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Varanida

Fair & Transparent Digital Ecosystem

Varanida is a decentralized advertising network made for users who want a better Internet experience, publishers who want to maximize revenues, and advertisers who want guaranteed performance.

Experts Rating:

High Potential   

8.85/10

Community Rating:

8.58/10
Comments Rating 8.58 (1 review)
SEP
28
ICO Sale Start
2018
MAR
31
ICO Sale End
2020
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Ticker

VAD

Type

ERC20

Soft Cap

8,000,000 EUR

Hard Cap

MVP

https://varanida.com/download

Accepts

BTC, ETH

Whitelist

Yes

KYC

Yes

Country

France

Price

1 VAD = 0.05 EUR

Token Sale 53%
Network Incentivization 17%
Team 15%
Company Reserve 12%
Advisors 3%

June 2009 Beginning of DOZ.

Back then, Faouzi El Yagoubi and Anji Ismaïl, start iterating on what would become DOZ.com, a software enabled marketplace to deliver more transparent and better marketing campaigns.

January 2018 Team Varanida.

Anji & Faouzi are joined by Thomas Schmider, and a team of talented and experienced people is being assembled.

Q3 2018 Token Generation Event.

1,000,000,000 VAD (Verified Ad) ERC-20 Tokens will be launched on the Ethereum Network.

Q2 2019 Varanida Blockchain.

Varanida will move to its own blockchain, releasing its complete solution for web users, advertisers and publishers.

July 2017 Varanida was born.

Looking at the opportunity that represents Blockchain based models, Faouzi & Anji imagine how they could improve the advertising industry; and this starts by cleaning the Internet.

April/May 2018 Prototype release.

We released to the community a first iteration of the Varanida browser extension with the purpose to clean the web from intrusive ads and scripts.

Q4 2018 Varanida Protocol.

Varanida will release a complete decentralized and open protocol to allow publishers and advertisers to build their own audience engagement applications.

USA, North Korea, New Zealand, China, Australia

TEAM

Anji Ismaïl
Varanida - CEO & Co-Founder
Anji Ismaïl
Varanida - CEO & Co-Founder

Varanida - CEO & Co-Founder

Anji co-founded DOZ.com, a marketplace for marketing campaigns, thus he has over 10 years of digital marketing experience. He is also an early blockchain enthusiast who bought his first Bitcoin in 2012. Anji is also an investor and advisor in few blockchain projects.

Faouzi El Yagoubi
Varanida - CTO & Co-Founder
Faouzi El Yagoubi
Varanida - CTO & Co-Founder

Varanida - CTO & Co-Founder

Faouzi co-founded DOZ.com, a marketing software. Faouzi is a Network & Infrastructure architect and full-stack Engineer, who contributed to many open-source and blockchain related projects. He also worked four years at Michelin as a Technical Lead.

Thomas Schmider
Varanida - COO & Co-Founder
Thomas Schmider
Varanida - COO & Co-Founder

Varanida - COO & Co-Founder

Thomas was Co-Founder, CFO, and later CEO of Infogrames/Atari, managing a company of 3,000+ people and $1B+ in revenue. He also founded Prozone, which launched SUP, a leading software for sports team analytics that was sold in 2014. He was also President of the soccer club ‘AS Saint Etienne’.

Mickael Crozes
Varanida - System & Software
Mickael Crozes
Varanida - System & Software

Varanida - System & Software

Mickael has over 6 years of experience in managing complex technical infrastructures at Amazon. He has been involved in blockchain development and crypto-assets mining since 2012.

Pierre-Antoine Meley
Varanida - Blockchain & Software
Pierre-Antoine Meley
Varanida - Blockchain & Software

Varanida - Blockchain & Software

Pierre-Antoine is an Engineer with an electronics, IT, and signal processing background. He has worked on various Internet projects and browser extensions. With a strong interest in cryptography, financial engineering, and monetary theory, he has closely followed the development of blockchain technology since its inception.

