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Tenafly, USA
4 Thatcher Rd.
Tenafly, NJ, 07670
Tel Aviv, ISR


President & CTO


TOTAL $22.5M
Series A, 2006
Crossbar Capital
Venture Round, 10/2008
Patriot Capital Funding



BitWine was developed by Elad Baron and Alon Cohen, leading experts in Voice over IP and Internet security technologies who previously founded VocalTec and Whale Communications. The service has created an Internet based service that enables individuals, in real time, to Search, Buy, and Sell services. BitWine’s platform provides a trusted environment where services are rendered in real time using high quality video and audio combined with instant payments.

BitWine’s initial strategic product partners are Skype and PayPal.

The company was acquired by Monster Venture Partners in October 2008.

Recent Milestones

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    BitWine — VC Firm Buys Ownership In Israeli Advise Site Bitwine (10/8/08)
    Posted 10/21/08 at 3:38pm via
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    BitWine received $21M in Venture Round funding. (10/5/08)
    Posted 10/5/08 at 5:07pm via
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    BitWine added Michael Mazyar as software creator. (1/1/06)
    Posted 9/16/10 at 11:05am
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    BitWine received $1.5M in Series A funding. (1/1/06)
    Posted 4/3/08 at 11:14am
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    BitWine added Elad Baron as President & CTO.
    Posted 4/4/08 at 4:58am
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    BitWine added Alon Cohen as CEO US Operation, Co-founder.
    Posted 2/5/08 at 2:44pm




Nutrition Advisors Network
Launch DateJanuary 1, 2008

The Nutrition Advisors’ Networkâ„¢, is powered by BitWine, and connects a world of nutrition professionals at your fingertips.

Full audio and video capabilities provide online interaction, bringing the advisor’s office right into the client living room. Their searchable directory allows users to find the nutritionist with exactly the specialty they are looking for.

So whether you are looking for nutrition advice or if you are a professional nutritionist wanting to move your office online, BitWine’s Nutrition Advisors’ Networkâ„¢ is a useful resource.

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Above: Nutrition Advisors Network Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/5/08

Tech Advisors Network
Launch DateDecember 30, 2007

The Nutrition Advisors’ Networkâ„¢, is powered by BitWine, and connects a world of technology professionals.

We are also a community of technical knowledge-seekers who are looking to learn from the wisdom of those around us.

Therefore, whether you would like to profit from your experience as a Technical Advisor, get advice from some of the best, as a Client, or profit from your marketing skills as an Affiliate, the Tech Advisors’ Network is the place for you.

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Above: Tech Advisors Network Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/5/08

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