RHIZOME is an ICON P-Rep candidate focused on creating and marketing content about the ICON ecosystem.

Our Team

Brian Li, Team Lead

Brian Li is a blockchain writer and analyst based in Tokyo, Japan. In addition to writing on Decrypto.net, Brian also contributes to CryptoSlate and Liquid Global. Over the years, Brian has worked in various roles in a number of industries – communications for an AirAsia blockchain project, electronic music design for Disney Theatrical, C-level management for Shanghai-based Little Ondine, and more. Brian has been a supporter of the ICON project since its early days, and would like to contribute his content marketing and productions skills to assist his fellow ICONists in hyperconnecting the world.

William McKenzie, Content Manager

William McKenzie is a blockchain enthusiast, researcher, and avid writer based in Tennessee, USA. Currently, William contributes to Reactcrypto.net and the Tezos Commons Foundation. William has always been an avid supporter and well regarded within the ICON community since early 2018. It is William’s goal to see that the ICON ecosystem is met with a robust, and clear content marketing strategy. To that end, William will co-host a bi-weekly podcast and focus on SEO, targeting key ICON-related terms to bolster awareness of the ICON project.

ICONOGRAPHER, Content Researcher & Writer

ICONOGRAPHER is an ICON enthusiast and analyst based in Southern California. He owns his own small consulting business and has a background working in political campaigns and government. His skill set also includes graphic design, video production, and copywriting. An ICON supporter since 2017, ICONOGRAPHER’s goal is to help the world understand ICON in unique and exciting ways.

Naxypoo, Community & Outreach Manager

Former ICON Communications team member, Naxy, has been the lead community manager since January 2018. Naxy has 10 years of experience in marketing, communications, PR, and community management. He also served as a marketing coordinator for one of ICON's dApps, Blue Whale Foundation, and has consulted for Wanchain in the past. Naxy's love and passion for the ICON Project to succeed has never wavered and he looks forward to continue to serve all ICONists.

Mineable (David Sail), Video Producer

Best known for his cryptocurrency related YouTube videos, Mineable (David Sail) has spent the last year shining a spotlight on the ICON project. With more than 120,000 combined views on ICON related content alone, David aims to continue his journey and leverage his platform to produce even more content, awareness, exposure and positive buzz for the ICON project as a whole.

Andrew Burns, Developer

Andrew has a Bachelor of Information Technology from The University of Western Sydney, and twelve years of experience working as a developer in the finance industry. The last 5 years, Andrew has worked in a small Agile team as a lead software developer refactoring large legacy applications into modern frameworks. Experienced in C#, Angular modern, and AngularJS. Andrew is passionate about learning and using his experience to add value to the ICON ecosystem.

Chris Cho, Content Translator & Music Composer

Chris is a TV/film music composer as well as English-Korean translator for media, cryptocurrency, and blockchain who’s based in Seoul, Korea. Chris will be a local contact for the team and he’s ready to provide the community with the latest blockchain-related news from Korea, as well as translating content.