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Q&A with our Advisor Rick Tapia

Meet Rick Tapia, our Project Team Mentor. He is well versed in many areas including blockchain platform and infrastructure business analysis, ICO strategy, marketing and PR just to name a few. Read More >

It’s not about money, but trust

It was a whirlwind trip for our co-founders, Russell Korus & Eddie Kotler, as they attended the Crypto Summit and Malta Blockchain Summit in Europe. From meeting some of the biggest names in blockchain to an out-of-this-world after party, Russell shares some highlights from his trip in his blog. Read more >

EZ Exchange Use Case 1: The New User

We understand the challenges that new investors face when trying to trade cryptocurrency. At EZExchange, we’re making it easy for new users to make their first trade. Read more >

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Problems With Cryptocurrency Exchanges Today

  • Very limited customer support
  • Lack of security
  • Not-user-friendly

EZ Exchange is here to change all of that.

  • Industry-leading customer support.
  • Bringing the rigor of traditional stock markets to cryptocurrency.
  • User-friendly platform

EZ Exchange is Changing the Crypto Trading Landscape

24/7 Support

24/7 customer support through phone, chat and email

Proprietary educational platform, EZ Academy, for beginner and advanced traders

Step-by-step tutorials

Concierge service for high net worth investors

User-Friendly and Powerful

Unique fiat account funding & withdrawal through your credit card

Withdraw fiat from a recognized EU bank in any currency

Multi-language trading interface: English, Russian, Korean, Chinese, Japanese

Monthly subscription-based trading or pay-per-trade

Advanced Features

Hardware wallet integration

Voice-activated trading

A global exchange

Intelligent trading management features

Secure and convenient

EZ Exchange gives you the best of all worlds.

EZ Exchange is built by developers entrusted with protecting global stock markets, bringing the rigor of established financial market security to cryptocurrency. That includes protecting our environment with server redundancy, fault tolerance and high availability systems, extensive hacker testing, and Know Your Customer (KYC)/ Anti-Money Laundering (AML) compliance.

We’re taking security one step further by:
  • 95% of coins will be held offline in cold storage
  • Fully complying with industry standards
  • Aligning to recognized global standards and best practices
  • Preparing for ISO 27001 certification
95% of our cryptocurrency assets are stored in cold storage, with the remaining 5% online and insured.


EZ Exchange’s proprietary platform has been built from the ground up by our team of infrastructure and security experts and developers who have extensive experience in blockchain, cryptocurrency and traditional stock markets

User Interface

The EZ Exchange trading interface is designed by user experience experts, from a human-centric perspective, to ensure traders can easily navigate the site, find the information they are looking for and trade. The simple interface was designed to be intuitive for all users.




Q1 2018

  • Team develops a strong vision to make buying, selling and trading cryptocurrency easy and safe

Q1 & Q2 2018

  • Build infrastructure to support the development of the EZ Exchange platform
  • Development and audit of token sale contracts
  • Build advisory board and EZ Exchange community

Q3 & Q4 2018

  • MVP completed
  • Private Pre-Sale
  • Establish relationships with key strategic partners
  • Ramp up customer support

Q2 2019

  • Launch of beta platform
  • Online and phone support available

Q3 2019

  • Launch of EZ Exchange platform
  • Additional trading pairs available

Q4 2019

  • Launch of EZ Academy
  • EZ Academy 2.0
  • Intelligent trading management features
  • Social coin ranking
  • Non-stop innovation ensuring we are one step ahead of the market

Strategic Partners

Our Team

Russell Korus

Co-founder and
Chief Executive Officer

Russell is a self-avowed futurist. He has been a blockchain visionary and cryptocurrency evangelist since first discovering this groundbreaking and innovative space. As an angel investor, Russell has been focused on investing and start-up incubation for new tech ventures.
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Eddie Kotler

