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How it works

Research And Vetting

VOLUM does extensive research and vetting to find the absolute best companies for its platform.

Join Platform

VOLUM then allows these companies to join its platform.

Research And Vetting

VOLUM's operating companies are then entitled to the unique benefits of the platform.

Research And Vetting

The VOLUM Blockchain Platform

The VOLUM platform will run exclusively on VLM utility tokens. VOLUM’s blockchain platform is built on the Ethereum blockchain and will be fully capable of executing smart contracts.

This platform is completely revolutionary and gives companies greater organizational and oversight capabilities than they have ever had before. With the VOLUM blockchain platform, companies can Track, Route, Identify, and Source, all the data activity that happens on their supply chains. All of the data will be locked into the PLATFORM which can be trusted and verified at any point during operations.

The end result of using the VOLUM platform is that companies will have the power to scale from local to global markets much faster, and they will have much greater control of their supply chains. This is good for everyone.

Our blockchain platform operates as the one central location for your business supply chain operation. Companies who use this platform will be able to carry out a wide range of blockchain transactions including:

  • Payments
  • Rewards
  • Purchase Orders
  • Legal Contracts
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Taxation
  • Shipment Management
  • Letters of Origin
  • Customs Documents
  • Inputs/Outputs and Inventory Ordering
  • Delivery/Parcel Tracking
  • IoT Monitoring and Reporting
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Inputs and End-Product Tracking/Traceability

VOLUM's Operating Company Portfolio

VOLUM has executed an agreement for investment terms to take a minority stake in five (5) fully blockchain-based portfolio companies subsequent to completion of VOLUM TGE.

Operating Company Portfolio
Software Developers Associates, Inc (AirTab)

A Spirits Industry platform that uses a mobile/social marketing app to connect customers to the best spirits venues by engaging them via messaging, photos and posts.

International Spirits & Beverage Group ("ISBG")

ISBG is a world-class developer, supplier, and marketer of innovative Wine & Spirit brands. We aim to be a positive industry disrupter as a true brand incubator and be on the leading edge of modern brand communications.

ISBG differentiates themselves by identifying and creating new cutting-edge approaches that meet present needs and future market necessities. From modern age experiential marketing to old fashioned pounding the pavement, ISBG will be comprised of a dedicated and passionate team guided by common goals and sound principles.

Energy Rescue Systems Corp. ("ERS")

ERS is the manufacturer of “Smart Energy Devices” that bring a changing paradigm to energy efficiency (savings), safety, and security to the electricity space. ERS counts as a cutting-edge technology company having new energy proprietary service techniques and hardware that employ the most current and high-level power monitoring developments and special energy tests available.

ERS’s disruptive technology will outperform its competition and set a lofty benchmark which will be difficult for competitors to reach. It will unlock new demands while making competition irrelevant.

ERS has relationships with over 10,000 facilities and numerous property management firms in the northeastern United States with a concentration in New York City via OCS Chemical Engineering, one of their shareholders. These relationships will support their entry into the power monitoring market.

Assets Credit Management & Equity Financial, Inc ("ACME Financial")

ACME Financial will act as a Captive Finance company of Energy Rescue Systems Corporation (ERS), to synergistically assist ERS grow revenues across all its product lines.

ACME Financial is registered in Puerto Rico as an International Bank under the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Act 273 allowing the company to take advantage of a preferential corporate income tax rate of 4%. They provide financing to businesses in the U.S. and abroad.

ACME Financial has negotiated with ERS (the manufacturer) a recourse clause in the leasing program thus reducing investors’ risk in case of customer default, with the ability to grow into a billion-asset company driven significantly by New York building owners in need of energy-saving equipment.

ACME Financial, the captive leasing company of ERS (Energy Rescues Systems), is pressing ahead with their most ambitious undertaking, that of supporting ERS in sharply cutting energy demand by financing after-market building core electrical systems. Given this potential to transform wasted direct and indirect energy expenses into new-found income and asset value, ACME created an attractive, flexible and peer to peer (P2P) funding mechanism that includes block-chain technology to achieve well established workflows through simplifying record/identity management, transaction processing, goods provenance/trace ability, etc. between all the stakeholders.

GridPower Network Corp.

