Eric Ebron, NFL Tight End and Co-founder Balloontown, on the importance of NFT storytelling! | Episode 302

In this episode, we are breaking down Balloontown and Spooky Szn NFTs with web3 founder and NFL Tight End, Eric Ebron. Eric and his team of web3 enthusiasts set out to bring fun, excitement, and cultural understanding to Web3. Eric is the prime example of one of the keys to success in this space by being a collector before being a creator. Hear how Eric brought together a team to help launch and manage a community around incredible art and storytelling.


03:00: Throwback to mint #275 of #mint365 collection, @balloontownNFT

06:00: Eric talks about his introduction to crypto and NFTs

08:00: Eric’s passion for NFT gets ignited via @alienfrens and started collecting and appreciating NFTs

14:30: A project idea is born with Eric and his friend. @BalloontownNFT.

16:45: The storytelling around balloontown is what resonates and drives the collection

18:45: Building in a bear market

19:30: Lessons learned from launching a NFT project

24:20: Balancing a NFL career with his NFT life

27:15: Eric’s new project Spooky Season @SPOOKY_SZN_NFT

32:00: Creating an NFT ecosystem via organic community growth

35:30: Navigating relationships and opportunities as a professional athlete

38:00: About being genuine and being yourself in Web3. “Stay true to the space!”

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Mint365 #275 @balloontownNFT


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