Raina is an accomplished entrepreneur, board member, and technology consultant with over 25 years of experience in business development and customer relationship management. As Co-founder and Chief Experience Officer (CxO) of Gilded, a venture-backed crypto accounting company, she led the company from concept to a $1M ARR, Her leadership was instrumental in a successful seed raise and Gilded was acquired in August 2023.
Since July 2023, Raina has been a consultant at Emerging Tech Global, advising businesses on the adoption of cutting-edge technologies. She is also a sought-after speaker and workshop facilitator, specializing in the application of AI and web3 technologies for brands. Emerging tech workshops focus on improving efficiency, increasing brand visibility, and enabling participation in the ownership economy.
An empathetic leader and educator, Raina is deeply involved in various women in blockchain events and groups. She became a crypto enthusiast in 2016 and remains committed to crypto products that address real-world business challenges. Her unique blend of business acumen, technological expertise, and interpersonal skills make her a compelling voice in the rapidly evolving landscape of AI, web3, and cryptocurrency.