GridPower Network provides a full energy grid with both licensed and proprietary technology that interrogates and interprets data from electronic devices connected to ERS’s smart socket(s) for critical energy, safety and security decision-making information. The use of novel algorithms and radar technology will provide customers with useful information about the state-of-health of their electricity space and any connected electric or electronic device through monitoring subscriptions of ERS’s smart energy device(s). Subscription reports and/or dashboards will account for the energy draw, usage, and waste at the wall socket throughout a customer’s electrical system(s).

GridPower Network’s system integrates hardware, software and networks to: (1) interrogate the behavior of electricity to ensure clean power at the wall and help identify/notify the customer of impending electrical fire hazards and/or security breaches; and (2) help customers drive the competitive sale of electricity as the first Minority-owned, energy re-seller company in the United States.

Token Sale

soft Cap

$1 million

worth of VLM tokens
hard Cap

$74.6 million

worth of VLM tokens

Token Generation Events (TGEs) / Sales Events

Token Generation Events / Sales Events % number of tokens Price discount Price / unit total
Private Sale (May 4-10 2019) 15% 32,520,000 32% $0.238 $8,453,760
Pre-Sale #1 (May 11-17 2019) 15% 35,520,000 20% $0.280 $9,945,600
Pre-Sale #2 (May 18-24 2019) 15% 35,520,000 10% $0.315 $11,188,800
Pre-Sale #3 (May 25-31 2019) 15% 35,520,000 4.60% $0.334 $11,859,840
Public Sale (June 1-7 2019) 40% 94,720,000 0% $0.350 $33,152,000
    236,800,000     $74,600,000

Token Generation Event in:

Roadmap

Quarter 1

  • Build VOLUM Platform MVP
  • Token generation event

Quarter 2

  • Close token generation event
  • Trial of the VOLUM platform before public release
  • Launch and onboarding of first companies to the VOLUM platform for pilot program
  • Airtab token implementation for Airtab App
  • Develop milestone program for investment in each portfolio company

Quarter 3

  • Start 2nd stage of development of the VOLUM platform
  • Implement remaining features and additional content to the platform
  • Onboard new companies and expand the use of the VOLUM platform

Quarter 4

  • Implementation of milestone program for the investments in portfolio companies
  • Business and financial licenses submission for ACME Financial
  • Blueprint development of blockchain architecture for ERS and GridPower Network
  • Smart contract development for ACME Financial
  • VOLUM platform marketing campaign to attract new businesses
  • Expansion of Airtab to European and Asian markets

Quarter 1

  • 1st stage of blockchain ecosystem development starts for ERS and GridPower Network
  • Prepare and package VOLUM platform for BETA release
  • Business setup and approval of the financial licenses and permits for the international financial entity in Puerto Rico

Quarter 2

  • 2nd stage of development of blockchain ecosystem for portfolio companies
  • MVP trial of the blockchain ecosystem for portfolio companies
  • Full release of all features on the VOLUM platform 2.0
  • Revisions of VOLUM portfolio companies and assess progress of 2019 and their course

Leadership

Alonzo Pierce
Alonzo Pierce
Co-Founder

Alonzo Pierce has been President and Chairman of ISBG since 2014. With his expertise in brand management, strategic marketing, distribution, and sales, he spearheaded campaigns to launch Besado in several states.

Alonzo served as CEO of Top Shelf Brands from 2013 to 2015, where he became intimately affiliated with multiple tier-one distributors, such as Glazers, National Distributing, Republic Distribution, and Southern Wine and Spirits. Alonzo attributes his time as Regional Director for Cielo Tequila, EOS wines from Paso Robles, and Tequila Distinguido, to the well-crafted mission, framework, and vision of ISBG.

Alonzo is a graduate of Baylor University (and recipient of the prestigious David Principle Award). He is a passionate supporter of his community and faith-based initiatives involving youth development. In addition to serving as the Executive Director of the Big Cat Foundation, where he worked to raise over $500k for Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis research (JRA), he has been a fervent supporter of Boys and Girls Club locations in Texas and New York.

Arnaldo Detres
Arnaldo Detres
Co-Founder

Mr. Detres has been involved in cryptocurrencies since 2011, well before most people were aware of the concept. He has earned the status of a certified Bitcoin professional with the C4 Cryptocurrency Consortium and a certified MIT alumnus with the blockchain technology program. Mr. Detres a serial entrepreneur, founded Bengala Technologies in 2018, which continues to be leading software development company with a focus on blockchain and fintech, Detres & Co., Inc., a licensed global importer/exporter of wines and spirits, and Detres Entertainment Group which produces events in Latin America.

