Mike Sarasti

Miami's tech 'concierge' says he's leaving CIO role


Sarasti, a vocal enthusiast of cryptocurrency in city government, said he'll "still be supporting" Mayor Francis Suarez's tech agenda.

Flush with cryptocurrency, Miami wants to give every resident some bitcoin


Miami Mayor Francis Suarez said the city will partner with cryptocurrency exchanges to provide residents with digital wallets.

Miami's crypto 'concierge' explains why he's taking his paycheck in bitcoin


Miami's chief information officer said he signed up for cryptocurrency payments to avoid continuing "to live in the current paradigm.”