PhD (Finance), MA (Economics) Dr. Evans is an Associate Professor of Finance and Economics at Barry University in Miami, Florida (USA), and has been teaching Finance and Economics since 2003. He also has been involved with virtual currencies since the first wave of moneypunk projects during the 1990s Dot.Com Era.
A native of Miami, Dr. Evans lives once again in South Florida, and has lived in the New York City area, Metropolitan Washington DC, Los Angeles, Southern Germany, West Berlin, Anguilla (Eastern Caribbean), and the Bahamas. He speaks German fluently and enough Spanish to get by.
MAcc (Accounting), MA (Econ. & Man.)Ms. Pluzhnyk has been an accountant for more than a decade in the USA and Europe, and teaches Accounting and Economics. She is a Bitcoin investor and the driving force behind Bitcountant.
Originally from Yalta, Ukraine, Ms. Pluzhnyk has lived in Ukraine, Russia, the USA, and the Bahamas. She is fluent in Russian and English.
Enrique brings over 30 years of Fortune 100 IT expertise, developing enterprise level solutions. His ability to evaluate emerging technologies and their relevance to providing client benefits is a proven commodity.
After leaving IBM in 1983, he founded Information Engineering Group, a software engineering firm, with international engagements at American Express, AT&T and Dell Computer. In 2001 he co-founded and still serves as Chief Technologist for Clear Health Strategies a healthcare cost containment firm.
Since late 2012 he indulges his passion for crypto currency technology, realized it’s potential for positive disruption and subsequently co-founded Miami International Bitcoin.