A luxury yacht company has announced that it will accept cryptocurrency for its services and expects Bitcoin (BTC) payments to increase instantly by 40% for the first year.
In addition to accepting Bitcoin payments, the company also announced that it would base its web and cellular services on blockchain technology as it offers more transaction security than any other system.
The company expects revenue of $ 6.5 million for the coming year, largely due to its yacht charter service and the tailored experiences it brings to customers.
Prime Experiences was co-founded by two Colombians and operates in North America. Apparently it has identified Miami as a possible future source of collaboration. The company’s president, José David Tobón, said the company had already had talks with Miami’s crypto-friendly mayor Francis Suarez, who previously pushed for progressive cryptocurrency laws, and recently suggested that Miami citizens should be able to To get salaries in Bitcoin.
“A lot of doors have opened with this type of currency. We are currently in talks with the Mayor of Miami who is interested in expanding Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the city. Miami could be the next Silicon Valley as most of the big companies like Tesla, Facebook and Google want to enter the city, ”said Tobón.
The range of services that cryptocurrency accepts as a means of payment has become more diverse in recent years. Once the currency of choice for primarily web-based services, recently more and more physical establishments are accepting crypto, including real estate companies, auction houses, music schools, and baseball teams.