About Us

The people behind the product

Distributed Team

We are a distributed team spanning 3 countries and growing.

The Team

Shane Loomb

Shane Loomb

Co-Founder, Business

Shane Loomb is a Chartered Accountant and a recent investor in cryptocurrency projects. He received a BMS (Hons) degree from the University of Waikato and was awarded the G.J. Schmidt prize as top scholar in Corporate Strategy. After a long career in ecommerce he is now a firm believer in blockchain business models. After working in Hong Kong, London & Chicago he now is enjoying the quiet life with wife Suzette in Tauranga, New Zealand.

Vijay Kandy

Vijay Kandy

Co-Founder, Technology

Vijay Kandy is a Software Engineer based in Calgary, Alberta. Previously, Vijay worked as an independent consultant developing software for clients in banking, insurance and oil & gas industries. His interests are decentralized and distributed systems, blockchain, algorithms, programming languages and theory, and finding efficient solutions to puzzles and problems. He is pursuing Masters in Computer Science at Georgia Institute of Technology and currently holds a Masters in Information Systems from Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani.

Heather Sullivan

Heather Sullivan

Marketing & PR Officer

Heather Sullivan is a public relations and content marketing professional with over 20 years of experience in communications. In addition to serving as a marketing and PR advisor for Decibel.LIVE, she is the associate director of external relations for Marquette University's College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management. A blockchain enthusiast, she is the volunteer producer for The Blockchain Show podcast and the founder of Blockchain Milwaukee. She holds a B.S. in public relations from Illinois State University and an M.S. in journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. An advocate of sustainable community and economic development, she co-founded the Tosa Farmers Market and the Enderis Park Farmers Market in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Board of Advisors

Dr Ralph Muehleisen

Dr Ralph Muehleisen

Technology Advisor

Dr. Ralph T. Muehleisen is the Principal Building Scientist at Argonne National Laboratory and the technical lead of the Building Energy Decision and Technology Research (BEDTR) program. He received his B.S. in Electrical and Computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1989 and his Ph.D. in Acoustics from Penn State in 1996. He is a Fellow of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), an Institute of Noise Control Engineering (INCE) Board Certified Noise Control Engineer, a licensed Professional Engineer, and a LEED Accredited Professional. Dr. Muehleisen is the author of over 150 papers, presentations, and patents in areas of acoustics and building energy, and is an active member of ASA, INCE, IEEE, ASTM, IBPSA-USA, ASCE, AISC, and SBSE.

Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson

Blockchain Advisor

Steve Anderson is a pragmatic futurist and early adopter of Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. A software developer by trade, he is a champion of projects that advance the blockchain revolution. Hailing from Lake Zurich, Illinois, he lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with his wife Heather, and their four daughters.