Ski fast and take chances.
Hi, I'm Garrett. I consider myself extremely ambitious, and historically lucky when it comes to business ventures. My current objective in life is to better society, through whatever means necessary. I thoroughly enjoy innovating, and working on, projects that will somehow positively affect people. I aim to always be an employer, never an employee.
Founder and CEOCognitive MiningMarch 2012 - Present
- I built the company from the ground up, starting with a typical sixteen year old budget of $40, I've grown the company to the extent of having a net worth of over $400,000 USD.
- Publicly traded on the Global Bitcoin Stock Exchange (This exchange has recently closed down, and we are making the move to a new one)
- In March of 2012 my IPO sold out within 3 days, initially raising 2500 bitcoins, which at the time was just over $10,000 USD.
- Cognitive is recognized for being the most transparent, shareholder-friendly, and efficient mining company.
- Some have tried to clone the business model and inherently the success of Cognitive, and none have come close to matching it.
- Bitcoin Mining Bond Issuance Company -- Synergy Mining
- Bitcoin Dispenser
- Bitcoin Mining Pool Development
- Arbitrage. Lots and lots of arbitrage. The bitcoin markets are extremely volatile.
Learning the RopesAMI Machining, Inc.June 2009 -Hayden, ID
As soon as I was of age (14), my neighbor John Grimm hired me to work in his extremely high-tech die making shop, AMI Machining, where I operated various electron discharge machines.
- Learned much about miscellaneous types of metals and how to cut them down to the hundred thousandth of an inch using electron discharge machining technologies.
- Performed miscellaneous tasks, varying from petty chores to managing network infrastructure to operating million dollar operations where one wrong keystroke can disable a machine for months.
Cryptography, High School G.E.Stanford OnlineAugust 2012 -October 2012
- Introduction to Cryptography
- Cryptography II
- Business Management
- Linux Familiarity
- Public Relations
- Technology in General
- Computer Science
- Server Maintenece
applicable knowledge and experience gain, hardware and software, communication methods and technology, civil rights defense, actively opposing and combating censorship, flight, skiing, travel, economics, gadgets, and quite a bit more.