Our Approach

Aspire was created under the vision of  Michael Terpin and Jim Blasko. After years of working together in the Bitcoin and blockchain space, they realized a better asset solution platform was needed. Aspire was built to replace the existing platforms and their associated problems.

Our Story

Michael Terpin and Jim Blasko formed bCommerce labs in 2015 to facilitate the creation of their ideas, into working projects and platforms.

Meet the Aspire Team

Our team is built on 30 years of experience in the field of cryptography and blockchain development.

Jim Blasko

Aspire Founder and CEO

Jim Blasko is the founder and CEO of Aspire. Jim appeared in the crypto space in late 2010 and has been building blockchains and platforms since the birth of Unbreakablecoin in 2013. Jim Blasko also co founded bCommerce Labs with Michael Terpin and Bitcoin Talk Radio with Tom King. Blasko has been featured on CNBC, NABC, and covered by internet publications such as SlashDot, Coindesk, Bitcoinist, KLAS

Michael Terpin

Aspire Co Founder

Michael Terpin has been a leader in the cryptocurrency space since 2013. He is the co-founder of bCommerce Labs and Aspire with Jim Blasko. Michael is currently the CEO of Transform Group and CoinAgenda.

Michael is a member of the Satoshi Roundtable and was the co founder of BitAngels, and the founder of Marketwired.

Matt Smith

Aspire Team Developer

Matt Smith has worked in developing platforms for crypto since 2013. Matt Smith and Jim Blasko have been working together since 2014 on advanced blockchain technologies.  He is a lead developer on both the  Aspire platform and the gAsp blockchain. Matt has dedicated countless hours to Aspire and it's technical success.

Damir Besic

Cryptographer & Web Developer

Damir has been providing services around blockchain, and contributing as a crypto advisor since 2013. He started working with Jim on Unbreakablecoin, which blossomed into a log lasting friendship and partnership.



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Developers Wanted

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David Suzuki

Community Manager

David came on board in 2017 to help manage the community of Aspire. He manages the facebook, twitter, slack, and social sites.