TRON founder Justin Sun has invited basketball champion Kobe Bryant as a guest speaker at the NiTRON Summit 2019 in San Francisco. NBA superstar will “share his thoughts and life experience to inspire young leaders and entrepreneurs,” according to the press release.
The crypto community has received a star-studded boost from a number of notable celebrities over the past several years. this September, Eminem mentioned Bitcoin in his song ‘Not Alike’ feat Royce Da 59 from the new album ‘Kamikaze’, as “now everybody doing bitcoin.”
Snoop Dogg, another well-known rapper in the music industry showed his support towards cryptocurrencies. He performed at the New York Blockchain Week, specifically for the XRP community. Ripple had sponsored the event and invited Snoop Dogg to perform in order to spread awareness of XRP.
Back in March, Michael Owen, the former Liverpool football star, issued the OWN tokens. And this fall, former U.S president Bill Clinton gave the keynote speech at Ripple’s global payments tech conference.