Adelyn Zhou

Member Since 2022

Adelyn Zhou

Chief Marketing Officer

Chainlink Labs

New York State

Adelyn Zhou is a business leader and bestselling author who is passionate about the intersection of marketing, Web3, and the future of work. She has worked with some of the world's top companies and fastest-growing startups on growth, blockchain applications, and applied artificial intelligence. She is recognized as a top influencer by Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., Wired, Hubspot and many others. She started her career at the Boston Consulting Group and later led growth efforts at Amazon, Nextdoor, and Eventbrite. She is an internationally recognized speaker at conferences such as SXSW, CES, Inbound, and DLD.


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June 28th, 2022

15 ways the DeFi industry can build credibility and garner more adoption

To garner more adoption, the DeFi industry must proactively address both actual and perceived barriers to entry. 


Chainlink Labs

Chainlink Labs is the leading provider of secure and reliable open-source blockchain oracle solutions, enhancing smart contracts by connecting them to a wide range of off-chain data sources and computations, such as asset prices, web APIs, IoT devices, payment systems, and more. We are dedicated to the development and integration of Chainlink as the standard decentralized oracle framework used by smart contracts across any blockchain. At Chainlink Labs, we empower the broader Chainlink community and build world-class oracle solutions for global enterprises such as Google and Oracle and development teams at the forefront of the smart contract ecosystem, including Aave, Synthetix, and many more. Through a fusion of principled academic research and an industry focus on user needs, our mission is to enable the next generation of smart contracts and usher in a new age of economic fairness, transparency, and efficiency.