United States, Ma... "Information on company: Scott Jacobson Computer Creations Inc./Auction-stock.com 8 Laurel Street UP, Rockland ME 04841 (207) 594-0121 Business Case: Auction-stock.com is new approach to raising capital for privately held companies or companies in seed or startup stage. The website will allow them to auction there stock world wide to raise capital for startup, expansion, or development. We plan to offer companies our consulting services; brokerage and an avenue to gain mass exposure on a worldwide platform. The website gives the investor the power to bid on the stocks in essence to name the price. The site also gives the companies a viable option to sell there stock in non-volatile medium to raise capital so they can eventually IPO. We will offer them our services which are; Filling all paper work with FCC and SEC, Having our Accountants do all financial reports and projections. Our brokers will handle the Blue Skies filling and stock printing, We will handle all transactions on our site via secure servers, We will handle maintaining a mini website for each company this will include (background information on management, press releases, up to date financials, it will track winning stock prices and trends, product information, and contact info) We will also offer them the option after raising there capital to IPO. We plan to work closely with firms such as E-trade and Legg Mason and offer our customers a direct IPO avenue. For the Investor we will have all information needed about the company. The Investor will pay nothing to use our site; we will offer them a friendly auction format with bid tracking via a symbol assigned to the company. The auction format will be daily auction of blocks of stocks ranging from 100-1000 shares starting each auction at two dollars a share we will award the 10 top bidders at close of auction the stocks. All money from sale of stock will be put into an escrow account and transferred to the companyís account minus our commission and consulting fees once the company has raised the funds initially asked for. At that point we will offer them in conjunction with a brokerage firm the option to IPO at a set price and amount of shares. We will co advertise on partnering brokerage websites as well as launch a national campaign. In this campaign we will air TV commercials on all the major networks, we will air radio advertisements on syndicated radio networks, as well as run ads in all major metropolitan newspapers. We will also run press releases in trade magazines such as Forbes and entrepunear. We will also do a large-scale web advertisement campaign as well as offer exchange banners on major sites like amazon and yahoo. We will have a dedicated technical support and design team to will ensure our site will be up always. We will offer phone support for and questions of our staff and brokers. Management Team: Scott Jacobson, President and Technical Director is a network engineer with eight years of experience. He has been contracted by the U.S. Government and has worked for several fortune five hundred companies including, Kodak, Prudential Insurance and General Electric. David E. LaChance, Vice President and Treasurer is a seasoned professional with eighteen years of experience in the areas of Technology, Management and Finance. He has held positions with industry leaders such as Johnson & Johnson, Colt Industries and American Optical Corporation. Market Assessment: About 3 million companies a year look for a way to raise capital whether itís VC, Mezziane, Bank, Equity, or IPO. Only about 30,000 are very successful we want to offer the other 2,700,000 an opportunity to raise the capital to grow there companies. We will make our money in 3 key areas; (1) advertising will sell advertising on our site, (2) Consulting services which cover preparing for SEC reg. D filling and stock offering, (3) our commission for handling sale of stock. Competitor analysis: Our biggest competitors are sites like moneyzone.com and cfol.com. On the other hand we are a new type of finance site, no one else offers what we do. In the future we probably will see a few other stock auction sites. Launch Plan: We will need to do a national marketing campaign to gain exposure. Also we will do a wide spread Internet marketing campaign. We will Put out press releases in all the Trade magazines and papers. We will Hire a publicist to arrange TV interviews on channels like Bloomberg, ZDTV, and MSNBC. Relationship: We are looking for a firm that will help cultivate our venture. We are hoping to find a partner that can bring marketing support, recruiting support, management support, and help with development. Our client Scott Jacobson is seeking an equity participant in order to expand and develop Computer Creations, Inc. as a full service support and integration provider. Scope of Business Opportunity: A full service technology and integration company offering the following services: 1. Technical Support: Subcontracted 24x7 technical support for technology and internet based businesses. 2. Manufacturer Warranty Service: Computer Creations is an authorized service facility that currently holds authorizations for IBM, Lexmark, HP, Apple and several other firms. 3. Integration Division which offers consulting, design and installation of local and wide area networking products. 4. Small Business/Consumer Division offering Point of Sale systems and various vertical market products specifically designed for small businesses. 5. Professional Multimedia Consulting: Sales and support for solutions such as Adobe, Protools, Avid, and a wide range of other professional hardware and software. By offering these services Computer Creations hopes to be the final answer in computer needs for their customers. Management Team: Scott Jacobson, President and Technical Director is a network engineer with eight years of experience. He has been contracted by the U.S. Government and has worked for several fortune five hundred companies including, Kodak, Prudential Insurance and General Electric. David E. LaChance, Vice President and Treasurer is a seasoned professional with eighteen years of experience in the areas of Technology, Management and Finance. He has held positions...
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