Finder makes money from featured partners, but editorial opinions are our own. Advertiser disclosure

Top 29 NFT and cryptocurrency influencers in 2022

See original astro portrait NFTs of each personality.

Our list of the 29 most influential journalists in the crypto space celebrates those who unpack the impact of blockchain technology on our lives.

Noelle Acheson

Noelle Acheson NFT portrait

Billy Bambrough

Billy Bambrough NFT portrait

Thalia Beaty

Thalia Beaty NFT portrait

Nanok Bie

Nanok Bie NFT portrait

Sam Bourgi

Sam Bourgi NFT portrait

Ryan Browne

Ryan Browne NFT portrait

Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss

Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NFT portrait

Anthony Clarke

Anthony Clarke NFT portrait

Brady Dale

Brady Dale NFT portrait

Michael del Castillo

Michael del Castillo NFT portrait

Zheping Huang

Zheping Huang NFT portrait

Gareth Jenkinson

Gareth Jenkinson NFT portrait

Olga Kharif

Olga Kharif NFT portrait

Cade Metz

Cade Metz NFT portrait

Reggie Middleton

Reggie Middleton NFT portrait

Scott Nover

Scott Nover NFT portrait

Joanna Ossinger

Joanna Ossinger NFT portrait

Nathaniel Popper

Nathaniel Popper NFT portrait

Jamie Redman

Jamie Redman NFT portrait

Jeff Roberts

Jeff Roberts NFT portrait

Kate Rooney

Kate Rooney NFT portrait

Camila Russo

Nathaniel Popper NFT portrait

Nicholas Say

Nicholas Say NFT portrait

MacKenzie Sigalos

MacKenzie Sigalos NFT portrait

Aleksandar Svetski

Aleksandar Svetski NFT portrait

Aaron Van Wirdum

Aaron Van Wirdum NFT portrait

Paul Vigna

Paul Vigna NFT portrait

Oscar Williams-Grut

Oscar Williams-Grut NFT portrait

Tom Wilson

Tom Wilson NFT portrait
Finder commissioned artist Julie Garrington to create the above collection of NFTs that honor each of our NFT and cryptocurrency influencers.

How we chose this list

To create Finder’s list of the most influential names in crypto, we used Sparktoro (and some manual research) to narrow down the biggest evangelists in the crypto space based on the use of specific hashtags:

  • Crypto
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Bitcoin
  • Ethereum
  • Dogecoin
  • Tether
  • Binancecoin
  • USD Coin
  • Cardano
  • Solana
  • Polkadot
  • Avalanche
  • Shiba Inu

Written by

Bethany Hickey

Bethany Hickey is the banking editor and personal finance expert at Finder, specializing in banking, lending, insurance, and crypto. Bethany’s expertise in personal finance has garnered recognition from esteemed media outlets, such as Nasdaq, MSN, Yahoo Finance, GOBankingRates, SuperMoney, AOL and Newsweek. Her articles offer practical financial strategies to Americans, empowering them to make decisions that meet their financial goals. Her past work includes articles on generational spending and saving habits, lending, budgeting and managing debt. Before joining Finder, she was a content manager where she wrote hundreds of articles and news pieces on auto financing and credit repair for CarsDirect, Auto Credit Express and The Car Connection, among others. Bethany holds a BA in English from the University of Michigan-Flint, and was poetry editor for the university’s Qua Literary and Fine Arts Magazine. See full profile

More guides on Finder

Ask a Question provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Go to site