We’re here for you to learn
The Crypto Café team is composed of entrepreneurs, engineers, and industry professionals who all share a passion for Cryptocurrency, Learning & Development, and Digital Assets.
We have all gathered together to provide the most comprehensive and engaging user experience in the world of Crypto.
Our mission is simple
Our mission is to educate everyone of all skill levels about the world of web3, blockchain, digital assets, and cryptocurrency. We aim to reduce the barriers to entry for learners of all skill levels to safely and confidently navigate the seemingly treacherous waters of Web3.
Take a SIP and learn all about Crypto!
Learn, Earn, Engage, and Conquer!
Meet the team
Lauren Kitt Carter
Founder – Empowering Minds in the Crypto Revolution
Meet Lauren Kitt Carter, a visionary entrepreneur, and the driving force behind Crypto Cafe, a groundbreaking educational platform at the forefront of the blockchain and web3 revolution. With an extensive background in web3 blockchain and a fervent passion for all things crypto, Lauren is not just a founder; she’s a beacon of knowledge and inspiration in the ever-evolving world of digital currencies.
Lauren’s journey into the world of crypto began in 2014, where her unwavering curiosity ignited a fire that would lead to a remarkable journey of discovery and innovation. As an avid crypto enthusiast, she has spent years honing her expertise and staying ahead of the curve, connecting the dots between complex blockchain concepts and their real-world, everyday applications.
What truly sets Lauren apart is her genuine love for teaching and education. Recognizing the transformative potential of blockchain and web3, she has dedicated herself to sharing her knowledge in the most accessible and empowering way possible. With Crypto Cafe, Lauren has created a haven for aspiring learners, a space where even the most intricate ideas are translated into practical wisdom that can be applied in our lives.
Beyond her entrepreneurial prowess, Lauren’s philanthropic nature shines brightly. She’s not just building a business; she’s building a community, and her commitment to giving back is truly commendable. Lauren’s passion for education extends beyond the boardroom, as she actively works towards creating opportunities for those less fortunate, bridging the gap between the tech-savvy and the curious minds eager to learn.
Lauren Kitt Carter stands as an embodiment of resilience, passion, and the unyielding belief that knowledge should be accessible to all. Her journey from crypto enthusiast to industry trailblazer is a testament to the power of perseverance and the boundless potential of human innovation. With Crypto Cafe, Lauren is paving the way for a brighter, more inclusive future, one blockchain tutorial at a time.
Connect with Lauren and embark on an educational journey that not only unravels the mysteries of crypto but also empowers you to be part of a revolution that’s reshaping the digital landscape, all while embracing the joy of learning and the spirit of giving back.
Nicholas Filardo, a name synonymous with innovation and entrepreneurship, stands as a seasoned serial entrepreneur who has orchestrated triumphs across diverse industries. With a Midas touch that transcends boundaries, Nicholas has etched his mark in the realms of Audio Video, cannabis, and commercial real estate, redefining success at every juncture.
With a wealth of experience spanning two decades, Nicholas has mastered the art of business, transforming ideas into reality through strategic prowess and unwavering determination. His intricate knowledge of business law and computer science serves as the bedrock upon which his entrepreneurial ventures are built, giving him a unique advantage in deciphering the complex landscape of modern commerce.
As an invaluable beacon to the executive team, Nicholas is the glue that binds company strategy with flawless execution. His visionary leadership ensures that all facets of the organization harmoniously align, propelling growth, and innovation to new heights. With an indomitable spirit, Nicholas continues to redefine the possibilities of entrepreneurship, leaving an indelible legacy of achievement and inspiration in his wake.
Vassil is a dynamic and accomplished engineer turned Chief Operating Officer, with a passion for continuous learning and self-improvement. He brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his role, having previously written business plans for startups and led cross-functional teams.
Vassil pursued further studies as part of a Master’s in Engineering and Technology Management program, which allowed him to pivot his career and explore new opportunities. He is known for his high energy and drive, as well as his ability to tackle even the most challenging tasks, excelling in coordinating complex operations and leading teams to deliver value-focused outcomes.
In his free time, Vassil channels his high energy into various physical activities, including golfing, rock climbing, and working out. His passion for fitness and pushing his limits fuels his drive to excel in all aspects of life.
Elizabeth is a multifaceted individual who has worked in various industries, including event planning, finance, and restaurant management. As the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for Crypto Cafe, she brings a wide range of perspectives to the table. With her diverse background, Elizabeth offers a unique approach to problem-solving and decision-making, and her strong social network is a testament to her ability to form lasting connections.
She is a talented and experienced professional who brings a wealth of skills to her current role, making her an invaluable member of the Crypto Cafe team.
When Elizabeth isn’t busy running marathons or crushing her cardio workouts, you can find her spending quality time with her mini dachshund Nala, who is undoubtedly the real cardio queen of the family.
Meet Valerie, a petroleum engineer who decided to pursue new horizons after working in the glamorous world of oil and gas. She leveled up her skills by obtaining a Master’s degree in Engineering Technology Management from the Colorado School of Mines. She then traded in her hardhat for a product development cap and worked for a smaller Learning and Development company, where she honed her self-teaching skills to become a jack-of-all-trades.
Next up, she took on the challenge of being an Agile Program Manager at Twilio, because why not add another skill to the list? But that wasn’t enough excitement for Valerie. She then left the stability of Twilio to become a Chief Product Officer for a crypto elearning startup, because she’s always been someone who embraces risk and the pursuit of passion.
When she’s not designing products, you can find Valerie wrestling pebbles with her bagle (Basset Hound/Beagle mix), Sadie, and pondering the next skill she needs to learn to bring value to her current opportunity.
CFO – LLBizla Financial Group
Bernie and team have extensive experience in financial management for prominent people and businesses, and have worked with the Carters for decades. Bernie and team bring together a wealth of financial experience to effectively manage and distribute investment funds, organize and process the financial information for all aspects of the operation, as well as streamline revenue generating efforts.
The Consulting Team
Nick is a global entertainment icon, with an extensive network of fans and followers around the world. His entertainment background, in conjunction with his immersion in the NFT and cryptocurrency space, will make him an invaluable asset to the Crypto Café umbrella of products.
Tim is an Oscar winning producer (The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life) with vast experience in film business. Tim is Founder and Owner of Project Z Entertainment based in Universal City, California. Tim is also co-creator of numerous state of the art AI tech.
We have been invited to participate in Season 6 of Binance’s Incubator Program!
Binance identifies projects and companies in Web3 that they deem interesting and innovative enough to partner with to help reach their full potential. With this, Crypto Café will receive guidance, additional strategic partners, resources and support from the multi-billion dollar organization to provide you with the best possible user experience.
Binance is currently the largest exchange in the world by volume.
Project Z Entertainment
We have forged a recent partnership with Project Z, which has successfully developed a commercialized iteration of AI-powered technology designed for audience sentiment analytics. This technology captures audience reactions to filmed entertainment through facial expression analysis. The insights gleaned from these test audiences are harnessed to iteratively enhance the film product, thus amplifying its market acceptance and overall profitability.
The amalgamation of Project Z’s team expertise and XMachina AI’s profound AI knowledge will seamlessly synergize to redefine global film development.
Brand, design and development
29× will provide development services in implementing the learning platform, graphic design for lessons and video modules, as well as assisting the marketing team in brand development.
AlphacomX will provide synergistic support with the development and social media teams to deliver the Crypto Café brand umbrella to consumers.
Content and Social Media
Neon PR will work with the internal Crypto Café teams to deliver on social media posts, as well as shooting relevant Content, FAFO, and Sip and Chat segments.