Great things in business are never done by one person.
They're done by a team of people.
Daniel Jeffery, founder of cryptocommerce company Lantah, is part of the new movement of young CEO’s who are innovating and changing the business landscape. Daniel learned technology and business skills early and at the age of 18 was invited to share his work at Ford’s Product Development Center in Dearborn, Michigan. Subsequent ventures include e-liquid manufacturing/retail and coral aquaculture. Daniel is a visionary in the up and coming market space of blockchain technologies and cryptocurrency and is working with a team of seasoned technology veterans to achieve his goals. With Lantah, he is bringing to market the first global, borderless marketplace that accepts traditional currencies to remove entrance barriers for those transitioning into the new era of commerce. Daniel has always believed in doing things right the first time, never taking shortcuts, and always leaving a positive impact in anything he aspires to do.
Johnnie Hernandez is a leading operations executive who transforms leaders, businesses as well as corporate & retail environments. He specializes in developing innovative operation models to achieve superior business and life results. Johnnie has spent 27 plus years delivering breakthrough retail strategies, operating models & developing field leadership. His teams have consistently set performance records in the retail industry which were instrumental in growing Best Buy into a $50 Billion multinational giant. With extensive experience managing complex, large scale to single location start up initiatives, Johnnie has the ability to execute sustainable change at every level of an organization. He believes the best way to deliver lasting results is by putting people first and is helping others grow their organizations. Some career highlights at Best Buy include guiding 2000 deployment team employees to achieve high-return outcomes, overseeing a 3rd party continuity program that realized a $3 M profit in one year and being recognized for generating the highest customer satisfaction scores and performance in Best Buy history. Johnnie loves to think outside the box, tackle operational challenges and help companies develop key brand differentiators for their business. Johnnie will take all of his operations achievements and experiences to help Lantah become a world-class company.
Lorraine has over 20 years of management, marketing and PR experience working with both start-up and Fortune 1000 companies. She has worked with numerous technology and financial services companies like First Data, Certicom (acquired by Research in Motion), Symbian, Network Appliance, Bharosa (acquired by Oracle), SafeNet, BitArmor (acquired by Trustwave), RiskVision, INSIDE Secure and Gartner “Cool Vendor” ShieldX Networks to set industry agenda, establish thought leadership, launch companies and products, navigate obstacles and grow revenue. Lorraine has extensive experience developing and managing public relations programs including corporate brand campaigns, media relations, analyst relations, and implementation of the most “up-to-date” new media and crisis management techniques. Having just received the prestigious “2017 Innovative PR Campaign of the Year” award from PR world, Lorraine’s strategic vision and strategy for technology companies and her endless list of media contacts will help Lantah leap out from the growing crowd of cryptocommerce players.
Content & Community
Rita Mailheau launched her tech career back in 2002, working closely with product & test engineers in the semiconductor industry at Conexant Systems, cutting her technical teeth in a complex industry. Shortly after 2010, when her department moved to Shanghai, Rita made the switch to working freelance in various industries. Rita quickly became a leading technology blogger and content producer in the tech industry working for leaders and upstarts like Rankpay, Digital Pipelines, TelSpace, Network9, Blueliv and Bitcoin. Rita has produced content for some of today’s premier thought leaders and understands the value of grass roots marketing, building a community of followers and keeping them happy. Rita is a principled, self-starter and drives herself to produce quality work, yet manages to always maintain a fresh attitude and sense of humor. Rita is passionately committed to the facilitation of free marketplace access for all buyers and sellers regardless of their native currency or geolocation. Rita will use her innovation, inventive mindset and love for the people behind the community she serves to build a dynamic marketing strategy and dedicated group of Lantah followers.
Warren makes customers his top priority. He understands that reputation and brand grow a company. He got his start in the solar industry, in sales organizations across the country. He has proven customer service, product knowledge and honest sales training important to success. Warren’s philosophy is that anyone can be taught how to sell, and he loves being a part of the transformation of the sales colleagues he has helped. He enjoys training and educating others with the appropriate tools they need to be successful. As an early visionary in blockchain, he has been able to identify areas where renewables could play a huge role. He founded Crypto University to train people in blockchain technology, looking for opportunities to innovate in the space. As an advisor to Lantah, Warren will bring a vast wealth of knowledge and contacts, as well as an inroad to the blockchain community to help the company become more visible and connect with the right people.
For the past 25 years, Mr. Loggins has helped over 40 Fortune 1000 companies across five continents designing customer experience management initiatives impacting the entire customer lifecycle. These initiatives link together sales, operations, customer care contact centers and digital/mobile technologies to provide a seamless experience for their customers in both the B2B and B2C environments. Designed to improve return on investment, these initiatives have driven significant cost savings, improved customer satisfaction scores and retention levels, improved engagement of Gen Y (Millennials) and omnichannel consumers, and drive sales and cross/up sales across all customer demographics. As such, Mr. Loggins has become a sought-after subject matter expert among the world’s leading brands.