Venture Investing in Blockchain Companies: An Interview with Indicator Ventures General Partner Geoff Bernstein

Our very own Geoff Bernstein was recently featured on Indicator portfolio company Everbloom’s podcast, “The Exchange.” In the premier episode, Geoff is joined by Abbey Titcomb, the EiR & Head of Strategy at Onward Labs. Throughout the interview, Geoff speaks to Indicator’s thesis surrounding blockchain investments, raising traditional VC vs. a Token Sale, and how equity investors should approach companies that are considering doing an ICO. Here’s a clip from the episode:

Indicator’s Thesis around Blockchain Investing: “Picks & Shovels”

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For a full transcription of the interview, click here.