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Michael Yeung

Bitcoin Enthusiast, Entrepreneur

Michael Yeung is the founder and president of Simon Fraser University’s Bitcoin Club from Vancouver, Canada. The club is the world’s first university-based group that advocates for greater awareness and adoption of Bitcoin and related technologies.

He recently found Saftonhouse Consulting Group, a firm specializing in virtual currency consulting for businesses, non-profits, and individuals, and acts as its CEO. He is also a member of the Bitcoin Foundation’s Education Committee and a director in The Bitcoin Co-op in Vancouver. Yeung is currently working on CoinFeet, a unique marketplace app that makes acquiring bitcoins fun, easy, and social.

Yeung has been featured on Global TV, Vancouver Sun, Fairchild TV, and other prominent publications to explain Bitcoin in layman terms. You can reach Yeung at

What The Heck Is A Bitcoin?

When I first got into Bitcoin in early 2011, it took me many weeks to realize what Bitcoin can do to improve the world so I wanted to make this process of understanding Bitcoin easier for everyone else.
03/11/2014 05:44 EDT