Orchid company info

What does Orchid do?
Orchid (CRYPTO:OXT) is a decentralized VPN protocol that enables users to access the internet privately and securely. It uses a network of bandwidth providers to provide users with fast and reliable VPN service. Orchid is powered by the OXT token, which is used to pay for bandwidth and to incentivize bandwidth providers to participate in the network. Orchid has a number of advantages over traditional VPNs. First, it is decentralized, which means that it is not controlled by any single entity. This makes it more secure and resistant to censorship. Second, Orchid is more affordable than traditional VPNs. Users only pay for the bandwidth that they use, and there are no monthly subscription fees. Third, Orchid is more private than traditional VPNs. Orchid does not log any user activity, and it does not require users to create an account. Orchid is still under development, but it has already attracted a lot of attention from the cryptocurrency community. Orchid is well-funded and has a strong team of developers.
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How many people does Orchid employ?

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Employees
11-50

What is the market cap for Orchid?

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Market Cap
$100.3M

Where is the head office for Orchid?

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Head Office
San Francisco, CA

What year was Orchid founded?

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Year Founded
2017
What does Orchid specialise in?
/a16z Portfolio /Blockchain Capital Portfolio /Distributed Computing /Fabric Ventures Portfolio /Kenetic Capital Portfolio /Polychain Capital Portfolio /Web3

What are the products and/or services of Orchid?

Overview of Orchid offerings
Bandwidth payment: Orchid users pay for bandwidth using the OXT token, which is a cryptocurrency that is native to the Orchid network.
Bandwidth provision: Orchid bandwidth providers stake OXT tokens to participate in the network and earn rewards for providing bandwidth to users.
Governance: OXT token holders can participate in the governance of the Orchid network by voting on proposals to change the network's parameters.
Payment for web3 services: Orchid can also be used to pay for web3 services, such as decentralized storage and decentralized computing.
Staking: Orchid users can stake their OXT tokens to earn rewards for helping to secure the network.
VPN service: Orchid allows users to connect to the internet through a network of VPN providers, enabling them to access websites and services that are blocked in their region or to browse the internet privately and securely.

Who is in the executive team of Orchid?

Orchid leadership team
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    Bob Lee
    CEO at Present
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    Brian Fox
    Co-Founder and CTO at Orchid Protocol
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    Dan Boneh
    Research Partner at a16z Crypto
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    Dan Montgomery
    VP of Engineering at Orchid
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    Dr. Steven (Seven) Waterhouse
    CEO and Co-Founder at Orchid
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    Jay Freeman
    CTO and Co-Founder at Orchid Labs
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    Justin Sheek
    Physicist & Economist at Orchid
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    Ken Seiff
    Managing Partner at Blockchange Ventures

Orchid organisations

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Orchid Labs

Orchid investors

Orchid investors
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a16z Crypto
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Blockchain Capital
Crypto Bazar
Crypto Bazar
DHVC
DHVC
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Foundation Capital
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Jump Capital
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MetaStable Capital
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Polychain Capital
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Sequoia Capital
Tokenstack Partners
Tokenstack Partners
Zorax Capital
Zorax Capital