JAN 30, 2024
Bithumb’s college student supporter group Thumbs Up kicks off
South Korea’s second-largest cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb held a ceremony on Monday at the Bithumb Customer Center in Seoul to celebrate the commencement of the exchange’s supporter group, Thumbs Up, according to an article published by local news site Digital Daily on Tuesday (KST). The group consists of 20 university students interested in crypto and crypto exchanges who were recruited after a two-week application period starting on Dec. 13.
Pushing towards advancements in crypto
"The open-mindedness and unconventional outlook of Bithumb's college student supporters will have a positive impact on Bithumb and the blockchain industry," said Kim Young-jin, Head of Business Support at Bithumb. "We look forward to the Thumbs Up supporters and Bithumb working together to create great projects."
Cultivating young innovative minds
The supporters will have a total of three months until the deadline on April 29 to propose ideas for improving Bithumb and create social media content related to the exchange's services and companies.
Bithumb stated that it would award prizes of KRW 5 million and KRW 2 million to one team and five individuals, respectively, based on their dedication and performance. The winners will also get the opportunity to become interns or official Bithumb ambassadors.