President and CEO, Director and Co-Founder
Rocco brings a tremendous amount of entrepreneurial experience and acumen to Abundance, and is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the business. Prior to founding Abundance, Rocco co-founded Telic International, a footwear brand he guided to global notoriety. At Telic, he developed and implemented a 3D printing strategy to make it one of the world’s first mass-produced 3D printed shoe.
Stan brings forty years’ experience in software, hardware, and systems engineering, program management, business development to his oversight responsibilities as a director to Abundance, Inc. His experience also spans teaching rocket science at the US Air Force Academy, and contributions to 17 different R&D programs for air, ground, sea and space systems. In addition, he served with Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and SAIC as consultant, tech lead, program manager and/or corporate officer. Now building a new industry to develop unmanned companies that produce smart currencies and other decentralized financial services. Most recent, Stan has built a strong reputation as a prolific blogger, keynote speaker and expert consultant on real-time industrial grade digital currencies. He is CEO of Cryptonomex, cofounded with his son Dan Larimer, the originator of blockchain technologies that currently process over half of all public blockchain transactions in the world. He also cofounded Invictus Innovations in 2013, Cryptonomex in 2015, Steemit in 2016, and Heronomex, Hero Hub, and Hyperion in 2017.