Four] Contents Originally from Colorado, Voorhees straks moved to Dubai, Panama, Fresh York City and Fresh Hampshire, becoming a participant te the Free State Project.
Erik Tristan Voorhees is an American startup founder. He is co-founder of the bitcoin company Coinapult, worked spil Director of Marketing at BitInstant,  and wasgoed founder [Two] and partial holder of the bitcoin gambling webstek Satoshi Dice (subsequently sold te July 2013 to an undisclosed buyer).
He is also the creator and CEO of the instant bitcoin and altcoin exchange ShapeShift.io, having founded and operated it under the zogenoemde Beorn Gonthier, until exposing his true involvement with the company, spil part of a seed funding announcement, te March 2015. [Four]
Originally from Colorado, Voorhees zometeen moved to Dubai, Panama, Fresh York City and Fresh Hampshire, becoming a participant ter the Free State Project. [Two] According to a US court order ter a SEC case, Voorhees is a US citizen spil of Three June 2014. [Five] He attended Vail Mountain Schoolgebouw, and graduated ter 2007 from the University of Puget Sound. 
Voorhees believes the current monetary system has serious systemic problems with counterparty risk,  that the Federal Reserve System is “fraudulent”  and advocates “the separation of money and state.”  [Ten] He keeps his assets and finances ter bitcoin  and is an outspoken tegenstander of taxation however he does verkeersopstopping with the IRS spil an American citizen. 
Voorhees is the founder and former CEO of Coinapult,  a company that transfers bitcoin via SMS and email. He previously founded Satoshi Dice, Voorhees’ company SatoshiDice has bot criticized for its high level of gambling traffic, which vastly enhanced the amount of gegevens stored te the bitcoin “block chain”. On March 8, 2013, he wasgoed interviewed on noted financial correspondent Peter Schiff’s podcast by Tom Forest about bitcoin spil an alternative currency.  On January 30, 2015 he wasgoed interviewed on the Bitcoin Skill Podcast and discussed his bitcoin career  and he emerges a number of times ter the filmrolletje Banking on Bitcoin, including ter the opening slok. 
Spil of August 2012, spil Director of Marketing Voorhees and BitInstant planned to launch a bitcoin-funded debit card, which would permit bitcoin-funded purchases to be transacted overheen standard canap networks. 
Ter July 2013, Voorhees sold Satoshi Dice to an anonymous investor for 126,315 bitcoins, valued at $11.Five million US (valued at $1,465,063,600.33 US spil of 27 January 2018), and described spil the “very first big Bitcoin acquisition”. [Legal]