Time Magazine, one of the most influential publications in the world, is now looking for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) who feels comfortable with cryptocurrencies at a time when it has released 3 special edition NFT magazine covers for auction.
The publication, which is set to be 100 years old in 2 years, is now looking for a new CFO who can “help guide its transformation” from a legacy to an innovative business. In addition to more than 7 years in executive leadership positions, the job requires applicants to have “comfort with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies”.
New Opportunities at Time Magazine
The post of CFO is currently held by Christopher Gaydos, a veteran in the financial industry who has been in the position since late 2008 and would be replaced by the applicant selected for the position.
Keith A. Grossman, President and Board Member of Time Magazine, tweeted early on Match 22nd sharing the news that Time Digital subscriptions would accept cryptocurrencies as a method of payment within 30 days.
Time Auctions 3 Special Edition NFT Magazine Covers
Time announced back on March 22nd the launch of its 3 first-ever Non-Fungible Token (NFT) magazine covers created specifically to be auctioned to collectors or other interested parties who bid before March 24th.
The 3 covers are inspired by the “Is God Dead” cover from back in 1966, one of the magazine’s most iconic covers in its 98 years of existence, and feature the phrases “Is God Dead?”, “Is Truth Dead”, and “Is Fiat Dead $”.
The “Is God Dead?” cover created a lot of debate and controversy when it was published at a time when 97% of US citizens believed in god, while the “Is Truth Dead?” was published during the first year of Donald Trump’s presidency”.
While the new NFT cover won’t certainly be understood immediately by the average person, it reflects the current trend being experienced globally as blockchain technology and its different applications, like cryptocurrency and…