Lisk, the blockchain application platform, has announced the appointment of Joel Fernández as Chief Operating Officer. The announcement was made concurrently with a step up in the search for developers to join the project, with openings for front-end and back-end developers to join the growing team. Lisk also provided recognition and incentives towards the continued efforts being made by Lisk contributors worldwide with a bounty program rewarding LSK.
The Lisk platform allows for the deployment, distribution, and monetization of blockchain applications, each running within their own sidechains. The company completed an Initial Coin Offering in May and attracted approximately14,000 BTC, with a current value of over $8 million USD. The cryptocurrency underpinning the platform, LSK, is worth around $18 million, making it the 16th most valuable digital currency.