Lou Bevilacqua is a co-founder, President and General Counsel of Digital Offering. He is also the founding member of Bevilacqua PLLC, a boutique transactional corporate and securities law firm. Previously, Mr. Bevilacqua was a partner in the Corporate and Securities Group at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and held that position since October 2008. Prior to joining Pillsbury, Mr. Bevilacqua was a partner in the Business and Finance group of Thelen LLP and had been at that firm since January 2003. Before joining Thelen, Mr. Bevilacqua practiced at other international and regional law firms as a corporate and securities transactional lawyer. Mr Bevilacqua counseled companies of every size ranging from entrepreneurs with just an idea to established companies whose securities trade on the NYSE or NASDAQ. He has broad experience representing issuers in public offerings and private placements of securities, Exchange Act compliance, angel and venture capital financings, and other areas of equity and debt financing. Mr. Bevilacqua also advised his clients on mergers, acquisitions and other business combinations, including “roll up” transactions. Mr Bevilacqua has several years of experience working with microcap public companies whose securities are quoted on the Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board, and he understands the special needs of these companies. He also represented companies with international operations, including companies based in the People’s Republic of China and Taiwan, Republic of China, Latin America, Europe and Australia.