Riot Blockchain Announces Change in its Board of Directors

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Riot Blockchain, Inc. (NASDAQ: RIOT) ("Riot" or the "Company"), one of the few Nasdaq listed public cryptocurrency mining companies in the United States, announced today that Remo Mancini has resigned from the Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Mr. Mancini said, "It has been a privilege to serve on the Board of Directors of Riot Blockchain. I wish the Company and its new leadership well."

The Company noted, "We are grateful to Remo Mancini for his years of service and leadership on the Board of Directors of Riot Blockchain.  He has made an immeasurable impact on the Company.  We thank him for his contributions and wish him well." The Company further commented, "Mr. Mancini's decision to resign from the Company's Board of Directors is not the result of any disagreement with the Company's operations, policies or procedures."

About Riot Blockchain

Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ: RIOT) specializes in cryptocurrency mining with a focus on bitcoin. Riot also holds non-controlling investments in blockchain technology companies. Riot is headquartered in Castle Rock, Colorado, and the Company's primary mining facility is located in Massena, New York under a colocation agreement with Coinmint. For more information, visit

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