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Chamber of Digital Commerce Launches New Site, Announces Advisory Board

Drew Cordell | Jun 03, 2015 | 08:00

Bitcoin

Chamber of Digital Commerce Launches New Site, Announces Advisory Board

Drew Cordell | Jun 03, 2015 | 08:00


The Chamber of Digital Commerce (CDC) has launched its newly updated website, which includes an automated online membership portal, as well as the announcement of the advisory board and prominent member companies. Among these member companies is MecklerMedia, one of the leading producers of global trade shows featuring Bitcoin, 3D printing, and robotics. MecklerMedia has multiple global events on various topics coming up in the following months. Through the new portal and ease of membership, the CDC hopes to increase the ease of membership as well as expand the reach of the organization to cover more ground within the digital currency sector.

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chamber of digital financeMembers of the CDC will be able to work directly with policy makers to influence the direction of future Bitcoin and digital currency regulation. The CDC is actively involved in shaping things like BitLicense, and other regulatory policy to create an environment that leads to healthy growth within the sector rather than stifling it.

The Chamber of Digital Commerce Advisory Board Announced

The Chamber of Digital Commerce has announced their advisory board that consists of six members:

  • James Newsome, founding partner of the Delta Strategy Group.
  • Carol Van Cleef, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP.
  • Mark Griffin, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Overstock.com
  • Matthew Mellon, Chairman, MellonDrexel
  • Matthew Roszak, Founding Partner, Tally Capital.
  • George Gilder, Chairman, Gilder Publishing LLC.

The advisory board will work towards assisting the CDC in guidance of objectives and organization operations.

chamber of digital comerceSince the start of the organization, many prominent companies and individuals have become members to create a future regulatory environment to assist in the development of their businesses. Valery Vavilov, BitFury CEO, stated:

“The Chamber of Digital Commerce has assembled a top team of business, technology, and policy leaders—all focused on tackling a challenging, but important mission—to promote the acceptance and use of digital assets and related technologies. We are pleased to join the Chamber of Digital Commerce and look forward to working with the organization as it pursues this mission.”

Nick Sullivan, founder and CEO of ChangeTip also stated:

“Digital currencies are ushering in a new era of innovation. We’re proud to be part of the Chamber of Digital Commerce, and we’re certain that through their leadership, policy-makers will come to realize and embrace this dynamic opportunity.”

With its expanding roster of members and new initiatives, the Chamber of Digital Commerce is able to further their reach and increase its influence in working with policymakers to shape the regulation of the future and create an environment in which digital currency businesses can thrive.

What do you think about the new membership portal and advisory board? Comment below!


Source: Press Release

Images via The Chamber of Digital Commerce.


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