Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Related Parties

Related Parties
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2019
Related Party Transactions [Abstract]  
Related Parties

On July 11, 2018, the Company entered into a consulting agreement (the “Consulting Agreement”) with Ascentaur, LLC (“Ascentaur”). Sebastian Giordano is the Chief Executive Officer of Ascentaur. Mr. Giordano has served on the board of directors of the Company since February 2013 and served as the Company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer from August 2013 through April 2016 and as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer from April 2016 through January 2018.


Pursuant to the terms of the Consulting Agreement, Ascentaur has agreed to provide advisory services with respect to the strategic development and growth of the Company, including advising the Company on market strategy and overall Company strategy, advising the Company on the sale of the Company’s Suisun City Operations, providing assistance to the Company in identifying and recruiting prospective employees, customers, business partners, investors and advisors that offer desirable administrative, financing, investment, technical, marketing and/or strategic expertise, and performing such other services pertaining to the Company’s business as the Company and Ascentaur may from time to time mutually agree. The term of the Consulting Agreement commenced on July 11, 2018 and will continue until April 9, 2019 or until terminated in accordance with the terms of the Consulting Agreement. During the three and six months ended June 30, 2019, the Company recorded $27,067 and $30,400, respectively, as general and administrative related to this consulting agreement. As of June 30, 2019, the balance in accounts payable was $0.


During the six months ended June 30, 2019, the Company sold Alpha Capital Anstalt, a significant shareholder, as part of a registered public offering, 299,043 shares of common stock for $1,235,000, net of offering expenses of $15,000. Additionally, during the six months ended June 30, 2019. Alpha Capital Anstalt was issued of 277,778 shares of common stock upon its exercise of Series K warrants with cash proceeds to the Company of $16,667.