Jamaican spice guy gets $2,6m USD payout from cryptocurrency exchange in response to his success in raising funds in crypto, a company representative said.
“We have now reached an agreement with the company and they are paying us $1,6 million USD,” the representative told CoinDesk.
The payout is part of the company’s ongoing efforts to build out a business around Jamaican spices.
“The company was founded by an African-American man and has since grown into a global market leader in the Jamaican market.
Its focus is on developing a full suite of products that are specifically targeted at Jamaican customers, which will allow it to expand into more markets,” the rep said.
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