Ben Y.

Technological executive with 14+ years experience in Entrepreneurship, specializing in NFTs

United States of America

Executive Entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience working with startups, currently specializing in the Crypto and NFT space.

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Entertainment & Leisure
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Engineering
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice



Curious Addys' Trading Club
1 year
Current position
Sep 2021 - Present
Curious Addys' Trading Club is an NFT project building the on-ramp to make crypto and NFTs mainstream. Think Duolingo for crypto, but where you get paid to learn via NFTs. Our goal is ...see more

Software Engineer

Lark Health
9 months
May 2020 - Feb 2021
Backend engineer. Led a refactor effort to migrate all our existing data from MongoDB and MySQL over to DynamoDB, and generally worked on breaking down our monolithic backend into a mor...see more

Software Engineer

1 year
Jan 2019 - Jan 2020
Full stack software engineer at a YC backed travel startup. Stack includes TypeScript/Node/Express/SQL/React/React Native.

Co-founder, CEO

1 year
Jan 2017 - Jan 2018
Stream is building the economic infrastructure to enable a new generation of decentralized streaming applications that empower content creators and break the exploitative economic lever...see more


Sprayable Inc.
5 years
Jan 2012 - Jan 2017
Sprayable Energy's a revolutionary new way to get your daily dose of energy through your skin. Spray it on your neck like a fragrance, get the same energy you would from a cup of coffee...see more

Thiel Fellow

The Thiel Foundation
2 years
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013
One of the inaugural 24 under 20.

Lab Bacteria

Argonne National Laboratory
13 years
Current position
Jan 2010 - Present
Grew cell cultures, isolated proteins, created mutant cell cultures, analyzed proteins with spectrophotometry, and performed PCR, gel electrophoresis, protein purification, and site-dir...see more


Project: Human
2 years
Jan 2008 - Jan 2010
Startup humanitarian group dedicated to alleviating poverty through sustainable means, primarily microfinance. Involved in all aspects of the group, maintaining business relationships, ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Entertainment & Leisure
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)

Role experience

  • Engineering
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship


  • Python
  • Start Ups
  • Javascript
  • NFTs
  • Web3