Mike has extensive entrepreneurial experience going back 27 years in aerospace, energy conservation, data, direct marketing software, writing, web development, cryptocurrency, virtual reality, and virtual finance. He is the co-creator of the prototype of bitcoin, known as bitgold, inventor of award winning energy conservation lighting products, was once one of the top 25 developers in Second Life, and built several of the first virtual stock exchanges, which gave rise to the entire crowdfunding movement.
He advises family offices and high net worth individuals on investing in transformative, disruptive technologies, and worked with futurist think tanks like the Extropy Institute, serves on the board of advisors of the Lifeboat Foundation and chairs the Building Committee of the International Spaceflight Museum, as well as chairing the Commerce Working Group of the Infinite Metaverse Alliance.
Patrick brings a wealth of experience as a public accountant to GSI, with past experience with other successful ICO’d companies, and provided accounting services to many clients in northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire for the past four years. His BS in Accounting/Finance is from Franklin Pierce University, and his MS in Accounting/Finance is from Southern New Hampshire University.
Counsel / Smart Contract Coder: Stephen T Davies
Stephen is a licensed attorney in the State of California with extensive and broad experience in contract law, litigation, through his full service law firm, Turner Litigation Services, and as a board member of the California ACLU. He also sits on the board of Humboldt Mediation Services, which provides alternative dispute resolution services throughout Humboldt County. Beyond his legal practice, Stephen is an experienced computer programmer, with an affinity for BSD, and has experience as well in Virtual Reality as a member of the Second Life Bar Association and has represented multiple clients based on issues arising from virtual reality.
Chief Marketing Officer: Sam Eaton
Sam is simply put a marketing genius. A pioneer of innovative political campaign marketing such as Ron Paul’s “Money Bombs” to break through media blacklists to gain publicity for Dr Pauls popular 2012 presidential campaign, Sam met local CBS anchor Ben Swann in that campaign, and helped him grow his Reality Check and Truth In Media projects into online viral sensations on Youtube and Facebook with over 75 million viewership. Sam will apply this same marketing genius to bringing the GridFone and Galacticoin to users across the metaverse and around the world.
Lori is a brilliant and insightful executive with a multidisciplinary interest in technology, business, and their impact on society and culture. A graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a BS in Management Engineering and Operations Management, Lori is bringing organization and clarity to what is often the chaos of a startup venture. Her past experience as a business analyst at JP Morgan and as an organizer for TEDx round out her talents to give her a solid ability to effectively liaise with investors to help them understand what our company is developing and seeking to accomplish.