OBITX Announces Eric Jaffe as Chief Executive Officer
OBITX, Inc., (OTCMKTS: OBTX), an advanced software development and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing, announced today the selection of Eric Jaffe as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Jaffe will assume the responsibilities of Chief Executive Officer immediately, while the former Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer Michael Hawkins, will continue as the company’s Chairman and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Jaffe will focus on OBITX’s worldwide expansion of services and operations, along with the development and implementation of OBITX Venture’s merger and acquisition concept. Eric will work with board member Mark Gilroy in an active and sponsored role of OBITX in the Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC), Everything Blockchain.
Mr. Jaffe brings a wealth and expertise to OBITX in business management. Eric is an industry leading technology professional, CEO, and serial entrepreneur. In his career he has had the opportunity to lead or be a part of many great teams that have leveraged vision, strategy, technology and great people to create great companies. His experience has focused on the manufacturing, legal, non-profit, blockchain and technology industries. He has grown companies from start-up to successful acquisition that have grown into national leaders in their space. He has been a part of no less than 11 technology company acquisitions and has continually been on the forefront of emerging technologies. He was an early adopter of Bitcoin and blockchain having championed it and created companies around it since 2015. Through his consulting practice he has helped no lest than 35 major companies set their technology strategy and accelerate their business growth. He couldn’t be more excited than to have this opportunity to lead a great team in fulfilling Obitix’s incredible vision. He is a graduate of Florida International University with a degree in Business Management and carries multiple technological certifications.
“I am very excited to be joining the OBITX team,” said Eric Jaffe. “I believe OBITX has a great business model and is building a strong management team, a versatile board of directors, while adding some of the markets most talented advisors that uniquely positions us to capitalize on the changing business environment. As industries and processes evolve through innovative and dynamic structuring, consolidation and technology migrations, I believe OBITX is in a position to provide a suite of services and solutions to help our clients efficiently manage their blockchain networks and maximize their budgets.”
Michael Hawkins, OBITX Chairman and CFO stated, “Eric is the right person for the OBITX team. His proven leadership skills, extensive merger and acquisition experience, and business development skills will help strengthen OBITX’s partnerships, develop strategic alliances, and expand our national and international sales presence.”
Contact: Michael Hawkins
Headquartered in Fleming Island, Florida, OBITX, Inc., (OTCQB: OBTX) is a development, consulting and services organization specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing.
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