Jeremy Kauffman

Jeremy Kauffman stands outside LBRY’s office in downtown Manchester.

W hen Jeremy Kauffman launched his startup company LBRY Inc. in 2016, he hoped to dethrone YouTube and similar video-sharing companies with the same blockchain technology that Bitcoin used to redefine the notion of money.

He didn’t reckon on having to deal with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Jeremy Kauffman

Jeremy Kauffman stands in his offices in downtown Manchester on June 18, 2021. His company, LBRY, employs 15 people, most of whom work remotely.