VeeCon is the first NFT conference created and hosted by entrepreneur, investor, author and social media personality Gary Vee. Furthermore, all conference tickets were Ethereum NFTs, airdropped to Gary Vee’s VeeFriends NFTs owners. Furthermore, the NFT event was a huge success, bringing together many celebrities in Web3 and pop culture. At NFTevening, we’ve put together a list of famous celebrities you’d like to meet at this year’s VeeCon.
1. Logan Paul
To start our list, we have American social media influencer Logan Paul at VeeCon 2022 on Saturday. Moreover, he is one of the first personalities on social media to dive straight into the NFT space.
Since 2021, Logan has invested in NFTs and launched his own group, The DAO. Recently, he also bought a rare anthropomorphic VeeFriend for 90 ETH because he believes in GaryVee’s NFT vision.
2. Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams is a 13-time Grammy Award-winning musician, producer, and fashion designer. On top of that, Farrell appeared at VeeCon on Saturday and explained how he sees the core technology of NFTs that enable social progress.
Now, Pharrell is exploring how NFTs can disrupt the traditional music space and enhance the connection between artists and fans.
3. Snoop Dogg
Last year, Snoop Dogg emerged as a formidable defender of NFT, so he’s clearly been spotted at this year’s VeeCon. Aside from having an extensive NFT group, the international rap sensation has also released some of his own groups.
Brycent was an early creator of the first subversive game, Axie Infinity. Furthermore, his efforts in live broadcasting and community growth have propelled him to become a prominent figure in NFT Games.
Brycent appeared at VeeCon 2022 as a speaker, sharing NFT Games with the audience.
5. Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria is a Hollywood actress and producer who recently joined the board of advisors for the NFT Autograph platform. In fact, she was one of the big names at the VeeCon NFT conference.
6. Steve Aoki
For the past two years, DJ and artist Steve Aoki has been a prominent creator and collector at NFT. In fact, Aoki created one of the most memorable moments at VeeCon 2022 when Throw a bubble in the face.
7. Seth Green
Next on our celebrity list is actor and producer Seth Green, who was spotted by fans at VeeCon this year. Furthermore, he was working on a new animated series, White Horse Tavern, based on Bored Ape NFT.
However, his new venture is in jeopardy because it got caught in a phishing scam earlier this month, losing four NFTs.
8. Chuck Liddell (Snowman)
Former UFC champ Chuck Liddell, better known as Iceman, also attended this year’s VeeCon. On the VeeCon stage, Chuck gave credit to the Lazy Lions for being one of the first NFTs he still loves.
9. Jay Osiri
Next on our list is music director Jay Osiri, who started managing the NFTs early this year. Also, his NFT roster includes big names like Bored Ape Yacht Club, Yuga Labs, and World of Women.
Last but not least, Beeple, one of the most famous and valuable NFT artists, was at VeeCon. Last year, he sold a record $69.3 million NFT at Christie’s, highlighting artistic NFTs. In case you missed, Steve Aoki raised Beeple’s face on stage at VeeCon 2022.
Overall, VeeCon was a one-of-a-kind event in NFT. Also, with so many notable celebrities and a great atmosphere, the first VeeCon really was an incredible success. Thus, we look forward to what Gary Vee and his team at VeeFriends think about VeeCon 2023.