Marc Vincenti
Varanida - Blockchain & Software
Marc Vincenti
Varanida - Blockchain & Software

Varanida - Blockchain & Software

Marc is an Engineer with an artificial intelligence background. He is now focusing on blockchain problematics such as elliptic curve cryptography applications and game theory. Marc has signed his first transactions on the Bitcoin Mainnet back in 2012.

Jon Lord
Varanida - Strategy & Business development
Jon Lord
Varanida - Strategy & Business development

Varanida - Strategy & Business development

Jon spent the last 12 years in Ad-tech service businesses, and most recently at the global performance marketing leader Criteo. Prior to this, Jon spent eight years managing international sales and account teams at TradeDoubler.

Steve Amani
Varanida - Strategy & Finance
Steve Amani
Varanida - Strategy & Finance

Varanida - Strategy & Finance

Steve is a successful Senior Manager at Comcast NBCUniversal. He has over 10 years experience in finance and strategy, reviewing long term trends in the media industry. Steve is also an accredited investor and has supported multiple blockchain projects.

Kevin De Silva
Varanida - Finance & Compliance
Kevin De Silva
Varanida - Finance & Compliance

Varanida - Finance & Compliance

Kevin has a Master degree in Finance & Audit (ESCP Europe). He has over 10 years experience in the financial field; first as senior auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers, then as a Financial Director at Catalyst Capital.

Cory O’Brien
Varanida - Content Manager
Cory O’Brien
Varanida - Content Manager

Varanida - Content Manager

Cory is a Full Stack Marketer with 10+ years of experience in the marketing and advertising industry. He worked for leading San Francisco agencies, creating digital marketing strategies for companies of all shapes and sizes to help them tell their story in a better way.

Carine Esteves
Varanida - Operations Manager
Carine Esteves
Varanida - Operations Manager

Varanida - Operations Manager

Carine is an avid Marketer, specialising in marketplaces. In her career she has worked for international companies and startups, and has experience managing various types of customers, including agencies and ad groups.

Thibault Lemaitre
Varanida - Social Media Manager
Thibault Lemaitre
Varanida - Social Media Manager

Varanida - Social Media Manager

Thibault is a Digital Marketer who specializes in helping companies grow in an organic, ethical way, through community and customer care. He has worked with startups, agencies, and brands all around the world, and bought his first Bitcoin in 2013.

Lina Albin-Azar
Varanida - Community Manager
Lina Albin-Azar
Varanida - Community Manager

Varanida - Community Manager

Lina is a Social Media and Content Marketing Specialist. She has been involved in DOZ community management for more than two years. Lina speaks four languages fluently.

ADVISORS

Elie Galam
Advisor in: Game Protocol, Varanida
Elie Galam
Advisor in: Game Protocol, Varanida

Advisor in: Game Protocol, Varanida

For the last 12 years, Elie has managed assets for hedge funds, deploying billions of dollars. Since 2014 he has been investing heavily in eSports companies in Europe and North America, and continues to increase his focus in this fast growing industry. He is a non executive advisor and early investor in Gimli. Elie holds a master in mathematics form Harvard University.He is also an advisor to Bancor, the world’s largest ICO at the time.

Jean Christophe Conti
Advisor in: Varanida
Jean Christophe Conti
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Jean Christophe is an experienced Sales and Partnerships leader with a demonstrated history of successful positions as Vice President of various divisions at AppNexus and Yahoo!.

Thomas Hessler
Advisor in: Varanida
Thomas Hessler
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Thomas is the Co-Founder and former CEO of Zanox. In 2007, the company was acquired by the German newspaper publisher Axel Springer and Swiss PubliGroupe. Thomas is also an investor in many startups, and an early blockchain enthusiast.