Ihor Bauman
Ihor Bauman
Chief Business Analyst

While working at PricewaterhouseCoopers as a Business Analyst of Advisory Services, Ihor gained deep experience in a wide range of industries (IT, agriculture, development and constructions, logistics, retail, public sector, etc.) across the CEE region.

From the beginning of his career at Applicature Ihor is responsible for strategic and operational advisory services, digital transformation of business, Smart contracts business logic set-up

Nazar Khrupalo
Nazar Khrupalo
Business Development Executive

Throughout previous experience of 10 years in Sales & Management Nazar was able to gain experience in B2B,B2C, P2P and Enterprise Sales & Business Management. Currently  leading the team of 10 experienced Business Development Managers and Sales Specialists for multiple businesses. Participated in development of Market Launch Strategy & Advisory Support for over 30 projects. Sales Executive with over Decade of experience in Sales and Business Development.

Roman Tsivka
Roman Tsivka
Lead Blockchain Developer

Roman is a blockchain developer and an architect who has rich experience with blockchain (both public and private), Ethereum, Bitcoin, smart contracts, ICO, tokens. He has successfully completed many projects for customers in corporate, charity and public sectors all over the world as well for those from Fortune 500. Therefore, he has all appropriate tech stack and expertise to bring ideas to life.

Mykola Vdovychenko
Mykola Vdovychenko
Legal Counsel / Compliance Officer

Mykola is an experienced top-performing legal professional with 5+ years of proven track record of successful career progress in various legal assignments. He is specialized in intellectual property, information technology, cyber and digital privacy (blockchain and cryptocurrencies) and personal data protection law (GDPR and local data protection acts in some of the most important jurisdictions). including several big and successful ICO and blockchain based projects worldwide (providing legal advice for more than 20 blockchain-based startups during their token generation events).

Client-focused, self-motivated and driven individual who has a proven record of providing successful solutions and dealing with complicated legal matters effectively by employing his analytical out-of-the- box thinking, motivation, self-confidence and negotiation skills. Strong knowledge of the law and practical experience together with interpersonal skills and solid ethical behaviour aimed at effectively managing legal risks, https://volum.io/wp_volum/wp-content/themes/volum, and employees at the same time.

Advisor Board

Ihor Pidruchny
Ihor Pidruchny
Business Development Advisor

Ihor Pidruchny is co-founder and CEO at Applicature. Besides managing the company, Ihor coaches blockchain companies and helps strategize tokenization across various industries. An experienced technology manager and advisor in blockchain, Ihor has been involved in many blockchain projects, Token Sales’ and technical development projects.

Andrew Zubko
Andrew Zubko
Technology Advisor

Chief Technical Officer with more than 10 years experience in Blockchain Development,  design architecture of scalable applications and implementing them in life. Designing whole project infrastructure including network architecture, software architecture in order to provide fault tolerant services by using cloud services (AWS, Rackspace), open source cloud services (OpenStack).

Marek Lorinc
Marek Lorinc
Advisor

A SENIOR INTERNATIONAL FINANCIER with equity and debt origination, negotiation, structuring and execution expertise, leading complex projects involving corporate restructuring in challenging environments. A critical thinker who combines strategic vision, technical knowledge and hands-on management to deliver results.

Chai Shepherd
Chai Shepherd
Advisor
Co-Founder of Plaak

Chai has a background in management and UI design / Front-end development. With his solid technological background and strong business connections he leads the IT and development projects of PLAAK. Chai was an early Crypto Currency investor and has a vast amount of academic and business connections.

Nancy Boisvert
Nancy Boisvert
Advisor

Nancy Boisvert has been a recognized leader and professional marketing consultant for over 30 years, helping countless entrepreneurs understand and hone their marketing programs and develop their brands. Her consulting services encompass business coaching, marketing and communications strategy and public relations. Nancy has been responsible for every aspect of marketing, from planning and organizational services (including operational audits and business

plan development and review) to sales and marketing services, and is especially effective in the startup phase of business development. She is a proven expert in the analysis and viability of business models across a wide array of industries and applies her real-world knowledge and experience to all projects. Nancy’s client list includes political parties, public companies, and private businesses in the business-to-business, business-to -consumer arenas, as well as the evolving cryptocurrency and blockchain space.

