Kevin April

/Kevin April

Bio

Kevin April is the CEO of SportsCastr, a sports media & technology company that develops SportsCastr Live (a consumer-facing OTT platform and B2B solution that allows viewers to personalize their commentary while watching a live game) and FanChain, an end-to-end blockchain solution for the global sports industry that includes a DApp, payment gateway, exchange and more.

The company’s founding partners include David Stern, NBA Commissioner Emeritus; Jim Boeheim, Syracuse University Head Basketball Coach; Vernon Davis, Washington Redskins tight end; NBA All-Star Steve Smith and more. In the summer of 2018, the NFL Players Association acquired a minority stake in the company, making it the first blockchain company to receive investment from a major sports union.

Prior to SportsCastr, Kevin co-founded SportsBlog, where he worked with the NBA Players Association, Retired NBA Players Association, Women’s National Basketball Association, and NFL Player Engagement.

Sessions

The Second Annual ICO Slugfest
4:00-5:30 PM
Venetian Level 4, Lando 4302