Fourth Wave Energy, Inc. or (the “Company”), (OTCQB: FWAV) is pleased to announce, the closing of its acquisition of EdgeMode Inc. (EdgeMode) to enter the crypto mining industry, with an initial focus on bitcoin mining. EdgeMode is led by a global team of experienced tech entrepreneurs with office locations and employees in Chicago, London and San Francisco Bay Area.
EdgeMode currently has mining operations in New York and Illinois with planned expansion to multiple other US locations in 2022 and beyond. Scale and profitability is forecasted through a growth strategy that is underpinned by large scale US-based hosted capacity and long-term hardware purchasing agreements.
EdgeMode is focused on rapid growth and deployment of U.S.-based data center locations, generating ever-increasing hash rate and Bitcoin production. In addition to cryptocurrency mining, EdgeMode provides high-performance compute solutions.
"With the fast pace and demand for the industry, I anticipate moving toward a full uplisting to NASDAQ or equivalent exchange within the year. We will move forward with that goal in mind,"
stated Joseph Isaacs, current CEO of Fourth Wave Energy.
Mr. Joseph Isaacs will remain with the company post merger as a consultant, Mr. Charlie Faulkner and Simon Wajcenberg will be coming in to serve on the board and act as executive management.
Charlie Faulkner is an entrepreneur, tech executive and angel investor with extensive experience in Europe and Silicon Valley. He co-founded North Block Capital and led global business development for Manage.com, growing revenue from $0–$100M. Charlie is an advisor to several tech startups and funds.
Simon Wajcenberg is an experienced entrepreneur with a solid track record. He co-founded North Block Capital and founded Stocknet.co.uk and TMN, which was listed on the LSE with a greater than $100 million market cap. Simon is on several Boards, has vast experience in M&A and won an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award.