Jason Les is a serial blockchain entrepreneur who is the CEO of Riot Platforms, a publicly traded company that mines Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. He was instrumental in raising over $100 million in funds for Riot Platforms, making it one of the largest Bitcoin mining companies in the world. He is also the founder of Binary Digital, a digital asset investment firm.
Les has been involved in the crypto industry for over a decade. In 2014, he co-founded the Bitcoin Foundation, a non-profit organization that advocates for Bitcoin adoption. In 2016, he was appointed to the board of directors of the Bitcoin Association. He also helped to launch the Bitcoin Investment Trust, the first publicly traded Bitcoin investment fund.
Les is a frequent speaker at industry events and is a strong advocate for the adoption of blockchain technology. He believes that blockchain has the potential to revolutionize finance, healthcare, supply chain management, and many other industries.