ODX is a prestigious startup accelerator based out of Silicon Valley, CA. Backed by a $100m fund and other giants in the space like Keith Rabois (Founder’s Fund), Balaji Rinivasan (Former CTO Coinbase, GP A16z), Eric Yuan (CEO of Zoom), Dylan Field (CEO of Figma), and Fred Ehrsam (Co-founder Paradigm, Coinbase), ODX provides support, talent, and investor networks for early-stage companies.
The accelerator holds a sub 2% acceptance rate, and the larger company (On Deck), has incubated founders that went on to build majorly successful companies like Phantom, Uprise, and Party Round that have went on to raise a total of $900M in capital from top investors.
Third Web is a private investment company focused on digital assets and blockchain technology. The firm was founded in 2018 with the goal of accessing the most interesting opportunities in decentralized finance (DeFi), Web3, and the larger blockchain economy. Third Web seeks to create excess returns relative to Bitcoin through a process of bottom-up fundamental research, prudent risk management, and an opportunistic approach to market narratives and catalysts. While Third Web concentrates on blockchain-based digital assets, capital is also allocated across other strategies including event-driven opportunities, long/short equity, futures basis arbitrage, and partnerships with other fund managers.
Crossmint enables our users to buy and mint NFTs without crypto wallets or cryptocurrency. By eliminating the bottleneck of exchanges and allowing our users to mint instantly using email and credit or debit card, we can increase access to our ecosystem of physically-backed NFTs. Our goal is to onboard the next million offline collectors to web3, and Crossmint will help us get there.
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