Travis is a crypto currency investor/trader/miner/podcast producer/website operator and all around crypto enthusiast. He has been involved in Bitcoin mining and trading since summer of 2013. Shortly after getting involved in crypto he built dontmine.com. It’s purpose was to help new people find bitcoin and spread awareness of bitcoin to the masses. While being a producer for a blockchain podcast, he helped produce podcast interviews for some well known figures in the crypto world, including Paul Snow of Factom and Vitalik Buterin of Ethereum. His day job consists of leading and managing large heavy metal manufacturing operations in the steel industry as a subsidiary of Metso Minerals. Previous job experience included being lead shipfitter for Fincantieri Marinette Marine, where he worked closely with the U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin Engineers Building Combat ships for the DOD and U.S. Navy.