Mason is the CEO and Co-founder of Blockware Solutions, an industry leader in Bitcoin / Crypto-Currency mining and Blockchain as a Service (BaaS). Blockware has over 1 EH/s of Bitcoin hashrate under management, operates one of the largest Bitcoin mining pools in North America, writes industry leading research, and has placed 100+ MW of Bitcoin Mining hosting since being founded in 2017.  Mason also serves on the advisory board of Riot Blockchain and has founded two other Blockchain entities. Prior to founding Blockware Solutions, Mason had roles as a lead software engineer and a senior management consultant. He has a B.S. in Finance and a Master’s Degree in Information Systems from Indiana University’s Kelley school of Business.