Did you know?

GBRL *Industry has seen little or no innovation over the last 30 to 40 years resulting in the following statistics

$45 Billion

have been left unused in gift
cards in the U.S in last 10 years

31%

consumers in the U.S. have
never redeemed their credit card
rewards

$160 Billion

is the annual value of
unredeemed loyalty points
in the U.S.

"A process which brings about something new leads to the demise of whatever existed before it and the
new innovation deconstructs the long standing arrangements"
- Joseph Schumpeter

ZAGG Protocol Features

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Public Private Consensus

A strong architecture with Hybrid nature

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Interoperability

Customers can spend points across programs

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Dollar Value to Points

Assigned monetary value for points gained

transfer of points
Transfer of points

Real-time exchange of points with peers

Giftcards
Transfer of Gift Cards

Exchange your gift cards with others

cross-sell
Cross Selling

Sell products to customers of different programs

business Intelligence
Business Intelligence

Strong user analytics helps to promote business

Global
Run Global Programs

Provides global outreach to businesses

branded points
Branded Points

Merchants can create their own branded points

instore engagement
In-store Customer Engagement

ZAGG IoT will enable in-store engagement for customers and merchants

ZAGG Consensus

P2P Exchange

Distributed applications can use ZAGG Protocol's Exchange feature to trade GBRL * assets.

Gift Cards Exchange

Loyalty Points Exchange

Our Team

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Raj N Phani
Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

RAJ N PHANI

A serial entrepreneur, angel investor and a blockchain evangelist, Raj has built successful businesses in prepaid payments, internet, retail and brand merchandising.

An alumnus of the prestigious New York University, Raj is pioneering blockchain technology and adopting it in Zaggle for global expansion.

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Ram Gollamudi
Chief Executive Officer

Ram Gollamudi

He is an entrepreneur, investor and engineer. More recently, he was the Founder & CEO of Edutor Technologies, a venture backed mobile SaaS company in the education space. Prior to that, Ram was a venture capitalist at Mission Ventures.

He is an alumni from IIT Madras (Electronics and Communications) and has an MS from Iowa State University (Computer and Electrical Engineering) and MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management.

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Paul Reddy
Global CTO

Paul Reddy

Paul is a thought leader in blockchain and emerging technologies like blockchain protocols, cryptocurrency, DLT (Distributed Ledger Technology), Mobility & IoT. He has 25+ years of experience working in the realm of Rewards, Mobility and Omni-channel digital media.

With over 20+ years of experience in Product Management, he has led technical teams in deploying critical financial processing services with innovative ideas across technologies.

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Amit Mehta
Chief Marketing Officer

Amit Mehta

He has co-founded multiple startups including Basix Sub-I Transactions Limited, which revolutionized the banking sector by banking the unbanked and underserved markets. He has also founded Bartronics India Limited, the pioneer in the Barcode, RFID, Biometrics and IoT space in India.

Amit holds a postgraduate degree in Business Information Technology Systems from University of Strathclyde and a postgraduate degree in Management from University of Teesside, specialising in International Marketing.

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Megnath Bellamkonda
Chief Social Media Strategist

Megnath Bellamkonda

Meghanath is the Chief Marketing Officer at The Next Big Thing, a digital marketing and advertising firm based in Hyderabad with offices in London and Singapore.

Meghanath holds a Master’s Degree in Marketing and International Business from the Fortune Institute of International Business and is a certified Inbound Marketing Specialist.

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Sergey Petkevich
Blockchain Solution Architect

Sergey Petkevich

Sergey is the founder of multiple successful blockchain startups with more than 6 years of experience in blockchain technologies.

A pioneer in blockchain ecosystem, Sergey joined the blockchain movement in early 2012, realising the immense potential it holds in changing the global technology landscape and founded a successful blockchain development company in Minsk, Belarus which created a range of blockchain related solutions. Sergey was a part of the Dubai Future Accelerators, 2017.

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Sahith Gummadi
AVP-Blockchain Products

Sahith Gummadi

A blockchain technology & product enthusiast, Sahith was part of the core team at Paytm which was responsible for launching their Payments Bank feature, one of the first in India. Sahith was also the product manager for the revolutionary Paytm QR code payments, which enabled a million merchants in India to accept payments digitally.

Sahith holds an MBA from the Faculty of Management Studies under the prestigious Delhi University.

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Ravikanth Andhavarapu
Lead Blockchain Developer

Ravikanth Andhavarapu

He has over 7 years of experience working in various fields of technology. A known name in the Indian blockchain space, Ravikanth has spearheaded blockchain development workshops. Along with having explored Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS, and Hyperledger, Ravikanth has also exposure in building microservices based architecture for transin.in involving Kafka, Docker, Microservices, serverless.

Ravikanth is a graduate of the prestigious IIT Madras with Masters in Aerospace Engineering.

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Kandipalli Venkatesh
Lead Blockchain Developer

Kandipalli Venkatesh

A problem solver, Venkatesh has extensive experience in building the right technology for any company. Having co-founded one of the most successful startups in India, RentoMojo, Venkatesh can be credited for designing technology to bring a highly fragmented market together.

He is a graduate of the prestigious IIT Madras.

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Rohan Puri
Product Manager - Blockchain

Rohan Puri

Rohan has worked as a fellow with the FinTech team at Bank of Baroda, as part of the Bank’s Sayajirao Gaekwad Fellowship Program. He also worked as a technology consultant at Deloitte, working on business transformations across industries for Fortune 500 companies.