Hen Tekle
Advisor in: Varanida
Hen Tekle
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Hen is a blockchain angel investor, token sale advisor, and crypto-assets fund manager. Hen is a regular speaker, and can be seen at various conferences around the globe, discussing the future of blockchains and cryptocurrencies.

Ouziel Slama
Advisor in: Varanida
Ouziel Slama
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Ouziel is the CTO and Co-Founder of Legolas Exchange, and is an outstanding blockchain engineer. Prior to Legolas, Ouziel lead development teams at Symbiot.io and Counterparty.

Ben Arnon
Advisor in: Varanida
Ben Arnon
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Ben is an advisor and investor in various blockchain startups. He was also Head of Industry at Google, which he joined after leading global brand partnerships at Wildfire, a marketing software company that was acquired by Google in 2012. Ben is a veteran in the media space, and has held various positions at Universal Pictures, Universal Music Group, and Yahoo!.

Natalia Martinez-Winter
Advisor in: Varanida
Natalia Martinez-Winter
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Natalia has over 15 years product, marketing and partnerships experience in telecom and internet. In her most recent role, Natalia was in charge of strategy and product marketing at Mozilla.

Joel Comm
Advisor in: Varanida
Joel Comm
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Joel Comm is New York Times bestselling author, blockchain enthusiast, professional keynote speaker, social media marketing strategist, live video expert, technologist, brand influencer, futurist and eternal 12-year old.

Frédéric Montagnon
Advisor in: Varanida
Frédéric Montagnon
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Frédéric was the Co-Founder of Overblog and Nomao, before leading business development efforts at Teads. Frédéric also launched Secret Media, an ad-blocker monetization company.
Recently Frédéric started Legolas Exchange, a decentralised crypto-exchange, which raised over $35M through an ICO in January 2018.

Travis Wright
Advisor in: Varanida
Travis Wright
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Travis Wright is a top marketing technologist, author, keynote speaker, blockchain advisor, tech journalist, and podcast host. He is the former global digital and social strategist at Symantec for the Norton brand. Wright is the cofounder & CMO of CCP.Digital, a Kansas City & SF-based digital ad & content agency.

Jonathan Levine
Advisor in: Varanida
Jonathan Levine
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Jonathan is the CTO of Intermedia, which he joined in 2015, bringing with him 25+ years of experience in information technology. Prior to this, Jonathan was Vice CTO of Rakuten, and aslo Chief Operating Officer of Rakuten’s online advertising subsidiary LinkShare.

Julien Romanetto
Advisor in: Varanida
Julien Romanetto
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Julien is a successful technology entrepreneur who co-founded Overblog and Nomao, which later merged into a group called Ebuzzing. He participated in the growth of Teads, which has now became the first video advertising platform in the world. Julien is also founder of Arianee, and advisor to several blockchain projects.

Sylvain Morel
Advisor in: Varanida
Sylvain Morel
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Sylvain was the Founder of Adthink Media, a leading digital advertising platform which went public in 2007. Recently Sylvain launched Rebrain, an AI powered investment management company. Sylvain is also an active investor in startups and blockchain projects.

Florian Jourda
Advisor in: Varanida
Florian Jourda
Advisor in: Varanida

Advisor in: Varanida

Florian is currently Product Development Lead at Bayes Impact, an application that helps unemployed people during their job search. Prior to this role, Florian was the first Engineer and Principal Architect at Box, where he lead critical technical projects while the company grew from 7 to 1,200+ employees. Florian is also a mentor and investor to various startups.

Rating from our Experts
  • Code / Prototype / MVP 8
    8/10
  • Team (experience and reputation) 8.8
    8.8/10
  • Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) 9.3
    9.3/10
  • Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) 9.1
    9.1/10
  • Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) 8.4
    8.4/10
  • Advisory Board 9.5
    9.5/10

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  • 8/10
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    Team (experience and reputation) - 8/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9/10
  • 8.5/10
    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 8.5/10
  • 9/10
    Advisory Board - 9/10

Highly experienced team, great product.

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