On this episode of 420 Cloud’s Cannabis Connection our host Alex Mardikian is talking about a very intriguing hot-button topic, cryptocurrency. For some of you that don’t know what cryptocurrency is, a cryptocurrency is any kind of peer-to-peer digital money powered by the Blockchain technology. Our guest is one of the co-founders of Paragon Coin, Jessica Versteeg. She is a model and a former Miss Iowa 2014.
You may have seen her compete last year during season 28 of TV’s Amazing Race. Alongside her husband, Russian millionaire Egor Lavrov, they began offering $100 million worth of ParagonCoins at $1 apiece. Paragon is a next-generation start-up based on blockchain technology. Thier solutions are tailored to the cannabis industry and will ultimately provide transparency to this fractured market. We talk about the current state of cryptocurrency, competitors in the business, and how it will pan out in the cannabis industry.