Douglas Horn is the white paper author and chief architect of the Telos blockchain. He is the founder and CEO of GoodBlock, a decentralized app development company, founded In 2015, which creates cutting-edge protocols, DApps, tools and games. Prior to blockchain, Douglas worked in the entertainment and gaming industries. He has written and directed award-winning feature films and designed and produced mass-market games for Disney, Pokémon, Warner Bros., and other brands. He has also worked as a creative for a number of technology companies.