2024 CMC Crypto Awards: Celebrating This Year’s Winners

Discover the Highlights of the 2024 CMC Crypto Awards: Celebrating Innovation and Leadership in the Crypto and Web3 Spaces.

The CMC Crypto Awards 2024, organized by CoinMarketCap, have concluded after an intensive 10-day online voting period, comprehensive data analysis, and consultations with a panel of experts. This prestigious event annually acknowledges the standout individuals, products, and initiatives driving progress in the cryptocurrency and Web3 sectors.

During the virtual awards ceremony, broadcasted globally on March 6, the crypto community witnessed the unveiling of this year’s winners. The awards, commemorated as NFTs on the Ethereum blockchain, serve as a permanent testament to the achievers’ influence and success in the crypto world.

Winners of the CMC Crypto Awards 2024

Cryptocurrency of the Year: Solana

Bridge Builder of the Year: BlackRock

Meme Coin of the Year: Bonk

Social Influencer to Watch: ZachXBT

Most Innovative Layer 1/2/Cross-Chain Project: Celestia

Most Innovative NFT & Gaming Project: Pudgy Penguins

Most Innovative DeFi Project: Uniswap

Crypto Leaders of the Year: Vitalik Buterin, Ryan Selkis, Brian Armstrong, CZ, Julia Leung

In an unexpected turn, the Crypto Leader Of The Year Award was distributed among all contenders, highlighting their diverse yet significant contributions to the sector over the past year. “Selecting just one winner was not feasible,” remarked Rush Luton, CEO of CoinMarketCap. “Each nominee has significantly advanced our industry in unique ways, and we aim to acknowledge their collective efforts.”

The ceremony featured insights from Raoul Pal, CEO of Real Vision, and Rush Luton, celebrating a year of highs and lows for the industry, now experiencing a significant upturn. Jonathan Isaac, CMO of CoinMarketCap, expressed enthusiasm for the future, fueled by positive industry and user feedback, anticipating even greater achievements in the years to come.

Supported by BingX, Animoca Brands, Binance, Trust Wallet, Coinbase, Chainwire, Zeebu, and ICP Hubs Network, the CMC Crypto Awards stand as a testament to the crypto community’s resilience and potential for innovation.