Gazitua Hosts #MiamiTech Month Kickoff

Gazitua Hosts #MiamiTech Month Kickoff

Luis Gazitua kicked off #MiamiTech Month with a two-day event featuring Mayor Francis Suarez, Bitcoin Mining King Chad Harris, and Texas Congressman Pete Sessions.

#MiamiTech Mavericks

The event kicked off Friday, April 1st, with Luis Gazitua, Saif Ishoof, and Ashley Becker – Global Managing Partner Tata Consultancy Services, hosting a discussion with Mayor Suarez about the future of crypto and crypto policy. Mayor Suarez addressed his efforts in promoting cryptocurrency and associated technologies in the City of Miami and throughout the United States.

The following day, Saif Ishoof, Gazitua Letelier’s Strategic Advisor and founder of Lab22, moderated a roundtable discussion featuring Whinstone U.S. Inc. CEO Chad Harris and Congressman Pete Sessions (TX-17). Both events were held at Chef Michael Beltran’s award-winning restaurant, Ariete, in Coconut Grove.

Referred to as the “King of Bitcoin Mining,” Whinstone Inc. CEO Chad Harris was recently featured in Fortune magazine for leading his team in building one of the world's largest Bitcoin mining facilities.

Joining Mr. Harris, Congressman Pete Sessions sits on the House Financial Services Committee. He is also a member of the Subcommittee on National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy, and Task Force on Financial Technology.

Congressman Pete Sessions

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Mavericks, INC is a 501(C)(4) education and advocacy arm for young business professionals. Mavericks organizes several annual events including the Mavericks Conference and Future 40.

The kickoff was sponsored by Gazitua Letelier’s client, TradeStation Crypto, and is just one of many events presented by Mavericks, INC. The event provided an opportunity for Mavericks to engage with prominent business and political leaders regarding crypto and its future in the United States.

About Gazitua Letelier

Gazitua Letelier is a Miami Government Relations and Miami Lobbying firm serving elected officials, businesses, international clients, technology organizations, and trade associations. Lobbying, advocacy, and bid protest are their largest service areas, covering Miami, Miami-Dade, and her municipalities.

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Luis is an experienced procurement lawyer and Miami lobbyist serving elected officials, businesses, international clients, and trade associations. He regularly appears before local and state government in order to advance complex objectives for clients against competing interests. He has weathered various competitive processes in Florida including Home Rule Charter Amendments, Recalls, Local, State and Federal campaigns.