Co-founder and President

Eddie is a cryptocurrency enthusiast with a passion for delivering exceptional customer experiences and a calling to make crypto trading easy and accessible for all. Since 2002, Eddie has been growing his call center operations to service the flourishing tech support industry.
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Mike Caravetta

Chief Technology & Information Security Officer

Michael has over 37 years of experience in the IT sector. He brings extensive knowledge of network infrastructure and security, VOIP, software-defined networking and IT management. He has worked with corporations like the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), Canadian Depository for Securities (CDS), Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation (CDCC), TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV), TSX Trust, Montreal Stock Exchange (MX), Alpha Exchange and Boston Option Exchange (BOX).
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Jim Harris

Chief Disruption Officer

Jim is one of North America’s foremost thought leaders and authors on disruptive innovation. He is consistently named as a top 20 blockchain influencer by Relevant Track and was named the #1 influencer at CES 2017 by Ochen. Jim works internationally with executive teams focusing on future trends, risk mitigation, customer relationship management, eLearning, and blockchain. He has worked extensively with all levels of government, financial services and professional services firms. His most recent book, Blindsided! is published in 80 countries worldwide and is a #1 international bestseller.
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P.B. Stanton

Chief Legal Counsel

Beginning his legal career in the United States Marine Corps, serving as a JAG officer, P.B. Stanton, Esq. was an officer of the Camp Pendleton Legal Assistance Office, managed base-related tax issues, asset protection, and estate planning for deploying troops. Now, with over twenty-five years in civilian law, P.B. focuses entirely on the complex legal issues of valuation, risk management protocols, and regulatory compliance of ICO and cryptocurrency law. He has dedicated the past five years of his extensive legal career to blockchain, securities, and ensuring banking law compliance with the rapidly-changing regulations of cryptocurrency technology, providing legal guidance from ideation to tokenomics, through ICO launch.
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Anandhi Narayanan

User Experience Lead

As User Experience Lead for EZ Exchange, Anandhi is responsible for ensuring a simple, accessible and enjoyable user experience across every aspect of our offering. Prior to this, she held progressive roles with Celestica, designing and leading solutions for corporate and client management systems. Anandhi holds a Bachelor and a Masters of Applied Sciences from the University of Toronto and is a member of the Professional Engineers Ontario and a certified Six Sigma Blackbelt.
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Phillip Robinson

Senior Program Manager

Phillip is responsible for ensuring the development of the EZ Exchange platform is delivered on-time and within budget. For over 20 years, he has managed complex projects within the financial industry, with a focus on aligning business goals with technology solutions and overseeing projects across the entire life cycle. Throughout his career Phillip has successfully deployed and delivered a number of high-quality enterprise infrastructure applications for a diverse set of clients including the Toronto Stock Exchange. He is an expert in system migration, driving continuous improvement in rapidly evolving environments, and change and process management.
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Doug Lyons

Success Coach

An industry leader and long-standing member of the blockchain community, Doug has helped to raise millions of dollars (USD) in funding for various start-ups in this space. He excels at guiding project teams, leveraging a functional working assessment model that provides clarity to the average investor. Doug is dedicated to providing the best advice to founding teams, corporations, and funds to optimize investments while navigating the increasing scrutiny of this complex industry.
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Vladimir Nikitin

Project Team Mentor

A certified ICObench expert - ranked in the Top 5 of the organization’s People of Blockchain list, Vladimir has provided over a decade of world-class professional and legal consulting in the legal, finance, retail and IT industries. He is a renowned cryptocurrency expert, ICO advisor, and an active supporter and advocate of blockchain technology. Vladimir provides strategic consultation and advice to selected ICOs in the CIS region (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia). His network in the cryptocurrency community exceeds 30,000 members.
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Bonnie Normile

