A typical ICO is based upon the investor buying Coins in the project, with the hope that the value of the coins goes up and he can sell them later at a profit.
Building on the expertise of Mr. Niessen and experience gained in creating and operating the Startup Stock Exchange,
Personal Wager has created a new type of ICO, called the ICO+.
It addresses the issues above without becoming an STO (Security Token Offering).
International Entrepreneur in the Finance and Charity Gaming Sectors. Started a Lottery in '94 and Stock Exchange in '11. PersonalWager is next...
Known as a grandfather in the video game industry, during 1982-1995, Brian was the founder of a software company that produced video games for the Commodore VIC‐20 and Commodore C=64. The video games he and his team developed or licensed were sold in stores like K‐Mart across the USA and Canada.
His next project was providing specialized software to the majority of the video game companies such as Electronic Arts.
Since beginning in the gaming sector, he never strayed far from it and he became head of operations of Televizni Bingo in Prague during 1994‐ 1996, a position which included all ticket design, game implementation, technologies, accounting, and legal, generating $84 million in sales in a year and half.
From 1996‐2011 Brian worked in the Internet Gambling area, specializing in game logic, payment systems, forensics and operations.
From 2012‐2016, Mr. Niessen was the CTO, Chairman and co‐Founder of the World’s First Online Stock Exchange dedicated to Startup Companies located at www.Startup.sx
His responsibility was 100% of design, development, implementation and operations of the technical systems for online Brokerage, Applications, Underwriting, KYC, AML, and Trading as well as holding a Broker’s License, Mutual Fund Manager License, and Underwriters License. As of April 2016, Mr. Niessen exited the Startup Stock Exchange to concentrate 100% to bring all of this expertise with him to PersonalWager.
Under Mr. Niessen’s leadership, his team of world‐class gaming and gambling experts, including part of the original Pong / Space‐Invaders / PacMan / DigDug marketing and operations team, is poised and ready to turn on the engine and become the world leader in the area of eSports one‐on‐one, team‐on‐team, AI vs AI, and AI vs human wagering.
Gregory A. Wahl, C.P.A, is the Managing Partner of Anton & Chia, LLP, a PCAOB registered accounting firm that focuses on taking companies in the small to middle market public.
He has also started a Hong Kong based consulting firm, NorAsia Consulting and Advisory, that focuses on his expertise in managing the financial reporting process for public and private companies, and making introductions to various advisors that will raise capital....more...
Mr. Webster was General Manager of a “top ten” online entertainment company operating Casinos, Bingos, and Poker sites.
He was also director of International Sales for Wire Card, a leading technology provider and service provider for electronic payment processing and integrated risk-management.
This will be the third cooperation between the founder, Mr. Niessen and Mr. Webster.
As Chief Revenue Officer, Mr. Shaw is responsible for all revenue generation processes in an organization.
Mr. Shaw business experiences include banking, international shipping, office systems, R&D, Trust management, International Corporation creation and management and consulting to companies in a myriad of industries. He has conducted business in Asia, Europe and North and Central America, which has provided him with a global perspective, a multicultural understanding and the ability to negotiate and conduct business in cross-cultural environments....more...
Victor provides marketing and promotional expertise for I‐Gaming strategies including legislative and regulatory analysis for U.S. gaming, market research and competitive analysis of the free money, virtual currency and real money gaming spaces. He has also previously overseen all marketing initiatives for the first Government regulated Internet Gaming network, comprised of several of the Canadian Provincial Lotteries....more...
Tony Kazyumba is a dynamic entrepreneur with strong operation skills in various businesses ‐ specifically gaming and gambling and a deep knowledge of the African Market....more...
Richard is a gamer turned businessman located in Prague, Czech Republic.
He is the owner of BohemiaData cz which is engaged to represent Personal Wager in Central Europe.
Mr. Stewart is a well‐traveled individual versed in many different fields. After university, Mr. Stewart began his career in business and undertook various roles with different organizations throughout North America in the Law Enforcement Field, Health Food Industry, Construction Industry, Real Estate Development, and the Home Health Care sector.
Promotion, marketing and sales have always been the main focus of Rob’s various projects, each with a very specific target market in mind. Rob networks online and at global trade shows and conferences while searching for new business opportunities. His ability to seek out growth partners and form joint ventures is unique.
With over a decade of marketing experience, Alban has worked across the UK, Caribbean, Netherlands and United States with a range of clients. His specialty is in digital marketing, including PPC, SEO development and social media marketing.
Working with a range of clients and services, such as hotels, night clubs, banks and restaurants all the way through to home name brands such as Coca Cola and Lays (Walkers).
Alban has also been apart of the competitive gamer generation, having grown up with and been a semi‐competitive team death match top 2000 player for Call of Duty.
Gian is an extensively experienced gaming professional who has been active in both the online and land‐based gaming industry for more than 20 years. He has provided services to clients throughout the United States, the UK, Costa Rica, Malta, Austria, Ireland and numerous other locations. Gian has traveled extensively throughout the gaming world, speaking at numerous gaming conferences and summits, as well as promoting the products and services of his clients....more...
Jon has 35+ years experience as a Business Development Consultant, specializing in strategic planning, market creation, and vision implementation. Technically proficient, he designs, hosts and manages more than 200 Internet marketing sites, adding value in industries as diverse as Computer Sales & Service, Latin‐American Consulting, Real Estate Development, Networking and Tourism....more...
Mr. Němec has spent his career in an international environment around mobile communication, payment and government program services. His main focus of the last ten years was around mobile financial services, enabling the key industry players around the world to access money using mobile devices. He played key roles in the teams that introduced the first multi-banking application in the mobile phone, the first contactless payment application in mobile and the first solutions allowing issuance of payment cards in the mobile area....more...
Alex is not solely technical person, but he is a game player as well. His interest in PersonalWager.com was not only as a website developer, but as a businessman and user of the site as well....more...
Adam is a former competitive rugby player, serial entrepreneur and attorney with extensive corporate, commodities, cryptocurrency, intellectual property, payments and securities law experience.
His current focus is Initial Coin Offerings “ICOs” and cryptocurrency fund formation, with over 20 successful ICOs completed.
The approach he takes is unique in that he seeks to re‐imagine and define the ICO objectives and vision, while not compromising the function and operational objectives....more...
Ben is a risk management professional who has extensive experience in both online gaming and financial sectors, including American Express and Lloyds TSB. He has over ten years experience in the gaming sector, working in Costa Rica, London, the Isle of Man and Malta.
Ben was Senior Security Manager for PokerStars responsible for the Risk and Fraud mitigation best practice within the online space. Currently based in Malta, he has a wide range of knowledge and experience within various areas of egaming.
Mr. Wright has valuable executive experience in the amusement game industry. He has held executive level positions at Bally, Exidy, Taito, Atari and Simutrek and can be considered one of the grandfathers of the video game industry with his involvement in Pong, Pac Man, Space Invaders and Dig Dug.
Mike was Brian's "hero" as a child, and they became good friends when they worked together in Prague on the TV Bingo Lottery project.
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