In this episode of “What the Funk?”, we engage in a fascinating conversation with Bryan Becker, exploring the intersection of technology, cryptocurrency, and the dynamic world of sports and entertainment.
This episode dives into:
- Bryan Becker’s Background: Delving into Becker’s journey from a small town in Iowa to becoming a prominent figure in IT and technology.
- The World of Cryptocurrency: A deep dive into the complexities, potential, and critical perspectives on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
- Impact of COVID-19 on IT and Remote Work: Insights into how the pandemic reshaped IT strategies and remote work, especially in the oil and gas sector.
- The GameStop Phenomenon: Reflecting on the GameStop stock surge, its implications, and the democratization of financial information.
- Transition from Sports to Oil and Gas: Becker’s transition from working in sports entertainment to the oil and gas industry, and the unique challenges and rewards of each sector.
- Launching ClassIV: The story behind the inception of Becker’s own company, ClassIV, focusing on IT, cyber, and data solutions.