Miami was at the center of the Bitcoin world this week with a giant conference celebrating the cryptocurrency in town.
Miami also continues to become the year round capital of cryptocurrency, with two new crypto companies announcing last week they would move here, creating hundreds of jobs.
According to the New York Times, lines to get into the Bitcoin conference in Wynwood stretched for more than a mile on Friday, with a reporter saying it was the largest crowd they had witnessed since the pandemic.
Overall, at least 12,000 attended the conference, the paper reported. Those in town included top tech founders, including Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel.
Last week, two major crypto companies announced they would move to Miami and create hundreds of high-paying jobs.