About Steven Dobesh

Co-Founder and President

Steven Dobesh formerly worked at the Pentagon, Joint Chiefs of Staff, as the Technology & Innovation Chief for the Logistics Directorate. In that role, he was the Joint Staff Subject Matter Expert on Blockchain; architected and led the first Department of Defense blockchain pilot to secure the digital thread of additive manufacturing (3D printing); and established and led the DoD’s only Blockchain Community of Interest focused on widespread adoption and implementation. Steven routinely gives speeches to Industry addressing the DoD’s use of blockchain. Prior to being assigned to the Pentagon, Steven was a Navy pilot. He has over 17 years of military and leadership experience, including multiple deployments to the Middle East, Western Pacific, and South America. He and his wife, Andrea have a son and daughter. When they have spare time, they both enjoy Live Music – ranging from Country, Alternative, to EDM. In March they will be moving to San Diego, CA.