Koin Rewards or Koins provides the cryptocurrency loyalty

Select Page

Koin Rewards:

disrupting the loyalty industry

Koin Rewards:

disrupting the loyalty industry

Koin Rewards:

reinventing loyalty through blockchain

Koin Rewards card

the problem

Loyalty programs are failing to deliver:

Q

Disillusioned Members

Market research indicates mass disengagement from major programs because members don’t receive enough value to engender brand loyalty.

s

Marketing & Promotion Assault

A poor member experience is exacerbated by constant promotional bombardment.

Saturation & Homogenisation

Proliferation of loyalty programs with similar designs are blending into irrelevance for all but the most dedicated shopper.

our research

A 6-week pilot proved high interest in this cutting-edge approach. Members earned Ether for transacting at 12 retailers at the University of NSW, Sydney campus.

%

rating for motivating spend at the retailers

vs 59% for their favourite loyalty program

%

would recommend to family & friends

vs 57% for their favourite loyalty program

%

rated cryptocurrency more appealing than loyalty points

watch the research video

THE SOLUTION:

a disruptive blockchain loyalty program

Koins at Koin Rewards

genuine value

A currency which increases in value the more popular it becomes, driving deep member engagement.

Koins at Koin Rewards

differentiation

A first-of-its-kind program guaranteed to stand out from the noise and generate significant hype and consumer interest.

Koins at Koin Rewards

permission marketing

A program which rewards members for their attention from the brands they love and is GDPR compliant.

A loyalty program built on blockchain

a loyalty program built on blockchain

Members are rewarded with ‘koin’ crypto-tokens for their spending and their attention.

leading the way

Koin Rewards will play a key role in facilitating mass market cryptocurrency usage and adoption

R

Registering to buy cryptocurrencies is complex and confusing.

Koin will make it possible for members to start earning with a simple and familiar join process.

R

Cryptocurrency volatility makes trading risky.

Koin will make it possible for members to own cryptocurrency without having to invest any of their own money, removing the risk.

R

Cryptocurrency spend options are limited.

Koin will make it easy for members to spend a wide range of cryptocurrencies at retail partners, unlocking billions of pounds value.

how it works

1) Download the Koin app.

2) Earn Koins at participating retailers.

3) Hold onto the Koins to see if the value rises OR seamlessly spend at retail partners.

How 'Koin' works

our roadmap

Koin Rewards Time Line

Oct-Nov '17

Proof of Concept

Koin Rewards Time Line

May '18

Funding Round

Koin Rewards Time Line

Jul '18

Private-IKO

Koin Rewards Time Line

Aug '18

Pre-IKO

Koin Rewards Time Line

Oct '18

IKO

Koin Rewards Time Line

Feb '19

Launch with alpha partner

Koin Rewards Time Line

Mar '19

Launch e-Wallet

Koin Rewards Time Line

Apr '19

Launch additional partners

Koin Rewards Time Line

May '19

Accelerate new retail partner acquisition efforts

Koin Rewards Time Line

Jul '19

Launch Personal Data Wallet

Koin Rewards Time Line

Aug '19

Develop 3rd party data analytics reporting capabilities

Oct-Nov '17

Proof of Concept

May '18

Funding Round

Jul '18

Private-IKO

Aug '18

Pre-IKO

Oct '18

IKO

Feb '19

Launch with alpha partner

Mar '19

Launch e-Wallet

Apr '19

Launch additional partners

May '19

Accelerate new retail partner acquisition efforts

Jul '19

Launch Personal Data Wallet

Aug '19

Develop 3rd party data analytics reporting capabilities

our team

The Koin executive team

Curt Hopkins

Curt Hopkins

Chief Executive Officer

Curt has spent much of his career in the technology sector serving as CEO of Telenomics, a mobile phone retail business in London with £40m in revenue. Prior to that he led the management buy-in of Redeem, a consumer electronics recycling firm, where he was also CEO. He has held senior executive roles at Vodafone, Nortel and Fujitsu and was recently an investor director at Novastone, a leading fintech business. His board seats include Keia Wellness, a digital health internet marketplace, Arvato and Corbett Keeling. His private investment vehicle is Consilium Ventures.

Philip Shelper

Philip Shelper

Chief STRATEGY Officer

Phil is a specialist loyalty consultant based in Sydney, Australia who obsesses about everything to do with loyalty and rewards. He has over 12 years’ experience within the loyalty industry, including stints at Qantas Frequent Flyer and Vodafone. His company Loyalty & Reward Co are a leading loyalty management consulting firm. Phil is the author of ‘Blockchain Loyalty: Disrupting loyalty and reinventing marketing using cryptocurrencies’. He also hosts www.blockchainloyalty.io, a global resource centre for everything blockchain loyalty.

Chris Mason

Chris Mason

Chief FINANCIAL Officer

Chris has 17 years experience as an advisory professional across a diverse range of industry and geography. He has worked with early stage and start-up businesses in a financial leadership role for the past 10-years. Chris has been finance director of a number of successful SME’s in the UK and also co-founder of an online retail business. Before moving to the UK full time Chris held a senior leadership role with a publicly listed Australian company and worked for a global accounting firm.

