Blockchain app platform Lisk hires PR agency

Lisk has added two new developers to its team, the company said.

The platform has also hired the services of Transform PR to handle its public relations during the launch and after.

Isabella Dell and Francois-Xavier Thoorens are the latest members to join the Lisk team after Joel Fernandez, who joined the founding team as the Lisk Community Manager by the end of March.

The Lisk team now has five people including Max Kordek and Oliver Beddows. Isabella will be bringing her proficiency in SQL and databases to work alongside Francois-Xavier Beddows, who is an expert in Node.JS. The duo will be working on preparing the Lisk platform for the impending launch.

Transform PR is part of Transform Group LLC, owned by Michael Terpin who founded Marketwire — one of the leading international newswires. Transform PR mainly focuses on new paradigms and markets which include cryptocurrency sector. It has handled public relations for over 40 firms in the sector since 2013.

Started earlier this year, Lisk is a decentralized start-up, founded by two former Crypti team members Max Kordek and Oliver Beddows. Lisk is an open source platform written in JavaScript. It is positioned as an alternative to the Ethereum platform and allows developers to create blockchain-based applications easily using JavaScript and the publicly available Lisk SDK.