Adi Sideman

Alt-Coin Creator
Founder and CEO, PROPS by YouNow }
Adi Sideman is a pioneer in participatory media, an entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience creating apps and companies in the user-generated video space.

Adi  founded YouNow in 2011 and grew it  to be a global video social network with more than 40 Million users and over 120 million user sessions per month. In 2017 Adi and the team at YouNow launched PROPS by YouNow is a blockchain based decentralized video ecosystem. PROPS Token sales have raised $25 million from over 1,700 institutions and investors including Union Square Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Venrock, BlockTower Capital, Winklevoss Capital, Hashed, Ned Scott and Notation Capital . As well as leading content creators Casey Neistat and Phil DeFranco.
Prior to founding PROPS/ YouNow, Adi was CEO of Oddcast, a media technology company that powered many of the web’s biggest apps, including Office Max’s “Elf Yourself”, Careerbuilder’s Monk- e-Mail and Volkswagen’s Babymaker. Adi is also the co-founder of KSolo, the web’s first online Karaoke service that was acquired by Fox Interactive (MySpace).