Meet Our contributors

Alejandra Corbella

Alejandra Corbella is an entrepreneur who teaches people all over the world about the power of cryptocurrencies and how to maximize their investments potential. 

She helps the public learn about business, crypto currency investing, and generating passive income streams by hosting various workshops. Alejandra also creates content in written and video formats on topics such as Crypto Fundamentals for Gokhshtein Media from sunny California.

Paul McNeal

Paul McNeal aka “The Crypto Curator” is a Speaker, Brand Evangelist, and Technologist. He spent the earlier part of his career serving in the United States Navy Submarine Force working in communications. He co-founded a content curation startup which grew rapidly and was recently acquired. He was an early adopter of Bitcoin, becoming aware of it in 2011, and has since continued to monitor the developments of Blockchain Technology daily. Paul’s curation is hand selected daily, and is featured in our newsletter and website every Friday!

Michael Scott

Diamond (Michael) Scott is the Senior Editor at Gokhshtein Media. A veteran writer and editor on themes related to Blockchain, The New Digital Economy, and Economic Development, his articles have appeared in numerous publications including Nasdaq, Governing Magazine, Bitcoin Magazine, Blockchain Beach, and A digital nomad at heart and lifelong Taoist practitioner, he splits his time between Denver, Las Vegas, San Diego, and Chicago. 


Carlos Cabera

Carlos Cabrera has a background in traditional finance which has evolved to include blockchain content since 2018. He is a writer for Gokhshtein Media where he also hosts his podcast “Fintech Today”, sharing the stories and experiences of personalities inside and outside of the blockchain industry. Carlos is an ambassador to Consensus Quorum and is a strategy advisor for Intercoin and does various consulting within fintech businesses.

Brittany VanDerBill

Brittany VanDerBill is a writer specializing in pets, travel and lifestyle content for digital and print publications. She lives in rural Minnesota with her husband and spoiled cat. Connect with her at


Gabriel Negrin

Writer, content creator, and marketer with more than five years of experience in the blockchain industry. Gabriel specializes in researching current topics and new emerging technologies from crypto, finance, defi and more. Gabriel also manages the weekly Gokhshtein newsletter in spectacular fashion.

Emily Black

Emily Black is a creative professional who specializes in copywriting and editing. Emily has dedicated her life to travel, self-education, and entrepreneurship. She strives to learn something new every day and take advantage of all life experiences. She especially has a great passion for storytelling and creative conceptualization.

Neale Orinick

A wordsmith and news junky who is envious of everyone with more tech knowledge than she has. When she is not writing or wrangling dogs she’s perusing social media trends, posting pics on Twitter and stalking her heroes on Instagram. Don’t leave red wine or dark chocolate in plain sight around her if you want any for yourself.

Evelina Lavrova

Evelina has been working at blockchain space since 2016 and contributes as Writer and Public Relations Manager for Gokhshtein Media. She also is a marketing consultant for blockchain, DeFi & NFT startups. She has been featured in Forbes, Thrive Global, has been named one of the Top 10 Females In Crypto 2017 by Core Magazine and has been included in Rising Women in Crypto 2020 list by The Fintech Times & Wirex. She was an Expert of CV Labs, blockchain incubator in Crypto Valley, Zug, Switzerland and a speaker at London Fintech Week 2019, Revision 2018, The University of Manchester and more. Evelina covers stories about blockchain, DeFi, Web3, NFT startups and VC funds.

Leslie Quander Wooldridge

Leslie Quander Wooldridge is a writer, editor, speaker, and consultant whose work has reached tens of millions of readers. During her career, she has covered personal finance, health, relationships, and more—with stories also in outlets including Business Insider, The Washington Post, Men’s Health, and AARP The Magazine. She also serves as a social media content creator and event host. Connect with her on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and TikTok @lesliequander and at 

Jasper Hamill

Jasper Hamill is a journalist with almost 20 years of experience in print and online. He started as a hard news reporter working the streets of Glasgow, before becoming digital science and technology editor at two major British tabloids. His articles have reached more than 50 million people worldwide and his writing has been published by Forbes, Metro, The Sun, The Mirror, The Big Issue, The Herald, The Register and The New York Post. Jasper’s first crypto article was published in 2013 and he still regrets not spending those earnings on Bitcoin. 

Ross Macdonald

Ross is the VP of Gokhshtein Media and creates various types of content for the company. He first got into the blockchain industry in 2013 and founded Blockchain Business Magazine in 2017. Writing was the reason he got into the blockchain industry which has led to many types of other business ventures. 

Holly Moore

Whether it’s writing content for the finance, tech, bioscience, and engineering industries, marketing and building businesses in the design and construction field, coaching on personal and professional development, acting for film and TV, taking care of animals at a wildlife conservation center, serving passengers in an airplane and on a private yacht, or teaching HIIT and water aerobics, Holly thrives off continuous learning, experiencing new environments and people, and connecting the dots to cultivate new insights and understanding. It’s what fuels her life and her writing.