The Core Four
LONI EFRON, acting CEO and CO-FOUNDER
Loni an entrepreneur, archivist, curator, collector and database engineer. Mrs. Efron came up with the idea after a chance meeting with Stuart Haber and discussed the state of the art world. In 1996 she founded ilon and Co., one of the nation’s first archive consulting firms working with top artists including Annie Leibovitz, Joel Meyerowitz, David LaChapelle and Keith Richards.
Loni Efron designed and engineered iArchive and the iDatabase suite of asset management software. In 2014 she founded ilon Art Gallery, a boutique fine art photography gallery and art advisory service.
JAMES GARFINKEL, COO and CO-FOUNDER
James is a seasoned business entrepreneur with 40 years of experience in finance, art and photography. Mr. Garfinkel began his Wall Street career at Paine Webber and then Merrill Lynch as a derivatives trading desk manager. He went on to successfully build companies based on new technologies, including Monsterdaata, which went public in 1999. A collector of fine art & historic photographic images since 1978, he has helped build museum and private collections. He has long relationships with top auction houses, dealers and collectors.
STUART HABER CHIEF SCIENTIST AND CO-FOUNDER
Stuart is an expert in cryptography & computer security, best known as the co-inventor of the first commercial blockchain, which he and his team deployed more than 13 years before Bitcoin. For an extensive list of his scientific publications and patents, click here. Mr. Haber is our cryptography and security designer.
GEORGE LAMBERT, CHIEF ARCHITECT
George has been leading blockchain technology development, including rollouts for various services & products, since 2010. George Lambert was the founder and chief software architect for NetMasters LLC, the company that designed and built the Internet Integration Tools shipped in Borland’s Delphi and C++ Builder products. He is a co-founder of GolderWare Network Services. He is a partner and VP of Software Engineering for FlightLookup.com, a spinoff from GoldenWare. Mr. Lambert leads our technology team
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HOWARD COFFMAN, PROJECT MANAGER
has been working with blockchain technology for over a decade. He has developed various products and patent pending technology in the blockchain space. Areas of specialty include transaction oriented user experience, use of collaboration tools and software to improve the process and delivery of user-centric deliverables.
EIRIKUR HALLGRIMSSON, LEAD STACK DEVELOPER
Eiríkur is a senior expert at building modern software systems based on Open Source technologies. He started with 20 years at Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC), he was a partner in World Benders, the first online business meeting venture. Most recently, was CTO of Regression Logic, where he developed the first implementation of Professor Marc Rubin's patented price projection algorithm.
DREW WELLBORN, USER INTERFACE SPECIALIST
Drew is finance and software development professional. Drew specializes in user experiences. Drew has several years of crypto currency mining experience including LBRY, Etherium, Sia, Pascal, Equihash, & Decred. He has tweaked algorithms and created analyses to ensure efficiency in mining operations.
LARRY FINK, PHOTOGRAPHER
Larry Fink is a photographer, professor and mentor.
NICHOLAS DAWES, VP SPECIAL COLLECTIONS AT HERITAGE AUCTIONS
Nicholas brings forty years of experience in the antiques and fine art auction business. Mr Dawes regularly appears as an appraiser on 'Antiques Roadshow’.
PETER FETTERMAN, DIRECTOR PETER FETTERMAN GALLERY
Peter is one of the nation’s top dealers in fine art photography with over thirty years in the industry. He is a member of AIPAD.
NANCY WOLFF, PARTNER CDAS
Nancy is a partner at Cowan DeBaets Abrahams and Sheppard, LLP and an expert in copyright, trademark and digital media law and provides unique legal services for individual creators and multimedia companies.