Bitcoin Shop, Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) (the “Company”), the virtual currency ecommerce marketplace http://www.bitcoinshop.us, today announced that Chief Executive Officer, Charles Allen, will be a speaker at the upcoming North American Bitcoin Conference in Chicago on Sunday, July 20th at 10:30 am CST.
When: Saturday, July 19th and Sunday, July 20th
Where: Hotel Chicago Downtown 333 N. Dearborn Street Chicago, IL 60654
Following the European Bitcoin Convention and the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami, thousands of community members are anticipated to travel to Chicago, Illinois on July 19th & 20th to discuss the future of bitcoin. During the conference’s two-day agenda, attendees will meet and hear from some of the biggest names in the industry, as well as newcomers such as regulators and bankers. Workshops targeted at merchants will act as a forum for vendors, exhibitors, and recent bitcoin startups to share their latest innovations and inform attendees about their business strategies.
About Bitcoin Shop, Inc.: Bitcoin Shop, Inc. operates an ecommerce website (www.bitcoinshop.us) where consumers can purchase products using virtual currency such as bitcoin, litecoin and dogecoin, by searching through a selection of over 400 categories and over 140,000 items. All orders are originated by the customers through our website and are fulfilled by third party vendors. We also plan to evaluate other strategic Virtual Currency opportunities as well as technologies that are complementary to our business strategy. This will include evaluating opportunities that cross market our ecommerce site, diversify our revenue streams and provide on-ramps for new users.
Bitcoin, litecoin and dogecoin are virtual currencies that use peer-to-peer networks to facilitate instant payments. They are all categorized as cryptocurrencies, as they use cryptography as a security measure. Bitcoin, litecoin and dogecoin issuances and transactions are carried out collectively by the network, with no central authority, and allow users to make verified transfers.