Mr. Ackerman has been involved with entrepreneurial endeavors and sales for most of his career. From 1967-1980 Mr. Ackerman had a successful career with Home Life of New York where he was a member of the Hall of Fame and a Charter member of the Top of the Round Table. In 1982 Mr. Ackerman co- founded a Wall Street based gold exploration and money management group. Since 1980 Mr. Ackerman has been an investment banker for resource and technology companies, raising over $50,000,000 for early stage companies. Mr. Ackerman is also an angel investor in resource, technology and renewable energy companies, and in a LEEDS community in the Mohave Desert which will incorporate hydroponic farming, water production, solar power generation, and residential and resort facilities. Mr. Ackerman is a Director of Beech Tree Labs, Inc. and The Mohave National Preserve Conservancy. Mr. Ackerman is also a member of the Board of Advisors of TrakLok Corp.