Tron’s Justin Sun Finally Dined With Warren Buffet And Gifted Him His First Bitcoin
You probably recall the whole fuss about Tron‘s Justin Sun going to lunch with Warren Buffet.
Sun was supposed to have lunch with the legendary investor, Berkshire Hathaway CEO, and crypto skeptic since last year, but the event was postponed due to various reasons.
It’s been just reported that these two finally served a meal together.
Justin Sun and Warren Buffet finally meet
The online publication TheBlockCrypto reveals that the the personalities finally met, and Justin also gifted Buffet his very first BTC.
Sun, along with his four guests, dined with Buffett on January 23 at 6:00 PM Central Time at Happy Hollow Club in Omaha, Nebraska, according to a statement shared with the publication just the other day.
Amazing dinner w/ @WarrenBuffett finally! Thx for your support & advice on how to take #TRON to the next level! Loved our talk on #Bitcoin, @Tesla & #TRON! Glad to support @GLIDEsf as well! C U at #BRK2020 & our reunion meal in 2030! Details below 👇 pic.twitter.com/tjulvv2C9k
— Justin Sun🌞 (@justinsuntron) February 6, 2020
Sun also said that the fact that he gifted Buffet one BTC led to the rise in price for the coin.
“Most delicious meal ever! Thks @WarrenBuffett for taking us to Happy Hollow Club! $4.56 MIL for a $515.05 dinner was money well spent! The insights I received are priceless. I enjoyed every bite with my friends
@SatoshiLite @ChrisLEE_Crypto @HelenHaiyu @yoniassia,” Sun wrote.
He also posted: “@WarrenBuffett received his first #Bitcoin! This lucky #Bitcoin is safely stored in his #Samsung Galaxy Fold. Since I gifted him this #Bitcoin, $BTC has increased 16%! Hope it continues to moon!”
(5/12)Mr. Buffett’s #Samsung Folds are embedded w/100 $BTT,100 $WIN & $USDT-TRC20. I gave him a Bronze Horse since we are both born in Year of the Horse, 1930/1990! I also gave him a traditional Chinese paper cutting of mouse in celebration of the Year of the Mouse 2020! pic.twitter.com/zRnrVAPaYX
— Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) February 6, 2020
It’s been also revealed that a spokesperson for the Tron Foundation told the online publication mentioned above that the dinner conversation was about business and life in general, as well as crypto and blockchain.
“Crypto and blockchain are still at their infant stage, and Mr. Buffett said blockchain has its value. There are a lot of incredible companies in the payment realm, and it has huge demands. He believes blockchain technology will have a disruptive effect on the future of payment,” the spokesperson stated.
It’s also worth noting that Sun’s four guests included Charlie Lee, founder of the Litecoin Foundation; Chris Lee, CFO of Huobi; Helen Hai, head of Binance Charity Foundation and Yoni Assia, CEO of eToro.
Ex-Google engineer, Charlie Lee is the creator of Litecoin and MD of the Litecoin Foundation. Previously Director of Engineering at Coinbase, Lee now focuses full-time on Litecoin. To enhance fungibility and privacy of LTC, integration of MimbleWimble has begun, however Lee has recently announced a crowdfunding launch to fund the development.
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