Brian Zisk is a parallel entrepreneur specializing in changing how people view industries. Brian is a seed investor in and advisor to Chia Network, the eco-friendly cryptocurrency of the future being developed by Bram Cohen, who created BitTorrent, and an incredible team. He was the Head of Market Development for Chia Network prior to the network launch. Brian is a founder of BuzzMakers, Inc., which has produced 19 SF MusicTech Summits, 7 Future of Money & Technology Summits, and the Maui MusicTech Experiment. He is a co-founder of the SF MusicTech Fund. Additionally, Brian is a Board Member Emiritus and Co-Founder and of the Future of Music Coalition and has been a Board Member and/or Strategic Advisor for a wide variety of tech companies and non-profits. Brian was previously a founder of The Green Witch Internet Radio which was sold to CMGI (NASDAQ: MLNK) at the turn of the millennium. He is active in many influential computer-mediated forums, is quoted and published extensively in the media, frequently appears on panels and at industry events domestically and abroad, and is an expert at frenzy whipping, brand awareness, and in creating new business models. He has traveled extensively around the world, and is connected to many cities, including San Francisco, New York, Maui, and Miami.
In addition, Brian is an inactive Coldwell Banker Real Estate agent and is in the process of building http://www.staybeforeyoubuy.com and http://www.mauirealestatevacations.com and more. He has also joined Exponential Creativity Ventures as a Venture Partner.