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Bloq is a [[fintech]] company specializing in [[dApps]] and [[blockchain]] technology.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Bloq-Media-Fact-Sheet.pdf|name=Kraken Futures is a new way to trade|org=Kraken Blog|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref>
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Bloq is a [[fintech]] company specializing in [[dApps]] and [[blockchain]] technology.
  
 
== History ==
 
== History ==
  
Bloq was founded in 2016 by Jeff Garzik and Matthew Roszak, who currently serve as CEO and chairman respectively. They created Bloq to develop new blockchain technology.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Bloq-Media-Fact-Sheet.pdf|name=Kraken Futures is a new way to trade|org=Kraken Blog|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref> In October 2018, the company hired Hadley Stern, the former head of [[Fidelity Digital Assets]]' [[cryptocurrency]] and blockchain incubator, as Bloq's first-ever COO.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.forbes.com/sites/donnafuscaldo/2018/10/23/bloq-taps-veteran-fidelity-executive-as-first-ever-coo/#6b50941a3145|name=Bloq Taps Veteran Fidelity Executive As First Ever COO|org=Forbes|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref>
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Bloq was founded in 2016 by Jeff Garzik and Matthew Roszak, who currently serve as CEO and chairman respectively. They created Bloq to develop new blockchain technology.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Bloq-Media-Fact-Sheet.pdf|name=Bloq Media Fact Sheet|org=Bloq|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref> In October 2018, the company hired Hadley Stern, the former head of [[Fidelity Digital Assets]]' [[cryptocurrency]] and blockchain incubator, as Bloq's first-ever COO.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.forbes.com/sites/donnafuscaldo/2018/10/23/bloq-taps-veteran-fidelity-executive-as-first-ever-coo/#6b50941a3145|name=Bloq Taps Veteran Fidelity Executive As First Ever COO|org=Forbes|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref>
  
 
== Products and Services ==
 
== Products and Services ==
  
<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Bloq-Media-Fact-Sheet.pdf|name=Kraken Futures is a new way to trade|org=Kraken Blog|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref>
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There are four major branches of Bloq's business: Bloq Enterprise, Bloq Cloud, Bloq Think, and Bloq labs. Bloq Enterprise is a blockchain [[platform]] that includes a [[wallet]] for [[digital assets]], tools for setting up private blockchains, data analytics for cryptocurrency [[exchanges]], and a [[smart contracts]] development function called BloqOra. BlockThink is a blockchain consultancy service. BlockLabs is a technology research and advisory service aimed at helping smaller startups utilize blockchain technology.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Bloq-Media-Fact-Sheet.pdf|name=Bloq Media Fact Sheet|org=Bloq|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/technology/|name=Bloq Enterprise|org=Bloq|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref> Bloq Cloud is a cloud-based blockchain service that is expected to launch mid-Summer 2019.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloq.com/bloqcloud/|name=Bloq Cloud|org=Bloq|date=July 8, 2019}}</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 16:09, 8 July 2019

Bloq
Bloq.jpg
Founded 2016
Headquarters 330 North Wabash Street, 23rd floor Chicago, IL 60611
Key People Jeff Garzik, co-founder, CEO; Matthew Roszack, co-founder, chairman; Hadley Stern, COO; Steve Beauregard, CRO; Gavin Andresen, advisor; William Mougayar, advisor; Colleen Sullivan, partner
Employees 11-50
Products Blockchain technology, smart contracts software development
Twitter @bloqinc
LinkedIn Profile
Facebook bloqinc
Website Bloq Homepage
Blog Bloq Blog

Bloq is a fintech company specializing in dApps and blockchain technology.

History

Bloq was founded in 2016 by Jeff Garzik and Matthew Roszak, who currently serve as CEO and chairman respectively. They created Bloq to develop new blockchain technology.[1] In October 2018, the company hired Hadley Stern, the former head of Fidelity Digital Assets' cryptocurrency and blockchain incubator, as Bloq's first-ever COO.[2]

Products and Services

There are four major branches of Bloq's business: Bloq Enterprise, Bloq Cloud, Bloq Think, and Bloq labs. Bloq Enterprise is a blockchain platform that includes a wallet for digital assets, tools for setting up private blockchains, data analytics for cryptocurrency exchanges, and a smart contracts development function called BloqOra. BlockThink is a blockchain consultancy service. BlockLabs is a technology research and advisory service aimed at helping smaller startups utilize blockchain technology.[3][4] Bloq Cloud is a cloud-based blockchain service that is expected to launch mid-Summer 2019.[5]

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Key People

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