Board Election Results Announcement

Today the Bitcoin Foundation elected two new board members:

  • Elizabeth T. Ploshay
    Elizabeth is Manager of Communications at Bitcoin Magazine and has experience in US and international politics.
  • Meyer (Micky) Malka
    Micky is Founder and General Partner of Ribbit Capital, a Silicon Valley-based venture firm. Prior to founding Ribbit, Micky was an entrepreneur in financial services in the US and internationally.

The full election results are available at the following links:

Individual Seat Election Final Results
Industry Seat Election Final Results

Elizabeth and Micky will join the five existing board members for a new total of seven board seats.

From Jon Matonis, Executive Director:

“We welcome our new board directors and the wealth of additional experience they bring to Bitcoin Foundation, Inc. We appreciate all the candidates that participated in the process. There is an amazing pool of talent to draw from and it is encouraging to see the breadth of opinionated debate.”

Congratulations, Elizabeth and Micky!