Dennis Lisk, also known as Denyo, is a gold/platinum award-winning musician, DJ, and entrepreneur. He started his career in 1991 as a founder of the German hip-hop band "Beginner" (formerly known as “Absolute Beginner”). Dennis has played a significant role in evolving hip-hop music with German lyrics from a niche subculture into a relevant and established part of the entertainment industry.
In 2018, after nearly 30 years in the music industry, he began researching Web3 and VR/XR technologies with regard to their future potential for the entire sector. His goal was to onboard the overall industry into the Web3 space. Since 2019, he has been an advisor at the LUKSO Network. In 2020, he founded Proof of Taste in collaboration with blockchain architect Fabian Vogelsteller (LUKSO) and VR content producers Ioulia Isserlis and Max Sacker (Anotherworld VR). Their objective is to create "The District VR," an immersive virtual entertainment and decentralized music distribution platform.