Life and Career
Dawn has spent 20 years of her career in the internet and technology space and has worked for NetZero , Microcom , and InterAccess .  Dawn is considered an Industry expert in rapidly scaling support & billing teams and was able to create award-winning services while maintaining low cost operations by leveraging technology while keeping employee churn low. 
Newton discovered Bitcoin in February of 2014 after attending a conference in San Francisco .  At the time, she was looking for a project that would leverage technology that would beneficial to technology.  She and Justin Newton would later found Netki and their first project would be converting Bitcoin address strings into easy-to-remember names.