Sun revealed on Twitter that he’s thrilled to invite his “good friend Charlie” as his first guest at his July 25 lunch with Buffett. Sun says he’ll announce other friends who will join him soon.
Crypto Twitter Approves of Justin’s Lunch Companion
Sun was barraged with kudos on his selection. Many agree that the affable Lee is an excellent choice of crypto ambassador on this epic lunch.
Twitter user “Tommy Mustache” reacted by posting a hilarious meme showing Buffett thinking to himself: “Bitcoin is only risky to those who don’t understand it.”
Warren Buffett Lunch Raises Crypto Industry’s Profile
As CCN reported, Sun set July 25 as the date for his hotly anticipated lunch with billionaire investor Buffett. The $4.6 million that Sun bid at auction was the highest-ever paid for the annual charity lunch.
While previous Buffett lunches took place at a steakhouse in New York, Sun changed the venue to San Francisco this year. The move was done to spotlight a local charity that Buffett’s late wife had supported.
Anything Warren Buffett does generates instant headlines. Therefore, it’s no surprise that Justin Sun’s profile — along with that of the entire crypto industry — has been elevated by the barrage of media attention showered on this event.
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