Our team and advisors are a dedicated bunch that are well qualified to bring Plaza to market. Check out their brief profiles below and feel free to contact any one of them to ask additional questions about the company, technology or the token sale.
A serial entrepreneur for over 25 years, Kevin is an autodidact computer whiz kid, who has lived at the vanguard of various technology growth revolutions: early on embracing the DotCom boom, the e-commerce wave and more recently blockchain as a disruptive innovator. He relishes the challenges of leading companies through the startup phases of development.
Growing up a Silicon Valley nerd and tech insider, he was considered a prototypical “tech geek” who received grants from HP and designed his high school’s very first IT admin system. During the DotCom revolution, in 1997 (coinciding with Amazon.com going public and when 14% of the worldwide Internet users were located in California), Kevin founded his own successful California-wide ISP (Internet Service Provider).
Total bCommerce™ developer Plaza Systems has engaged veteran banking operations professional and in-demand consultant Tracey Allan Powell as Interim COO & Operations Advisor.
A careerist with more than six years at Washington Mutual followed by more than nine years at JP Morgan Chase, Mr Powell rose quickly up the ranks to take on vice presidential and senior executive directorship roles in banking operations and business analysis.
Ronald is a serial entrepreneur in the new world industry for the last twenty five years. He successfully built several internet businesses in his early career and has been developing new technologies for social media, payment, mobile wallets, mobile phones, telco systems, IOT solutions and blockchain technology. Ronald has several IP filed under his name related to mobile software development.
Michael has been a successful entrepreneur for over 20 years. His primary focus has been development marketing and technology based companies in the U.S. and the Philippines. So much so, that he developed and sold Eprintpress, a successful online printing and marketing company to UBM, a Fortune 1000 company, in 1999. After Eprintpress, he created a successful nationwide real-estate company and built a large portfolio of real-estate holdings.
Michael is now an investor and serial entrepreneur involved in several ventures and startups. Michael also recognizes the importance of developing leadership in others and became a certified life coach from Choice Centre Worldwide. As CEO and Founder of several companies, Michael is responsible for executing the vision and bringing new ventures to market as well as leading the company’s product development and technology strategy.
An accomplished online communications & web content manager, David conceived and supervised the development of a website that won an international award, and was a member of a communications team lauded for its responses to humanitarian disasters and industry crises. David's background is in publishing and corporate & marketing communications in the lifestyle, property, travel & tourism, not-for-profit, and economic development sectors.
David was educated in the fields of finance and business administration in the UK. He has over 15 years of experience working as an entrepreneur and advisor in Southeast Asian markets. Formerly an Operations Manager for Marketplace Authority and a co-founder of Plaza.
As a Managing Partner of Silk Legal, a Bangkok based international law firm, Jason has embraced the complexities opportunities and the benefits of conducting business in Thailand.
Based in Bangkok, he operates extensively in Hong Kong and Singapore serving clients from all over the globe.
A corporate lawyer by trade, and an entrepreneur at heart, Jason values long term relationships and loyalty towards long term success. Trained in the law and private practice in one of Canada’s largest law firms, his range extends from small business and start-ups to fortune industries in legal, finance, beverage manufacturing, hotel’s, environmental, e-commerce and professional consulting.
Jason's passion is in his output and results. He values connectivity and understands the need to push doors to get to the next level. To create and sustain businesses comes with good advice, financial support and proper mentor ship. He and the Silk Legal team do whatever it takes towards preparation and getting it done.
Angel Investor and Trusted Advisor, Yehoshua is the COO of China-Israel Science Technology Innovation Center (CISTIC), attending to project selection, overall investor relations, corporate funding, Blockchain innovation, corporate branding campaign and China Israel Chamber activities. He is Co-Founder of the publicly listed company 1st Prestige Wealth Management, Inc.
Additionally he is the Chairman of October Investment Management, which owns Wizards Capital (Funds: Fintech, Blockchain, Education, Travel, Agriculture), VIP Study Abroad, October Media, Super-Chain Software Solutions.
John has over 20 years experience in the Greater China region as an investment consultant and financial advisor in the asset management and investment industry. John is a popular expert guest speaker in Mandarin Chinese at investment forums and conventions in the region as a professor of Wall Street University, with over 500,000 accumulated students in the past decade.
Plaza Systems has engaged seasoned banking technology and payments processing professional Bob Blower as Banking & Regulations Advisor.
With international experience with the likes of HSBC, Standard Bank, the UK Treasury, and Reuters, as well as a seat on the Federal Reserve Payments Improvement Committee, Mr Blower has a track record building efficiencies and inclusiveness into financial markets.
Plaza Systems has engaged veteran data security professional Matthew Brussel as Infosec Advisor.
Currently an independent consultant and trainer in information technology, information security (infosec), and cyber security for US-based clients in the private sector and the US Department of Defence, Mr Brussel brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Plaza Systems team.
Blockchain-based e-commerce and consumer lifestyle developer Plaza Systems has engaged IOTA Foundation member Per Lind as Business Development Advisor.
Based in Asia, Mr Lind is a business development expert with a keen interest in what he describes as “new and exciting” software companies, including top-20 blockchain project (by crypto market capitalisation) IOTA and mobile biometric authentication provider HYPR.
Total bCommerce and MerchantChain developer Plaza Systems has engaged the inimitable Mike “CryptoMickey” Morritt as Community Advisor.
Mr Morritt is the self-deprecatory “cock on the internet” who discusses crypto-related investments and token purchases on his growing CryptoFacto YouTube channel.