The very first Influencer Awards took place in via a live event held in NYC as a part of the 2018 Consensus Activities, w/ Omar Bham of Crypt0 News taking home top honors!
The next year saw the awards held via a 20+ Influencer Livestream w/ Crypto Zombie being crowed 2019's Influencer of the Year!
For 2020 the awards took place during the Covid-19 charity inspired Virtual Blockchain Week, and saw the year's previous winner Crypto Zombie tie w/ Anthony Pompliano for "2020 Influencer of the Year" honors!
For 2021 the awards returned to its initial Physical incarnation, via a two day in person event hosted by DCentral for Miami’s Art Basel Week, which saw Bitboy Crypto & Altcoin Daily tie for top prize!
Unlike previous years where creators could be be nominated in multiple categories, they are only nominated in the single category in which they received the most votes.
In years prior, nominees were determined by an academy of ones peers, this year the event attendees determine the nominations.
If you would like to join the academy for future events please fill this form!
Fan's can join in the process by helping select the Golden UpVote Recipient via the form at the bottom of the page!
Voting for the 2022 will take place on October 28th, and last until November 28th!
To participate in polls please scroll down below and cast your votes!!
The winners will be announced live during select panels during DCentral Miami from November 28th & 29th.
Attendees will also be able to cast their votes IRL @ the conference itself, via the W3IA '22 exhibitor booth. Votes cast in real life hold more weight, and are the equivalent of x2 online ballots.
DCentral Miami is a NFT, Meta, & GameFi centric conference that launched in 2021! This year's event is once again being held during Miami's famed Art Basel Week @ Downtown Miami's James L Knight Center!
This award recognizes influencers that are doing extraordinary, and selfless acts within the space.
Every single person nominated within this section is deserving of an award, and as such will be provided with custom made "Hodl Championship Belts" - these belts are visually different that the standard BIA belts and are made possible due to a sponsorship by Monarch Wallet!
There will not be a winner announced within this category, as everyone listed is a winner. :-)
For Consistently Giving Content Creators A Physical Stage To Share Their Voice
For Being The Premier Crypto Influencer Project Vetter & Community Manager Since 2017
For Inspirational Perseverance; Shortly After Winning The 2018 IFOTY Award, Omar's Channel Was Shadowbanned By YouTube, Yet He Still Passionately Puts Out Daily Content
For Working From Within The Shadows To Help Influencer's w/ Their Business Development Needs, While Never Seeking The Limelight For Himself
For Furthering Mass Adoption By Spearheading The Visual Tutorial Style That Resonated So Well w/ Mainstream Audiences Looking To Dive Into Crypto For The Very First Time
For Taking A Huge Risk By Launching World's Very First IRL NFT Galley, & Then Trailblazing The Practice Of Providing Creators a Perma-Venue By Which To Showcase Their Work
For Spearheading IRL Meet-Ups For Content Creators & Trailblazing The Gold Standard For Content Creators Looking To Interact w/ Their Fans (Wendy's 1st Meet-Up Was in 2018)
For Being The First Teenage Crypto Creator & Helping Trailblaze The Web3 Youth Movement; Ryan Rotolo launched his channel in 2017!
For Being A Good Sport About These Stupid Awards, & Always Lending His Participating In Spite Of His Mainstream Fame & Countless Other (Much More Important 💩) Commitments
For Being The Original Behind The Scenes Guru, & Helping Influencers Create & Produce "On The Ground" Event Based Content (Years Active: 2017 - 2020)
For Being A Reliable Event MC & Helping Crypto Content Creators Secure Event (Panel, Keynote, Attendance) Slots Since 2017
For Being A Badass Motherfucker That ALWAYS Gave Influencers The Time Of Day, & Treated Everyone w/ Equal Respect No Matter Their Size, Content Style, or Personal Beliefs
This is an award that is 100% determined by the fans.
Use the contact form at the bottom of the page to nominate whichever Influencer, NFT, or DeFi Project that you think deserves special recognition!
2021 (Tie) , 2020 (Tie) & 2019 Winner: Bitboy Crypto
2021 (Tie) Winner: Crypto Banter
2020 (Tie) Winner: Chico Crypto
Cassius Cuvée will close Day 1 of the Influencer Awards w/ a live performance!
Catch the show Monday, November 28th @ 12:00PM via DCentral Miami's NFT Stage!
Cassius Cuvée is a recording artist based out of Oakland California. Cassius is notorious for blending Hip Hop w/ Web3 Education!
Cassius's goal is to use music as a means to further mass adoption of decentralized concepts.
This Panel featured Bitboy Crypto, Rice Crypto, Hack Crypto, Crypto Blood, & MineYourBiz -- hosted by Justin "JChains" Custardo w/ moderation by Adam Charles.
This Panel featured Austin & Aaron Arnold of "Altcoin Daily", Crypto WendyO, Bitboy Crypto, Tom Crown Crypto, and Ian Ballina w/ moderation by Adam Charles.
If you would like further information about the event then please visit the link above. If you have any questions specifically pertaining to the Blockchain Influencer Awards then you may use the form to your left to send a question.
Please keep in mind these these are all in good fun, and should not be taken too seriously!