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Whit Gibbs

Whit Gibbs

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Whitney (Whit)
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Whit Gibbs is Co-Founder and CEO of Compass Mining, a Bitcoin-first, proof-of-work mining hardware and hosting company that aims to strengthen Bitcoin's network by democratizing hash rate. Alongside his team, Whit aims to democratize bitcoin mining to give everyone the ability to mine bitcoin anywhere around the world. Under his leadership, the company has grown to be one of the world's largest providers of hardware sales and hosting space for bitcoin miners. Whit is passionate about helping businesses build external relationships and increase sales. Prior to launching Compass Mining, he was a Senior TV Producer for Education Alliance, where he highlighted new stories and innovative concepts through groundbreaking short-form and long-form documentary presentations.

Professional Experience


Academic History

EARLY CAREER

  • He was a Senior Account Manager at PuppySpot where he focused on the overall well-being of the puppies and the satisfaction of customers.

  • He was a Director of Business Development at Aliant Payment Systems, a fintech provider of payment products for both traditional and digital currency payments.

 

MEDIA

  • Whit has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.