WHO WE ARE

About nft now

nft now is on a mission to redefine how creators and their communities share in the value they create. Web3 represents a singular opportunity to put power back in the hands of creators, and we believe that NFTs will power a new economic model, creating prosperity for creatives across all domains and disciplines. We are working today to build that future tomorrow.
Our Approach

nft now is here to help you succeed in the NFT space

nft now gives you the insights you need to thrive in the fast-paced world of NFTs through the following editorial pillars:
01

Showcase Trailblazers

Pioneers are reshaping the market on a daily basis through community, technology, and art. We work to uplift and amplify their contributions through storytelling and content creation and distribution.

02

Empower Creators & Collectors

The NFT space can be overwhelming and intimidating to creators and collectors alike. Our goal is to help simplify the market into actionable strategies you can leverage to succeed.

03

Foster Community

Community is the foundation of all that we do. We aim to build a diverse and supportive community that becomes a rising tide for all ships.

YOUR GO-TO NFT GUIDE

nft now is here to help you navigate the NFT landscape

Freshly minted news, features, and analysis on how trailblazing artists, collectors, and technologists are redefining the creative economy — and how you can be a part of it.

Matt Medved

Co-Founder & CEO

Matt previously founded Billboard Dance, ran Spin magazine as Editor-in-Chief, and was most recently the SVP of Content at Modern Luxury. For nearly a decade, he’s worked to bridge the worlds of music, culture, and blockchain to uplift artistry and empower creatives.

Alejandro Navia

Co-Founder & President

Alejandro was an early employee at Elite Daily (acquired by Daily Mail) before going on to work with the Content Strategy & Acquisitions team at Verizon. Since then, he’s worked as an executive coach helping experienced entrepreneurs operate at the highest levels.

Sam Hysell

Co-Founder & COO

Sam is an experienced operator and community builder. Prior to founding nft now, Sam helped Gary Vee build VaynerTalent before going on to founding NOX Media, an agency that helps artists and entrepreneurs grow and convert fanbases online.

Jolene Creighton

Executive Editor

Jolene is a media and marketing expert with 10+ years’ experience leading newsrooms and scaling innovative brands. She was the Founding Editor-in-Chief of Futurism, Editor-in-Chief at Interesting Engineering, and co-founder of Gravity Products.

Sarah Marquart

Deputy Editor

Halit Barbaros

Video Production Manager

Caleb Simpson

Director of Video

Prior to joining the nft now team, Caleb produced content for NOX Media, social media influencers, and celebrities around the world. Caleb also recently spent two years as a full time creator and went viral on TikTok multiple times while amassing a social following of over four million fans.

Danny Vee

Art Director

Danny is a multi-disciplinary creative with a specialty in motion, film, and design. Before joining nft now, he worked at iHeartRadio designing brand kits and show packages leveraging different platforms to reach a nationwide audience of millions.

Cody Yozipovic

Head of Programming

Langston Thomas

Senior Writer

Langston is an accomplished journalist and audio engineer who has worked on a diverse range of projects across the electronic music spectrum. Previously editor of This Song Is Sick, he now focuses his passion for digitally native culture towards the future of NFTs and web3 media.

Eric James Beyer

Senior Writer

Born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota, Eric moved to Istanbul, Turkey after finishing university, where he currently resides. A senior writer at nft now, he writes about what decentralization, regulation, and the increasing variety of NFT use cases mean for the broader context of the Web3 revolution. Eric spends his free time brainstorming tattoo ideas he’ll never get, tending to his houseplants, and stealing away to hidden beaches along the Aegean, the Black Sea, and the Mediterranean.

Jex Exmundo

Writer

Jex Exmundo is a writer and journalist based in Manila. He aims to tell stories behind the tech that's shaping our present and building our future.

Claudia Africano

Designer

Jenn Christenson

Company Coordinator

Prior to joining the nft now team, Jenn worked as an office manager for Red Bull Distribution. She worked closely with the local management team and senior executives, planned all company and charity events, and was primarily responsible for ensuring the company culture and values were being lived everyday.

AJ Mager

Social Media Coordinator