Project Team Mentor

Bonnie Normile is an advocate of the DLT/blockchain/cryptocurrency evolution. She assists in business development, marketing/public relations as well as funding. Bonnie is an analyst at ICOBench and a board member of the Israeli Blockchain Association. She is the U.S. ambassador to Perhalic Group, a partner at Coinsulters Blockchain Media, member of the International Blockchain Assoc. Foundation (IBAF), International Decentralized Assoc. (IDACB), Woman in Blockchain International (WIBI) and other notable organizations. Bonnie acts as advisor to an diverse array of blockchain projects, both new issue and post token offerings while managing clients with branding, strategy and listing services.
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Nikolay Shkilev

Project Team Mentor

Nikolay has 20 years of experience in large-scale transaction projects. He is listed as one of the Top 5 advisors on ICObench’s People of Blockchain rankings and has received numerous awards and titles in the IT sector. Nikolay is Founder and CEO of Private Business Club, a members-only club for successful entrepreneurs. His organization was awarded ‘Enterprise of the Year’ by the Kremlin. Nikolay is also a co-founder of Top ICO Advisors, a list that identifies the top 100 most influential advisors in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industries.
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Amarpreet Singh

Project Team Mentor

Amarpreet is one of the leading advocates and contributing members of the Global Blockchain community. He is a Senior Advisor at Global Blockchain Foundation and Head of Strategy & Business Development at TokenAsia. He is an ICOBench-rated top 'Expert' and an advisory board member for many Blockchain projects around the world. He has also served as an advisor to startups and speaks at various technology forums.
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Md.Mofassair Hossain

Project Team Mentor

Md.Mofassair is the CEO and Founder of Perhalic. He is a Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA), and has been an investor and advisor to over 18 ICOs in the blockchain industry. As one of the top PR and Marketing Advisors on ICO Bench, he is also listed as one of the top 20 on their People of Blockchain list. Md. Mofassair is a member of the Israeli Blockchain Association and the Global Blockchain Advisory Professionals organization. He is an Ambassador of Humaniq and Advocate of DasCoin.
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Rick Tapia

Project Team Mentor

Rick is CEO and Founder of Restored Consulting, LLC and is an industry expert and leader in the Business Analysis of blockchain platforms and their subsequent infrastructures. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in the areas of Initial Coin Offering (ICO) strategy, metrics, start-to-finish processes, implementation, marketing and public relations along with the proper formation of corporate structure.
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Tyler Sanford

Project Team Mentor

Tyler has a deep understanding of the blockchain industry and is always searching for new and innovative ways to help improve the space as a whole. He is passionate about helping new and existing businesses surpass their goals and deliver successful projects. To date he’s been a part of 8 ICO’s raising $130+ Million. He brings a strong knowledge of marketing experience with seven years of experience with Tech-Startups such as Yelp and Zenefits. Tyler is also a former professional baseball player with the Los Angeles Angels Organization.
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Brian Byrne

Strategic Partnerships Mentor

Brian Byrne plays an advisory role with EZ Exchange focused on building strategic partnerships. A blockchain and crypto enthusiast since 2014, Brian's first official project in this industry was as co-founder and Chief Artist Ambassador of Musicoin. He is currently the co-founder and Head of Artist Relations for Musiconomi, whose successful token sale last year raised more than $5 million to reshape the way listeners and musicians engage. Brian has 20 years of experience in the music industry, including as a radio and podcast host, frontman for platinum-selling rock band I Mother Earth and also as an award-winning solo artist. He’s the founder of several charity efforts including Surf Sing Change and The Arizona Project.
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Elio Di Iorio

Project Team Mentor

Elio is a true generalist and futurist with extensive experience across a wide range of fields and issues. A passionate music enthusiast, Elio is co-founder of Musiconomi, a blockchain company enabling a new music economy that reshapes the way listeners and musicians engage. Previously, Elio held elected public office and the position of International Secretary and Spokesperson for a major political party in Canada, and pioneered the use of the internet for Canadian political campaigns in 1997.
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In the Community

Malta Blockchain Summit, Malta

Crypto Summit, Zurich

HoshoCon, Las Vegas

Blockchain Impact Summit, Toronto

Fintech Week, New York City

Korea Blockchain Week, Seoul

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