Crypto Creatives: Raising Money, Winning Awards and Telling Stories

• Jason Michael Primrose, Amanda Terry, Artemysia-X, and Kas Vegas discussed how to use NFTs for storytelling at Camp Decrypt 2022.
• Kathleen Breitman talked about Tezos‘ proof-of-stake mechanism at Web Summit in Lisbon.
• Clay Robbins, Soona Amhaz, Sarah Guo, and Alex Strzesniewski discussed raising venture money during Crypto Winter at 0xpo Summit, and Bored Ape Yacht Club won NFT Project of the Year at the inaugural Crypties Awards.

At Camp Decrypt, a lively panel was held moderated by What’s Trending podcast host Shira Lazar, featuring Jason Michael Primrose, author of „Lost Children of Andromeda“; Amanda Terry of Metagood and ACTAI Ventures; Artemysia-X of Rug Radio program LorePlay; and Kas Vegas of NFT INT, Huxley, and The panel discussed how their work utilizes NFTs for storytelling.

At Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke about the Tezos blockchain, which has utilized a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception. She also discussed her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming.

At 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson for an extensive panel on raising venture money even during Crypto Winter.

Finally, at the inaugural Crypties Awards from Decrypt Studios in Miami, Bored Ape Yacht Club won NFT Project of the Year. Illa Da Producer accepted the Cryptie on behalf of Yuga Labs from presenter Alanna Roazzi-Laforet, while the other nominees in the category were Moonbirds, Azuki, DeGods, and CloneX.