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Paperchain Founders Note 2018

A brief note on our extended quiet period, and what to expect in 2019.


  • We have signed agreements with 3 key businesses across the music and film industries.
  • We are beginning data integration projects to validate our financing model to start offering our service to their clients.
  • We have a buy-side partner in place ready to begin financing orders.
  • Secured part of our pre-seed investment and extended our runway.
  • Secured a Head of Finance/Portfolio Management role.
  • Are in discussion with a prominent decentralized finance company to create an investment pool for cryptocurrency investors.
  • Launched Token Engineering NYC, a monthly meetup to present and workshop token collaborate on approaches to tokenomics and infrastructure-level development. We have had 4 wonderful meetups so far.
  • Launched the Protocol Canvas. Based on the Lean Canvas, a standardized framework for evaluating token protocols.
  • Locked down our initial advisory board, who have all been instrumental so far in the company’s progress: Harumi Urata-Thompson, Tae Royle, Steve Hays, Colleen Theis, Joe Conyers III

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Paperchain has developed the first collateral-backed loan product for streaming media to get creators paid faster.