Mariana is the founder of Infiom, a global consensus blockchain economy for creation of Web3 ventures using DeFi, NFTs, DAOs, and Metaverse principles. Prior to Infiom, she was the Managing Director of BitAngels, the first crypto angel network formed in 2013 that invested in the launch of Ethereum. She is an Advisor to SuperWorld, Open Therapeutics, Anode (Pkt), Monax, System9, EarnTV, SafeGram, BuddyDAO, Kirobo, and CryptoArt Agency. Mariana was EVP Business Development for NTN Buzztime, Inc. (AMEX:NTN) and Head of Business Development, Content Aggregation and Programming for MediaZone, a broadband video company launched and owned by NASPERS Internet (largest investor in Tencent). Mariana also founded and directed the Digital Media Incubator at KPMG LLP. Â Portfolio companies raised angel investments from Michael Jackson, Beny Alagem, Al Copeland, IdeaLab, David Gefen, Brian Singer, Bob Daly, Jeff Pollack of Handprint Entertainment and John Gee, Executive Director of NASA Ames Research Incubator, and VC funding from Kleiner Perkins, Sequoia, Intel, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Dell, Panasonic, and Chase Capital Partners. Mariana served on the New Media Board and serves on the International Committee of the Producers Guild of America and is a member of the Television Academy. Â Mariana served on the Board of the Tim Draper’s Zone Ventures Club and on the Mayor Riordan’s Digital Coast Roundtable.