Cigars and Crypto

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Recent Episodes

Episode 180 - Johnathan Chester - Bitwage

Jan. 4, 2022

Started in Crypto in 2013 while working at Oracle. While listening to a TedTalk, he had an epiphany. He and his partner saw that there needed to be a payroll processor that provided Bitcoin payroll services. Quit his job in …

Episode 179 - Dr. Jack Kruse

Dec. 11, 2021

Had a great discussion with Jack Kruse. This episode was sponsored by Cigar Recon Cigars. You can use crypto to buy your cigars today at

Episode 178 - Nadav Zeimer

Nov. 21, 2021

Also known as "Principle Z", Nadav was formally a Software engineer. Introduced Podcasting to his school as a way to engage student learners. The blockchain advocate moved from SW engineering because he wanted to really ma…

Episode 177 - Damion Lupo

Oct. 8, 2021

Damion Lupo Serial Entrepreneur First business at 11 selling Nintendo games Started 50 companies The importance of having purpose How he lost 25 million dollar loss and made it all back Self-awareness and taking ownership of…

Episode 176 - Ray Prodanoff

Oct. 6, 2021

I had an excellent discussion with this brother of the leaf. Ray is truly an interesting and humble dude. I really think you'll enjoy this episode. We discussed how he got into cigar smoking, why he can't say he has a fav…

Episode 175 - Luke Powell of the Decred Project

Sept. 24, 2021

Had a great discussion with Luke about how he got into crypto, what drew him to Decred, and how it's different from Bitcoin. Find and follow him on Twitter at