RSK Labs CEO & Co-Founder Diego Gutiérrez Inducted into the Crypto Hall of Fame

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Gibraltar, United Kingdom, seventh June, 2021,

The Crypto Hall of Fame hosted at Moonstock a web based gallery specialised in Crypto Art and NFTs created by Aaron Koening was launched in April 2021 and rejoice main contributors to the Blockchain Industry with portraits designed by Max Crypotohead.

Diego Gutiérrez Zaldívar, CEO & Co-founder at RSK  Labs, has been inducted into the Crypto Hall of Fame. The announcement ceremony came about throughout Bitcoin 2021 in Miami, the world’s largest cryptocurrency convention with greater than 12,000 attendees. A pioneer of net improvement in Argentina since 1995, Diego has had a number one function in fostering Bitcoin know-how in Latin America for almost a decade. He acquired in contact with Bitcoin again in 2011 and since then his initiatives have remodeled the potential of blockchain applied sciences into actual use circumstances. 

As RSK Labs Cofounder alongside together with his companions, he launched the primary good contract platform secured by the Bitcoin Network making it totally programmable. In addition to RSK, Diego additionally has co-founded blockchain firm Koibanx and the Argentine Bitcoin NGO, the place he helped create a community of Bitcoin communities with a presence in lots of nations throughout the area, in addition to the longest-running Bitcoin convention on this planet.

His in depth expertise extends to being a part of the founding groups of a number of the most well-known digital initiatives in Latin America, together with Argentina’s largest newspaper Clarín Digital and, a monetary neighborhood offered to Banco Santander for 750 million.

Diego earned his Bachelor’s in Humanities on the Instituto Libre de Segunda Enseñanza (ILSE). 

Commenting on his nomination throughout Bitcoin 2021, Diego stated: “I’m very honored to be included on this illustrious circle. I’m thrilled to have been appointed to the Crypto Hall of Fame amongst giants like Satoshi Nakamoto, Nick Szabo, or David Chaum. More than private recognition, I really feel this as a recognition to all of the superb pioneers that constructed the Bitcoin and crypto motion in Latin America, amongst them the RSK co-founders Sergio Lerner, Ruben Altman, Adrian Eidelman, and Gabriel Kurman. When we began to create RSK, we had the imaginative and prescient of turning Bitcoin right into a full-fledged monetary system for the numerous, not the few that might allow a extra inclusive and truthful international economic system. Now we’re nearer than ever to see that imaginative and prescient realized.“

The Crypto Hall of Fame celebrates pioneers within the business and consists of portraits of crucial crypto pioneers The annual induction ceremony honors excellent business leaders and entrepreneurs who, by their work, have made a big contribution to the crypto business.

A portrait of Diego created by Max Cryptohead will probably be exhibited within the 3D gallery of the Crypto Hall of Fame. It is online-only however the portraits are additionally out there as NFTs.

Just like Bitcoin is proscribed to 21 million models, the Crypto Hall of Fame is proscribed to 21 members who can ever be inducted into it, which makes it a good larger honor to be chosen.

The first eleven have been apparent selections, crypto legends like Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious inventor of Bitcoin, and his proper hand Hal Finney. Other nominees additionally embody the creators of Bitcoin’s predecessors, comparable to David Chaum, Wei Dai, Adam Back, and Nick Szabo.

For different candidates, the Crypto Hall of Fame has a structured and clear choice course of the place everybody can make a suggestion by their web site. Then a range committee of impartial however well-informed crypto consultants decides who will probably be inducted subsequent.

Apart from Diego, different nominees have been Alexander Kuzmin (founder and CEO of Mycelium), Bram Cohen (creator of BitTorrent and Chia), Charlie Shrem (co-founder of BitInstant and Untold Stories), Erik Voorhees (co-founder of Shapeshift, Coinapult, and Satoshi Dice), and Ralph Merkle (inventor of the Merkle Tree).

To discover individuals who know the crypto scene effectively however wouldn’t qualify for being chosen themselves, the committee consists of educators and communicators. The members of the choice committee this yr are:

  • Aaron van Wirdum (Editor Bitcoin Magazine)
  • Alexandra Kons (Editor Be-in-Crypto)
  • Amelia Tomasicchio (Editor The Cryptonomist)
  • Eryka Gemma (Founder Bitcoin Center Miami)
  • Jack Martin (Editor Cointelegraph)
  • Olga Filatova (Founder Crypto Art Museum)
  • Roger Benites (Managing Director Bitcoin Center New York)

About RSK

RSK is the primary good contract platform secured by the Bitcoin community, reworking the best way companies are conceived, designed, and constructed. Its complementary platform, RSK Infrastructure Framework Open Standard (RIF OS), takes these applied sciences to scale, simplifying the usage of decentralized infrastructure for any conventional or Blockchain developer, group, or innovator.


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