Venture capitalist Tim Draper is getting a lot of ink this week. He just won that $19 million take of confiscated bitcoins that law enforcement seized from Silk Road.
And Cryptolina – a local conference aimed at spreading the Bitcoin mantra– is in prime position to capitalize on that buzz. That’s because Tim Draper’s son Adam, an established Bitcoin investor who could be the real benefactor of the auction, is one of Cryptolina’s headliners.
Organizer Faruk Okcetin says he got lucky.