Chris DeRose is an avid member of the Bitcoin community, and a principal organizer of the "South Florida Bitcoin Meetup". Chris holds weekly meetups in South Florida's tri-county area, and has given numerous presentations at universities, conferences, and user groups. Chris is frequently travelling the world as a field reporter for the largest crypto-currency podcast, "Let's Talk Bitcoin", and is a regular contributor to "Bitcoin Magazine".
In addition to his Bitcoin advocacy, Chris DeRose is the principal owner and operator of the software development and IT consulting firm “DeRose Technologies”, which has been helping grow South Florida businesses since 2003. Chris is an expert on matters relating to programming on the Bitcoin platform, and enjoys advancing the cause of this exciting new decentralized chapter in the development of the Internet.