guacamole

@guac · 5 months ago

Coinbase’s first employee in 2013 cold-emailed the founders for a job — and was paid in bitcoin for 3 years https://www.cnbc.com/2021/04/14/coinbases-first-employee-cold-emailed-founders-was-paid-in-bitcoin.html

https://www.cnbc.com/2021/04/14/coinbases-first-employee-cold-emailed-founders-was-paid-in-bitcoin.html
Coinbase’s first employee in 2013 cold-emailed the founders for a job — and was paid in bitcoin for 3 years

cnbc.com

published 4/14/2021

author

Tom Huddleston Jr.

summary

Olaf Carlson-Wee wrote his college thesis on bitcoin and emailed it to Coinbase in order to land a job with the start-up, which is going public via a direct listing on Wednesday.