Amazon Best-selling Author and Crypto-currency Expert visits Kansas City for Lecture

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“Kansas City’s 10-20 cryptocurrency mining facilities, recent blockchain news and two blockchain clubs caught my attention,” said Tom McMurrain, The 7th Disruption author.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. August 08, 2018

Amazon best-selling author, Tom McMurrain, will be visiting Kansas City on August 24 to give a free lecture that will explore blockchain technology’s growth, discuss cryptocurrency and note the economic impact of blockchain technology in Kansas City. Kansas City has 10-20 cryptocurrency mining facilities, residents can even use bitcoin to purchase a Tesla and it has not one but two blockchain organizations (i.e., New Currency University and KC Bitcoin Club).

Tom McMurrain authored The 7th Disruption: The Rise of the Digital Currency Billionaire (, which delves into the dynamic market disruptions created by technological advances. His book details how and why disruptions create trillion dollar markets, reshape human culture, bankrupt companies (Blockbuster Video vs. Redbox), disrupt industries (taxis vs. Uber) and transform countries.

“In the last 100 years, six disruptions notably TV, Internet, email, mobile, e-commerce, and social media have created thousands of multi-billion dollar industries. Global banks, financial institutions and even governments are moving into blockchain and cryptocurrency applications. This includes the UK’s central bank, Qatar’s commercial bank, Tennessee’s smart contracts, Nevada, Delaware, Dubai and Canada,” said Tom McMurrain, The 7th Disruption author. “My mission is to educate as many people as possible regarding the true impact of blockchain and cryptocurrency. Blockchain technology possesses the potential to lift more people out of poverty than any other human advance in history.”

People can attend Tom McMurrain’s free blockchain and cryptocurrency lecture on Friday, August 24, at 6:30pm at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty Street, in Overland Park. The lecture will cover the evolution of blockchain, how cryptocurrency has created wealth faster than any other technology in history, how people can participate in this trend and the potential economic impact for Kansas.

About Tom McMurrain
Tom McMurrain is the author of an Amazon best seller – The 7th Disruption: The Rise of the Digital Currency Billionaire. He highlights business models that disrupt companies, industries and countries. Speaking to audiences around the world, he is known for his ability to help people clearly understand what digital currency is and how people can make it part of their lifestyle. His thesis is that blockchain is a major disruptor and that it will lift more people out of poverty than any other technological advance in human history.

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