Tiana Laurence is an author, investor, and startup founder. She is the author of Blockchain For Dummies, a #1 Bestseller on Amazon, and has a column on TechTarget where she writes about blockchain and IoT. Tiana helped create Factom Inc., a software company that builds innovative technology within the blockchain space. Her passion is growing great companies, and she loves helping young aspiring entrepreneurs learn about business and technology. She has a BA in Business and Leadership from Portland State University.