• www.resonant.com

    Resonant NASDAQ: RESN

    Resonant Challenge: Development stage company with a revolutionary new technology positioned to significantly improve the size, cost, and performance of RF analog filters for mobile devices. The company had developed an early prototype demonstrating its technology and had entered into a joint development agreement with a leading supplier of RF front-ends to mobile device OEMs.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Assisted in spinning out technology and patents from original owner and forming new company
    • Assisted in recruiting key members of the team, including CEO and independent directors
    • Assisted with patent development and strategy  
    • Advised on business and licensing strategy
    • Provided $7.0 million in pre-IPO financing
    • Executed an IPO to raise $18.6 million, including over allotment
    • Listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market exchange
  • http://www.energous.com/

    Energous NASDAQ: WATT

    Energous Challenge: Development stage company enabling wireless charging of power electronics devices at distance with its disruptive WATTUP technology that surrounds and charges devices with three dimensional pockets of energy.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Recruited CEO, Board of Directors
    • Designed patent strategy and built strong IP portfolio with MDB’s IP Development Services
    • Advised company on business strategy and vertical markets approach
    • Provided $5.5MM in Pre-IPO financing
    • Executed an IPO to raise $27.6MM including over allotment
    • Listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market exchange
  • http://www.idealpower.com/

    Ideal Power NASDAQ: IPWR

    Ideal Power Challenge: Development stage company with a revolutionary new technology that significantly improves the weight, size, cost, efficiency and reliability of electronic power converters. The company had received ARPA-E grants and had lean team of engineers pushing the company forward.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Recruited key members of the team, including the CEO and independent directors
    • Built strong IP portfolio with MDB’s IP Development Services
    • Advised on licensing strategy to commercialize PPSA technology
    • Provided $5.0MM in pre-IPO financing
    • Executed an IPO to raise $17.25MM including over allotment
    • Listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market exchange
  • http://www.clearsign.com/

    ClearSign Combustion Corporation NASDAQ: CLIR

    ClearSign Combustion Corporation Challenge: Development stage company with a revolutionary method of improving the efficiency of combustion while simultaneously reducing emissions. The Company had little more than a demonstration unit and a handful of employees.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Helped identify and recruit key members of executive management team
    • Designed and executed patent strategy
    • Provided $3.0MM in pre-IPO financing
    • Executed an IPO to raise $13.8 million including over allotment
    • Listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market exchange
  • http://www.parametricsound.com/

    Parametric Sound NASDAQ: PAMT

    Parametric Sound Challenge: Development stage company with an audio processing technology that delivers 3-D sound in a slim, inexpensive form factor. Company was a recent spin-off from a larger company and had very few employees.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Recruited key members of the team, including the Executive Chairman
    • Coordinated multi-city roadshow to launch company in investment community
    • Executed financing to raise $9.24 million including overallotment
    • Uplisted to NASDAQ Capital Market exchange from OTC.BB
    • Advised company on key strategic initiatives
  • http://www.unipixel.com/

    Uni-Pixel, Inc. NASDAQ: UNXL

    Uni-Pixel, Inc. Challenge: Development stage company delivering superior performance engineered films to the touch screen, flexible electronics, and lighting and display markets. Company was pre-revenue with 2 months cash and $3.1 million in convertible notes maturing in 2 months.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Advised company on recapitalization and restructuring of company equity and debt
    • Advised company on new strategy to focus on flexible touch screen technology
    • Uplisted to NASDAQ Capital Market exchange from OTC.BB
    • Executed financing to raise $17.25MM including over allotment
  • http://virnetx.com/

    VirnetX Holding Corporation NASDAQ: VHC

    VirnetX Holding Corporation Challenge: Development stage company that wanted to protect and commercialize valuable inventions that provide solutions for secure real-time communications such as instant messaging and voice over internet protocol.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Identified source of unique IP
    • Established working relationship with IP holder (SAIC) and negotiated licenses
    • Recruited CEO
    • Co-authored business plan
    • Co-founded private company
    • Arranged reverse merger into public company tied to $4.5MM financing
  • Medivation Inc. NASDAQ: MDVN

    Medivation Inc. Challenge: Development stage company with three employees that had licensed technology for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Company unsuccessful in raising material amount of capital to enter clinical trials.
    What MDB Delivered:
    • Repositioned company as a “virtual” pharmaceutical company that creates value with a focused, capital light strategy
    • Successfully crafted and communicated unique company strategy
    • Completed reverse merger with $14MM financing
    • Market value transitioned from $10MM to over $400MM in less than 24 months and reached over $800MM in peak market value