Horizen

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    Horizen is an end-to-end-encrypted system with zero-knowledge technology over which communications, data, or value can be securely transmitted and stored. It is an integration of revolutionary technologies that create a system over which innovation can accelerate by combining three functions that are traditionally done separately: 1) transactions 2) communication, and 3) competitive governance.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2017
    HQDelaware City, DE, US
    Websitehorizen.io

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)38(-7%)
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at Horizen

    Alberto Garoffolo

    Alberto Garoffolo

    Engineering Director
    Rosario Pabst

    Rosario Pabst

    Director Product & Engineering
    Lucy Wang

    Lucy Wang

    Marketing Director
    Jonathan Teplitsky

    Jonathan Teplitsky

    Growth Director
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    Horizen Office Locations

    Horizen has offices in Delaware City and Columbia
    Delaware City, DE, US (HQ)
    Delaware City, DE, USA
    Columbia, SC, US
    701 Gervais St #150
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    Horizen Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2017

    Horizen Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    86/100

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    Horizen Online and Social Media Presence

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    Horizen News and Updates

    ZenCash rebrands as Horizon

    ZenCash, the privacy-focused blockchain platform for borderless, decentralized communications and tr...

    BrandTuitive Renames Fast-growing ZenCash to Reflect Its Commitment to Responsible Privacy™

    NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BrandTuitive, NYC-based branding agency, has renamed fast-rising cryptocurrency ZenCash to Horizen. Horizen is a one-year-old blockchain project that stands apart from others in its commitment to protecting the privacy of its users. The new name...

    Horizen Blogs

    Important stZEN Update: Immediate Action Recommended

    Dear Horizen Community, On July 27th, we were notified by the StakeHound team of an update regarding an unfortunate event involving one of their custody providers that affected stZEN (Please read our announcement about this issue for details). The StakeHound team has now decided on the event. Stake…

    Celsius and Horizen Announce zkAudit -The First and Only Fully Decentralized and Privacy-Preserving Audit Blockchain

    The release of zkAudit marks a major milestone for the Horizen ecosystem. This is the first and only fully decentralized and privacy-enabled audit (proof of reserve) blockchain that doesn’t require any third-party validators. zkAudit is a complete and integration-ready blockchain built by Horizen L…

    Opening the Horizen Ecosystem Through ZenIPs

    Horizen Improvement Proposals or ZenIPs are a key element of transparent, collaborative, and stable governance. This initiative enhances open-source collaboration with the Horizen community.  What are Horizen Improvement Proposals or ZenIPs   A ZenIP describes a new feature or process, explains the…

    The Horizen Q2 Review

    In Q2, we focused on preparing Zendoo for our upcoming mainnet release and began growing our team in anticipation of the launch. We also celebrated our 4th anniversary as a project! HighlightsThis quarter the team maximized their efficiency and efforts to ensure a successful Zendoo mainnet launch. …

    ZEN Is Now Supported On Bitcoin.com Exchange

    We are excited to announce that ZEN is now listed on Bitcoin.com exchange. Their exchange platform aims to make cryptocurrency trading accessible to everyone, anywhere in the world. ZEN is available with USDT, BTC, and ETH pairs. About Bitcoin.com Bitcoin.com is a cryptocurrency exchange platform t…

    Statement about stETH:stZEN Issues

    Dear Horizen community, On May 2nd, our partner StakeHound informed us of an unfortunate event involving one of their custody providers that could affect stZEN liquidity providers in stZEN:stETH liquidity pool. 38,178 of StakeHound’s staked Ethereum may have been rendered inaccessible to the StakeH…
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    Horizen Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Horizen founded?

      Horizen was founded in 2017.

    • Who are Horizen key executives?

      Horizen's key executives are Alberto Garoffolo, Rosario Pabst and Lucy Wang.

    • How many employees does Horizen have?

      Horizen has 38 employees.

    • Who are Horizen competitors?

      Competitors of Horizen include Blockchain, Bison Trails and IOST.

    • Where is Horizen headquarters?

      Horizen headquarters is located at Delaware City, DE, USA, Delaware City.

    • Where are Horizen offices?

      Horizen has offices in Delaware City and Columbia.

    • How many offices does Horizen have?

      Horizen has 2 offices.