As a startup enthusiast, he was one of the founding members of a food-tech startup (backed by Tim Draper) he helped set up.

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Srivishnu Ayyagari
UI/UX - Manager

Srivishnu Ayyagari

He is an innovator, technophile and an entrepreneur. He founded Greenline Labs, an IoT based startup right after graduation. He has also worked in web technologies, IoT frameworks and designing user experience.

He is trained as a Young Leader from the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and graduated in Business Management from GVP School of Management Studies.

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Anu Prasad S P
Lead Designer

Anu Prasad S P

Anu Prasadh Raja S.P. has over 8 years of experience in product design and consulting companies. Previously, he has worked with Shaw Academy as a Senior User Experience Researcher and has also led the growth hack team from the front.

Anu Prasadh has designed end-to-end Learning Management System (LMS) for some of the world’s top publishers like John Wiley and Sons, For Dummies, McGraw Hill and Edulastic.

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Vidhya Bharathi
Content Manager

Vidhya Bharathi

Vidhya is a content manager who has previously worked with news channels, digital publications and advertising firm. A broadcast journalist by education, Vidhya has worked with the Times Group. More recently, with advertising firm Wieden Kennedy, she worked closely with the Indian Government on the Make in India campaign.

Vidhya has a professional degree in Broadcast Journalism from one of Asia's premier journalism school, Asian College of Journalism.

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Mitali Bansal
Manager
Strategic Partnerships & Alliances

Mitali Bansal

Mitali Bansal is an experienced sales & marketing professional. Previously, she was working with 3M India as a Key Accounts Manager, servicing customers across multiple geographies and different industries.

She has an MBA from the prestigious Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.


Advisors

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Vinny Lingham
Co-Founder
Civic.com

Vinny Lingham

Vinny is a serial technology entrepreneur with significant experience in Gift card, Customer Engagement and Identity Management. He is the CEO and co-founder of Civic Technologies, a leader in identity management in the Blockchain world.

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Llew Claasen
Executive Director
Bitcoin Foundation

Llew Claasen

Llew is a go-to-market strategist who co-founded Clicks2Customers (later NMPI Digital), a global digital marketing agency with annual billings in excess of $100 million, and Synthasite (later renamed as Yola). Llew is also the Executive Director of the Bitcoin Foundation.

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Michael Terpin
Founder & CEO
Transform Group

Michael Terpin

Michael Terpin is the founder and CEO of Transform Group, the world leader in blockchain and ICO PR and advisory services for 75 ICOs. He has founded multiple companies and is on the advisory board of successful ICOs like Aion, Humaniq, Storm, VideoCoin, and WAX.

Terpin holds an MFA from SUNY at Buffalo and dual BA in journalism and English from Syracuse University.

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Avinash Godkhindi
Managing Director & CEO
Zaggle.in

Avinash Godkhindi

An international Fintech & Payments leader with over a decade and a half experience in 12 countries, across 5 continents. Avinash is an experienced senior executive with successful international tenures at ING Bank, Barclays, Citicorp, Misys International and NIIT Technologies, among others.

As the CEO of Zaggle, Avinash has been driving the company forward, helping it to grow at an exponential pace.

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Dr. Srikanth Sundararajan
General Partner
Ventureast Ex-CTO, Cognizant

Dr. Srikanth Sundararajan

He has 25+ years of international experience in the software product and services space. He has worked with HP, Informix in the US and was part of the executive leadership team at HCL, the worldwide CTO at Cognizant and the COO at Persistent. In the US he successfully founded his own start up, Pretzel Logic Software Inc.

He holds a B.Tech degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and an MS/Ph.D in Computer and Information Sciences from University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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DR. BHAVYA KAILKHURA
Advisor
Consensus Algorithm

DR. BHAVYA KAILKHURA

With over 30 published papers on machine learning, AI, high-dimensional data analysis, signal processing, and optimization to his name, Bhavya’s research now revolves around safe and robust decentralized optimization and fusion for autonomous collaborative UAV drones.

Bhavya has a PhD from the famous Syracuse University and is currently serving as Machine Learning Research Scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

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DR. PREM UPPULURI
Advisor
Network Security and Protocol

DR. PREM UPPULURI

He is a Professor and Director at the Centre for Information Security at the prestigious Radford University. He has many accolades to his name for his research in the field of Network security.

He has a Ph.D in Computer Science from Stony Brook University and MS in Computer Science from Iowa State University, USA and B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering, from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.

Partners

Projects from all over the world are building on ZAGG Protocol to personalize customer engagement and increase ROI.
Zaggle is our first beta partner.

Crypto Partners

Merchants

Giftcards

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Roadmap

Frequently Asked Questions

ZAGG Protocol TM is world's first infrastructure blockchain for GBRL industry that allows for thousands of brands, millions of merchants, build and offer truly valuable programs to billions of consumers worldwide. We are creating an ecosystem to empower businesses with right customer acquisition and engagement tools and provide unique use cases for customers on the lines of interoperability, transferability and personalized offerings.

* Public Private Consensus
* Interoperability
* Dollar Value to Points
* Transfer of points
* Transfer of gift cards
* Cross Selling
* Business Intelligence
* Branded Points
* Run Global Programs
* ZAGG IoT In-Store Customer Engagement

You can purchase ZAGG tokens during presale and public sale.

Token sale date would be announced soon. Stay tuned and join our Telegram channel at https://t.me/zaggprotocol

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