Mr. Ellin has more than thirty years of investment and turnaround experience. He is the founder of Trinad Capital, a Los Angeles based hedge fund, and currently serves as the CEO & Chairman LiveXLive Media, Inc. (LIVX), a publicly traded global live music and lifestyle network delivered across all digital platforms. Prior to founding Trinad, he was Founder and President of Atlantis Equities Inc., a private investment company. Founded in 1990, Atlantis actively managed an investment portfolio of small capitalization public companies, as well as select private company investments. Mr. Ellin played an active role in its investee companies including board representation, management selection, corporate finance and other advisory services. Mr. Ellin spearheaded investments in Mandalay Digital (MNDL), Majesco Entertainment (COOL), ThQ, Inc. (THQI), Grand Toys (GRIN), Forward Industries, Inc. (FORD) and iwon.com
. He completed a leveraged buyout of S&S Industries, Inc. where he also served as President from 1996 to 1998. Prior to Atlantis, he worked in Institutional Sales at LF Rothschild and was Manager of Retail Operations at Lombard Securities. Mr. Ellin currently sits on the Board of Governors at Cedars-Sinai Hospital and is on the President Committee of his alma mater, Pace University.