SOURCE: Digital Offering LLC
NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - October 08, 2013) - Digital Offering (www.digitaloffering.com), a next generation, technology-driven investment bank, today announced that it has named Richard Ingrassia as Managing Director of its New Media, Technology and Entertainment Practice. Digital Offering is focused on raising capital for private and public companies through widely marketed private placements to professional and high net worth investors now permissible under new rules promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Commission under the JOBS Act.
Mr. Ingrassia, who is based in the firm's executive office in Newport Beach, California, will lead Digital Offering's New Media, Technology and Entertainment Practice, drawing on more than 20 years of experience in industry and company analysis. Prior to joining Digital Offering, Mr. Ingrassia was a Senior Research Analyst at ROTH Capital Partners for 11 years, where he supported more than $1 billion in equity financings and was among the first to cover companies such as Netflix, IMAX and aQuantive. Before ROTH, Mr. Ingrassia was a strategy consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Los Angeles, where he advised senior management on issues of market development, organization and operations. Prior to PwC, Mr. Ingrassia was a Research Analyst at Paul Kagan Associates, concentrating in motion picture production, distribution, exhibition and home entertainment. Mr. Ingrassia has written and published numerous financial newsletters and research reports, has appeared on CNBC and Bloomberg TV and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Investors Business Daily, USA Today and Forbes. Mr. Ingrassia has a B.A. magna cum laude in Economics and Statistics from the University of Notre Dame, and an M.S. in Journalism and Publishing from Northwestern University.
"We are extremely pleased that Rich has joined our firm," said Digital Offering's chief executive officer, Gordon McBean. "Media, Technology and Entertainment is a key sector for Digital Offering and Rich will bring deep experience, a vast network of contacts and the ability to readily understand a broad range of technologies on an expert level," continued McBean.
About Digital Offering
Digital Offering is a next generation investment bank that utilizes state of the art technology to facilitate the private placement of securities. Digital Offering leverages recent regulatory changes that permit the general solicitation and general advertising of private placements to develop targeted advertising campaigns for its issuer clients. Through a strategic partnership with Euro Pacific Capital, Digital Offering provides issuers with access to thousands of active, high net worth investors. Digital Offering's technology platform levels the playing field by automating the private placement process and giving investors the ability to participate in private placements brokered by Digital Offering exclusively or as co-agent with a variety of other investment banks through Digital Offering's website from any place at any time.
SOURCE: Digital Offering LLC