Joe Roets Details

Current Projects

Dragonchain, Chief Architect, Founder & CEO


Seattle, WA U.S.


St. Mary of the Plains, B.S., Computer Science, 1991-1992 St. Mary of the Plains, B.A., History, 1990-1991

Previous Projects

Bloq, Inc., Principal Blockchain Architect, 2017 The Walt Disney Company, Sr. Software Architect / Principal Blockchain Arcitect, 2014-2017, Senior Vice President - Engineering, 2014-2015



Joe Roets is the Architect, Founder, and Chief Executive Officer of Seattle-based Dragonchain. He has over 20 years of experience in software architecture, focused primarily on security and scalability. He has created and led multiple technology startups, beginning in the mid-1990s.

Roets is a visionary and thought leader in blockchain technology, having led or contributed to projects in the space since 2010 at companies such as Overstock, Coinbase, Symbiont, and The Walt Disney Company.