what will you learn in this episode?
What it’s like to be passionate about empowering underestimated communities through entrepreneurship.
Helping artists to go from starving to thriving – and that success looks like regular commissions.
People aren’t buying NFTs for the sake of an NFT anymore. They’re buying it for what it represents, the benefits that it brings and the experiences.
about the guest:
Lisandra Martinez, is the founder and CEO of Bloqsy, the first blockchain-based marketplace that enables anyone to commission custom art while aiming to empower professional artists by providing them with a platform to monetize their skills and connect with customers.
In this episode of Web3 Disruptors, Lisandra Martinez, the founder and CEO of Bloqsy, talks about her passion for helping underrepresented communities and empowering professional artists by providing them with a platform to monetize their skills. She also discusses her personal goal of eliminating the “starving artist” label and how the Bloqsy marketplace will provide a comprehensive spectrum of solutions to help artists succeed.
Ginnette Harvey also discusses Lisandra’s impressive career, including her experience in business training, Web3 consulting, and competing in the NFT marketplace. Lisandra also shares her journey from helping founders to being a founder herself, and her community-owned Web3 initiative called Our Guild.
links and resources:
Lisandra Martinez LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lisandramartinezjd/
Bloqsy: https://www.bloqsy.art/ – Bloqsy is a blockchain-based marketplace where anyone can commission affordable custom artwork from a professional artist for a flat fee.
Ginnette Harvey LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ginnetteharvey/
Web3 and Blockchain recruitment: https://www.bloc-haus.com/
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00:21 – Empowering professional artists through blockchain.
07:09 – Empowering artists with blockchain.
09:17 – Building a strong network.
13:41 – Overcoming skepticism as a female founder.
18:29 – Establishing royalties for artists.
23:46 – NFT rebranding and experiences.