Hi everyone, we are back with another episode of our podcast allowing you to get to know people working behind the scenes of the crypto industry. Today we are joined by Tom Goedde, the Chief Marketing Officer of Simwin Sports. SimWin Sports is the virtual sports metaverse that fuels 24/7 fantasy sports and sports betting action with NFT players and Hall of Fame owners
Welcome to the ninety-ninth episode of the Inside Crypto Podcast. This episode was recorded on September 8th 2022. Today we dive into what could possibly be the next iteration of blockchain gaming. Tom explains how Simwin is giving us sports to watch every single day of the year and have ownership of the teams we are most passionate about.
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Topics Covered Today:
Tom, I could read something off a website but I love hearing from top level management. What is Simwin?
One of the first things anyone notices when they head to the site is Magic Johnson. How did you end up with so many famous names participating in Simwin?
What’s the current status of the site? Are regular people able to buy NFTs just yet?
For the celebrities participating by buying their own teams. What’s the motivation behind that? Is it like buying a team in real life? (Starting price 1.5 million USD)
How does esports play into this? This would be different from the typical esports or is there an actual game where we can watch people compete?
You had an event at NFT NYC, how did that go?
Where do you see Simwin going in the future? How do you expect to overcome some of the skepticism and aversion to NFTs? Are you aiming for this to be a niche market?
Lastly, what’s coming in 2023. What should people be excited for?