itBit adds two fintech veterans to its board of directors

Announcements | August 31, 2015 By:

itBit announced the addition of two financial technology veterans to its board of directors: Jim Manzi and Ed Giorgio. Manzi is former chairman and CEO at Lotus Development Corp., while Giorgio is a National Security Agency (NSA) veteran and co-founder of Ponte Technologies.

“Jim brings over 20 years of investment experience developing and advising technology companies, and Ed’s expertise in cryptography and cybersecurity will help ensure that itBit’s bitcoin exchange and our next generation of block chain based products remain the safest and most secure in the industry,” said itBit CEO and co-founder Chad Cascarilla.

Cascarilla added that both fintech veterans are important additions for itBit, which will benefit from their extensive expertise developing products and growing companies in the technology sector.

itBit is a global bitcoin exchange that offers retail and institutional investors a secure bitcoin trading platform.