Mario is an Executive, Entrepreneur and Blockchain Angel Investor & Advisor. He started out in the Blockchain space investing in companies in both equity and tokens generating successful returns which lead to community involvement and advising. Mario is an Advisor for two successful Blockchain companies, Wabi and Kairos. Mario has more than 14 years of management experience for different multinationals in Finance, Consumer Electronics & Information Technologies. Mario also serves as the COO of Pazos Law Group, helping turn it into the 6th fastest growing law firm in the US. Prior to joining PLG, Mario worked as a Vice President at MasterCard, Senior Vice President at Citi, Senior Marketing Manager at Sony, and Business Analyst at Microsoft.
Herwig won the Miami Technology Leader of the Year award in 2015 and was featured as one of Forbes’ 15 Brightest College Entrepreneurs after teaching lean startup methodology to hundreds of student & alumni entrepreneurs. Herwig has recently launched InvestReady, turning the company into the industry leader for investor verification featuring clients such as Mercedes-Benz, LendingHome and top 100 ICOs and exchanges/ protocols. Herwig is also a board member and the former managing director of the Miami Venture Capital Association, where he helped new fund managers and existing institutional investors. Most recently, Herwig has been investing and advising STOs, including launching the first dual security and utility token offering of its kind at Kairos.
A serial entrepreneur and noted technologist, Peter has successfully launched several tech startups which have engaged millions of users and have been featured on news outlets including BBC News, the Washington Post, USA Today, the Miami Herald, TechCrunch, and Mashable, among others. Peter earned an Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and a Masters in Electrical Engineering and has focused the better part of the last decade developing, scaling and consulting on fintech, blockchain, social media, mobile and application development. Believing that being hands on and understanding all aspects of starting of a business is important to success, Peter has studied and put to practice the latest in programing, scaling, and financial molding approaches.