liam Robertson, managing director of the $400 million Alphabit Fund; Jeremy Gardner, co-founder of Ausum Ventures and of top 50 public token, Augur; Science Blockchain CEO Mike Jones; and super-angel Gil Penchina, looking at bitcoin price dynamics, digital currency funds, family offices, and a startup competition highlighting up to 50 startups and token companies, many of them just prior to their ICO. CoinAgenda Startup/ICO Competition contestants have produced more than $600 million in funding and $15 billion in peak market capitalization in the past 24 months alone. Any pre-ICO startup, private blockchain, or public blockchain under $200 million market capitalization can submit to participate in the contest by emailing startupcontest@coinagenda.com. There is an exhibition fee to participate in the contest, which includes a presentation on stage, two full conference passes and a booth at the conference. The top five winners for startups/ICOs and top three winners for public blockchains each receive an array of prizes and industry recognition. Deadline for entry is October 9 or when the cap of 50 startup/ICO companies and 25 public blockchain tokens is reached. Top Keynotes, Fireside Chats and Power Panels Explore Blockchain's Future with Wall Street and Enterprise CoinAgenda is the oldest and most prominent high-end conference in the blockchain world, and it takes on the topics of tomorrow before they make the headlines. Day One, Tuesday, October 23, will focus on blockchain incubators, crypto exchanges, and the state of the international regulation, from Wyoming to Switzerland to Singapore. Jeremy Gardner, who also co-founded the Blockchain Education Network while he was still a student at the University of Michigan, will be part of a fireside chat and panel on "Generation Blockchain" moderated by fintech journalist, Martine Paris. There will also be an exchanges panel; keynotes and panels on new infrastructure paradigms; and a fireside chat with Mike Jones, former MySpace CEO and founder/CEO of the Science and Science Blockchain incubators. The day ends with a takeover of the exclusive Moorea Beach Club for the gala opening cocktail party. Day Two, Wednesday, October 24, features keynotes, fireside chats and panels on the continuing growth and performance of digital currency funds, with more than $1 billion of assets under management represented on the stage throughout the day, as well as panels on international blockchain investing trends and on family offices investing in cryptocurrency. Former NASDAQ managing director of strategy, Enzo Villani, current managing director of Transform Strategies, will head up a panel on the latest breakthrough developments in security tokens, while VideoCoin founder Halsey Minor (co-founder of CNET, Salesforce and Google Voice) will discuss why he feels 2019 is the year that the enterprise will embrace blockchain technologies, dramatically growing the sector. The initial company presentations and public blockchain contest will also take place on Wednesday afternoon. The day ends with the famed CoinAgenda "Legendary Dinner" at an iconic off-Strip celebrity mansion. Day Three, Thursday, October 25, is ICO Day, devoted to an ICO Bootcamp on obtaining the know-how and relationships required to navigate the ever-changing legal and regulatory landscape, as well as investor panels and 50 ICO presentations. The day wraps up with a four-hour closing party at another iconic, off-Strip Las Vegas mansion. CoinAgenda Global is an exclusive, high-end event, limited to 750 attendees. Full conference, including all parties and meals, is just $1,795 USD through September 30 for early-bird registration; then $2,495 through October 20, and $2,995 thereafter, while tickets are available. Tickets can be purchased via credit card on the CoinAgenda site or by cryptocurrency by emailing info@coinagenda.com. For more information on speaking or sponsoring, please contact sponsors@coinagenda.com. To attend, please go to www.coinagenda.com . Investorideas.com features content for Bitcoin, Blockchain and Digital Currency Stocks and ICO's at Cryptocurrencyinvestorideas.com , Blockchaininvestorideas.com and Investorideas.com

Gil Penchina Investments

61 Investments

Gil Penchina has made 61 investments. Their latest investment was in Cointopia as part of their Seed on September 9, 2018.

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Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

9/6/2018

Seed

Cointopia

$3M

Yes

1

4/24/2018

Series A

Origin

$28.4M

Yes

3

6/15/2017

Series A

Atrium

$10.5M

Yes

2

4/18/2017

Seed - II

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$99M

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10

7/27/2016

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

9/6/2018

4/24/2018

6/15/2017

4/18/2017

7/27/2016

Round

Seed

Series A

Series A

Seed - II

Seed VC

Company

Cointopia

Origin

Atrium

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Amount

$3M

$28.4M

$10.5M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

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Sources

1

3

2

10

10

Gil Penchina Portfolio Exits

28 Portfolio Exits

Gil Penchina has 28 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Wealthfront on January 26, 2022.

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Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

1/26/2022

Acquired

$99M

26

1/20/2021

Acquired

$99M

1

6/9/2020

Acquired

$99M

2

4/6/2020

Acq - Talent

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$99M

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10

1/9/2020

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

1/26/2022

1/20/2021

6/9/2020

4/6/2020

1/9/2020

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acq - Talent

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

26

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2

10

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