Tyler Adkison

From Wikitia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Tyler Adkison
Add a Photo
Born (1995-05-08) May 8, 1995 (age 25)[1]
Culver City, California
NationalityAmerican
CitizenshipUnited States
EducationMater_Dei_High_School_(Santa_Ana,_California)
Occupation
  • Technology entrepreneur
  • investor
Known forHedge fund firm BlockTerra capital [2]
Parent(s)
  • Lisa Adkison
  • Dave Adkison

Tyler Adkison is an American investor, sports & entertainment agent and former hedge fund manager based in West Los Angeles. He is known for his work as a hedge fund manager for high-profile professional athletes. He was founder and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of BlockTerra Capital LLC.[3] Adkison is former San Diego State and Los Angeles Dodgers baseball player.[4][5] Adkison

Early years

Adkison completed his high schooling from Mater_Dei_High_School_(Santa_Ana,_California)|Mater Dei High School. He studied business at San Diego State University and played professional baseball with Los Angeles Dodgers. Adkison did recover from his jaw injury and re-joined the team in 2016 and in his just next season 2017, he nominated and earned All-American honors[6][7]. Later Adkison left pro baseball career to start his own startup company.

Career

Adkison joined an outfielder at San Diego State baseball team in 2014, his face had been badly injured by a fastball during a bunting drill in 2015 season. He played professional baseball till age of 22 and later in 2018, Tyler Adkison founded BlockTerra Capital.[8][9] It is a for-profit company firm that deals in cryptographic assets, blockchain technology and digital currencies. BlockTerra has 30 Clients, Including Red Sox Star and most of whom are professional baseball and football players as of april 2018. Adkison has been a keynote speaker at Washington Elite A.I. Blockchain Summit 2019.[10][11][12]

References

  1. "2017 Baseball Roster". goaztecs.com. Retrieved 2020-07-10.
  2. "Tyler Adkison is the CEO of a cryptocurrency hedge fund". ocregister.com. Retrieved 2020-10-13.
  3. "BlockTerra Capital is an investment firm". crunchbase.com. Retrieved 2020-07-10.
  4. "Tyler serves as the Managing Partner of BlocTerra Capital". thebaseballfoundation.org. Retrieved 2020-07-10.
  5. "Tyler Adkison of Dodgers". baseballamerica.com. Retrieved 2020-10-13.
  6. "San Diego State's Tyler Adkison and Danny Sheehan". themw.com. Retrieved 2020-10-07.
  7. "Adkison was chosen an Honorable Mention All-American". goaztecs.com. Retrieved 2020-10-07.
  8. "baseball's Tyler Adkison alters perspective after horrific injury". thedailyaztec.com. Retrieved 2020-10-13.
  9. "Dodgers minor leaguer retired to start a cryptocurrency firm just for athletes". sports.yahoo.com. 2018-04-06. Retrieved 2020-10-13.
  10. "Washington Elite A.I. Blockchain Summit 2019 has 9 speakers". crunchbase.com. Retrieved 2020-07-10.
  11. "The Washington Elite Summit". globenewswire.com. 2019-08-07. Retrieved 2020-07-10.
  12. "Tyler Adkison". blockchainconferences.io. Retrieved 2020-10-13.

This article "Tyler Adkison" is from Wikipedia. The list of its authors can be seen in its historical. Articles taken from Draft Namespace on Wikipedia could be accessed on Wikipedia's Draft Namespace.

External links