In 2018, The Block was founded to broaden access and reduce misinformation around the buzzing digital asset ecosystem. I joined the team shortly thereafter, inspired by its shared desire to package credible, well-researched information and deliver it simply and seamlessly, a vision summarized well by our original slogan — Crypto Simplified.

Two years later, The Block’s focus on accessibility and on efficiency in delivering information has remained, but our audience’s set of interests has grown, and so has our range of products and content. Today, we maintain the initial commitment to keep it simple whenever we can but now, we also offer premium, comprehensive content in our featured pieces and research reports. …


Michael McCaffrey

CEO @ The Block

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