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The California Stock Exchange

"The Crowdfunding Site for Serious Startups". We guide companies from origin all the way through to IPO.

Company Summary

We plan to be the leading stock exchange in the world for emerging growth companies. We are a super business accelerator which guides companies from origin through to IPO. We are "The Crowdfunding Site for Serious StartUps". Our program starts when entrepreneurs business plans are evaluated by the patented Cal-X EquityNet Probability of Survival Scoring System. Only firms scoring > 70% will be listed on our funding portals.


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    Howard John Leonhardt
    Founder, Chairman & CEO

    Howard Leonhardt is an inventor with over 20 patents for treating heart disease. He is a serial entrepreneur having founded over 20 companies. His angels network has put to work more than $120 million to date. He founded Bioheart, Inc. the leading company applying stem cells to treat heart failure in 1999. His company World Medical merged with AVE in 1998 and the combined companies were acquired b

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    Stephen Kann
    Chief Securities Offices

    Managing Director of Bridgewater Capital. Over 20 years experience in fianance. He is known as the publisher and analyst of Microcap Review. A series 24 securities license holder of good standing.

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    Judd Hollas
    EquityNet Program Director

    Mr. Hollas is a founder and chief architect of EquityNet and continues to lead the Company’s efforts to create and introduce innovative new products and services. He is responsible for the overall management of the Company, including its strategic direction and fiscal and professional integrity. Prior to co-founding EquityNet in 2005, Mr. Hollas served as Division Manager for Beta-Rubicon, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in technology assess

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    Randy Shipley
    Crowdfund Connect Program Director

    Randy has over 20 years executive sales and business development experience. He was the Chief Revenue Officer for Carrier Access, taking them from pre-IPO to a NASDAQ market cap of over $2 Billion with quarterly revenues exceeding $45 Million. Randy has spent the past four years developing and building hyper targeted social media networks and applications.

    When not sitting in front of a computer screen, Randy enjoys time with his family that i

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    Ruth Hedges
    Crowdfunding Roadmap Program Director

    Creator and http;// and

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    Brian Hardy
    Executive Vice President Marketing

    Brian has more than 15 years experience helping launch and manage the marketing campaigns for thousands of companies working through his various enterprises.