Fergal O'Mullane

Fergal O'Mullane

NED & INTERIM HEAD OF BD

Fergal has over 15 years experience successfully working with retail technology companies on strategic business development and investment in the UK. He was co-founder of Amplience, a leading B2B rich content solution for retailers globally. His areas of industry speciality include: entrepreneurship, investor ready development, strategic business development, e-commerce, multichannel strategy, fund raising, channel/partnership development within the retail space. He founded Validify to discover, curate and connect retailers with game- changing innovators and start-ups.

Laura Wynch

Laura Wynch

INTERIM BDM

Laura has over 7 years management consulting experience, providing strategic and operational expertise to retailers, brands and private equity houses around the topic of digital transformation and omni-channel development. Passionate about the impact of the start-ecosystem on retail, she spent the last year helping to run a pre-seed start up before joining Validify as a Partner.

Grant Calton

Grant Calton

CHAIRMAN

Grant is a partner at Ironbridge Capital, an FCA regulated corporate advisory firm and investment syndicate where he advises companies across a variety of sectors, including entertainment, media, technology, fashion and property. He spent 14 years in Australia where he was a founder of companies in magazine publishing, music production and distribution, public relations and music television. Upon returning to Europe, he has co-founded an AIM-listed online fashion retailer, a film distribution company and is active in property development projects. He joined Ironbridge Capital Partners LLP in 2010.

Advisory team

Max Savransky

Max Savransky

LOYALTY DIRECTOR @ LOYALTY & REWARD CO

Max has over 8 years experience within the loyalty industry, both agency and client side. Most recently, he brought the highly successful HOYTS Rewards & Qantas partnership to market, including a world-first Point of Sale Qantas points redemption proposition. Prior to HOYTS, Max lead loyalty strategies at NEXT Hotel, Pureprofile and Pinpoint Marketing (Mastercard Loyalty Services). Max is an active crptocurrency trader.

Andrew Lowe

Andrew Lowe

MANAGING DIRECTOR @ PICO

Coming from 3-generations of retailers, Andrew is an Australian digital marketing pioneer – co-founding his first digital business in 1994 (acquired 1997). Andrew later held BDM and VP positions with AdTech and MarTech leaders including, DoubleClick(now Google), Epsilon and Omniture (now Adobe). Pointpal (his 4th and 2nd Digital business) was founded in late 2011 to help physical retailers connect with their shoppers using their smartphone. Andrew calls Sydney home but he commutes regularly between Australia the UK & US to support the international market growth of the PiCo retail platform.

Tony Nguyen

Tony Nguyen

Chief Technology Officer @ PICO

Tony is an experienced leader with over 25 years’ experience in building and driving value from Digital businesses, bringing together commercial awareness, product and marketing management and software engineering and Digital experience. He’s worked in Financial Services and Retail, holding leadership positions in both corporates and startups. Tony is also an experienced entrepreneur having started and exited several businesses of his own.

Michael Morris

Michael Morris

SENIOR ICO ADVISOR

Michael is an active blockchain investor and self-confessed ICO junkie. He trades a diverse portfolio of over 40 altcoins and has backed numerous projects at private, pre and public sale rounds. He advises a privately held DLT fund. He has been working in corporate finance for over 15 years, advising private and public companies across multiple sectors and has arranged reverse takeovers, listings and financings of public companies on the London, New York, Frankfurt and Toronto Stock Exchanges. In 2001 he established Strategic Finance, a London-based Swiss family office and corporate finance boutique, growing a portfolio of successful private equity investments before merging with a multi-family office in 2006. Since 2014 he has raised in excess of £250m for companies in the retail, fintech and premium finance sectors.

Paul Malcolm

Paul Malcolm

IT LEAd

Paul has 20+ years experience across marketing with 14 of those solely across Loyalty, Customer Engagement and Marketing Technology. Paul’s experience spans across Australia, Asia, EMEA and Latin America for Global Loyalty Leaders such as TIBCO Software, AIMIA and ICLP. Paul specialises in bridging the gap between business needs and technology, and flawless execution. Paul has pitched for, won, designed, modelled, implemented and run a range of programs for brands such as Marks & Spencer (UK), Red Bull (Austria), Sun International (South Africa), Flamengo FC (Brazil), and leading brands across Asia Pacific.

in the media

LoyaltyX receives $15,000 NSW government grant and eyes ICO with belief crypto is the future of loyalty programs
+ READ MORE

LoyaltyX launches new blockchain loyalty project UNSW
+ READ MORE

LoyaltyX targets mid-year ICO as it harnesses cryptocurrency to reinvent loyalty programs
+ READ MORE

UNSW launches first blockchain project
+ READ MORE

Loyalty programs get 21st century makeover
+ READ MORE

Ethereum Australian Students
+ READ MORE

NSW Government funded initiative sees students pay with Ether for loyalty program shake-up
+ READ MORE

Australian university giving Ether to students
+ READ MORE

Public Australian university rewards students with Ether
+ READ MORE

Australian university allows students to earn Ethereum from campus purchases
+ READ MORE

Sign up for our whitelist

Enter your email address to join our mailing list and receive the upcoming details about our Initial Koin Offering.

say hello

Got questions? Get in touch with us today

E hello@koinrewards.io

LoyaltyX Ltd
Eccleston Yards, 21 Eccleston Place
London SW1W 9NE, UK

Koin Rewards Location

© LoyaltyX 2018 | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Blog