"The highest achievement in business is to make the world better with a sustainable business model. This is and will always be the core of IOHK and my work in cryptocurrencies." Charles Hoskinson, CEO, IOHK. Original tweet
Cardano is a decentralized blockchain and cryptocurrency project that is fully open source. The project is lead by a triumvirate of organisations: IOHK (engineering), Emurgo (business) and the Cardano Foundation (community leadership).
IOHK Overview of Cardano 320 words
A not so short overview of the Cardano project (External article)