BASE.INFO team has interviewed Sarkis A. Tsaoussian the CEO of iLink2Music project. We have asked the most topical questions to get acquainted with the project and to learn the future plans of the iLink2Music team.
Please welcome, Sarkis A. Tsaoussian.
Please describe your company/project in 2 sentences.
iLink2Music is an emerging tailor-made music entertainment social media platform powered by blockChain, uniting artists, executives & music lovers worldwide, regardless of their age, experience, race or beliefs. Very basically : America's got talent but online
Why did you decide that blockchain should be the basis of your project?
Because we believe in the technology of blockchain and specifically because we don't want to be like the other shows/companies, we want to be transparent and tamper free.
Why did you launch the ICO? Was it the only option to collect the funds?
It was the best option to collect funds, specifically with the technology side of things, knowing that we are building our own blockchain.
Briefly describe your team. Why these people became the engine of your project?
They are people who have worked over 25 years with A list stars and very well known people, even managed A list stars, they are the ones that we have worked with for years and this is the team that can easily get us to have whatever we need especially with the A list stars.
The rest of the team is a huge foundation that took care of all the tech, smart contracts, website, building the team that it takes to have everything secure and in perfect shape.
What are the main centerpiece and the highlight of your project? What will attract the investors' attention?
The highlight of our project is that we are giving the opportunity to people to showcase their talent in front of A list stars online without having to fly and book hotels and wait hours outside in line not knowing if they will have the chance to showcase themselves or not. All of this online and giving the winners prizes of very high caliber. All of it under a secure and transparent platform and technology.
What are your thoughts about ICO marketing? Can it be really effective due to all the restrictions and other phenomenas?
Of course, depending on the market always but, yes if there is a good ratio between private investors and public investors, it is always good. It is essential. Without awareness, there is nothing.
Why is your project better than your competitors?
Because we don't have competitors, we are transparent, we are tamper free, we have our own technology, our product is already finished, accessible to everyone in the world, giving people opportunities to showcase their talent and take to the next level, thing that they could never get like this ever before.
What are the major ways of monetization for your project?
Using the coins as currency for people to participate, highlight themselves, grow faster, build awareness faster and of course: ADS. It is a social media at the end of the day. Social medias like facebook make around 90% of their revenue with ads.
Which markets are the most attractive for you right now? Do you take in consideration the USA and other countries with the legal restrictions for the crypto crowdfundings?
Asia definitely for crowdfunding.
Describe your project in 3 years? Will it change something in the world?
It will be the main social media for talented people, a form of LinkedIn and Facebook and Instagram but way better.