Portfolio Companies Executive Leadership

Hector Vazquez
Hector Vazquez
CEO of Energy
Rescue Systems, Corp.

Mr. Vasquez is one of the inventors of the technologies used by ERS. Most recently, he has been working on the finalization of ERS’s power monitoring and reporting devices by adding advance measurement analysis of electrical circuits. Over the years he has identified multiple electrical problem areas while testing other inventions for telecommunication networks. Mr. Vasquez has over 30 years of service experience and knowledge in communications and electrical infrastructures.

Edgardo Agrait
Edgardo Agrait
CEO of ACME Financial

Mr. Agrait has extensive leadership experience in business development and venture capital for corporate and government entities with over 20 years in economic development for the Government of Puerto Rico, and a serial entrepreneur and CEO for several startup companies. He is a master in relationship-builder with Fortune 1000 corporate level executives. Mr. Agrait is an innovative thinker who will be beneficial to ACME

Financial’s business disruptive technology and business model but not limited to VOLUM’s operating companies.

Jose Castro
Jose Castro
Co-Founder & CEO of Gridpower Network, Inc.

Mr. Castro has over 25+ years of strategy work experience in an intense work environment during which time he gained both leadership and consulting positions. He has over 10+ years of experience in a fast-paced setting assisting technology-based companies, and over 5+ years of experience working with global organizations and developing strong relationships. Mr. Castro possess an MBA degree in Technology Management from the University of Phoenix.

He has a passion for technology, entrepreneurship, innovation, “blue ocean strategy,” balanced scorecard and lean start-up principles. As an innovative thinker, he has the ability to develop and understand financial and economic scenarios. Mr. Castro also understands how digital/mobile and big data applications are changing the business and customer’s experience.

Dennis Cunningham
Dennis Cunningham
CEO of Airtab

Dennis Cunningham has been innovating industry for over 30 years. He brings his endless entrepreneurial spirit and dynamic creative approach to the Management Team. Combining a varied set of business acumen to streamline processes, his drive for success benefits both the customer and the bottom line.  He began his career in Silicon Valley, which shaped his unique vision and continues to inspire his thinking “outside of the box” when it comes to leading Airtab into the future.

Roger Dalal
Roger Dalal
Chief Technology Officer of Airtab

Roger Dalal designs and builds exceptional mobile experiences.  He has been serving the position of Chief Technology Officer for nearly 30 years with experience in technology, business development, and project management. His former development partners include the New York Jets, Canadian Olympic Committee, and Cox Media Group. He holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and is a certified Project Management Professional.

Daniel Saurer
Daniel Saurer
District Sales Manager of Airtab

Daniel Saurer brings over 30 years experience in the Retail Grocery and Liquor Industry.  Most recently, he served as the Vice President of National Accounts for Stoli Group USA overseeing both the On & Off Premise National Account Business.  Saurer held management positions with Voli Vodka and White Rock Distilleries. Before joining the Liquor Supplier side of the business, Dan was the National Buyer for SUPERVALU Inc, managing the Spirits business for Albertsons and Jewel/Osco Banners.

Ikbal Gaibi
Ikbal Gaibi

Mr Gaibi has extensive banking experience as a former Director of Finance and Loans for Puerto Rico Government Employees Retirement System. In addition, he was President, CEO of Puerto Rico’s Housing Bank & Finance Agency; Vice President, MBO, The Bank and Trust of Puerto Rico; and District Manager, Banco Popular of Puerto Rico.

Blas Guzman
Blas Guzman

Mr. Guzman has extensive IT experience focused in FinTech, Private Equity and U.S. SEC Compliance systems. He has over 10+ years of professional work experience in several companies like Honeywell Aerospace, Triple-S Salud, and U.S. National Security Agency. He is an Aavid serial entrepreneur in Entertainment & Media collaboration as well as Director of 3B HOLDINGS, LLC, a Private Equity Group with several millions in https://volum.io/wp_volum/wp-content/themes/volum

Under Management. Mr. Guzman also possess a major in CyberCrime, Computer Forensics & Ethical Hacking. and hHis major contribution to ACME Financial is the Patent Pending Business Financial process for raising capital to support the leasing program. Also, he will be key in the blockchain technology design, architecture and implementation to enable the value chain program of the affiliate companies involved in VOLUM portfolio.

Press Releases

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nternational Spirits and Beverage Group (ISBG) is a leading brand in wine and spirits market. The Ccmpany has announced that its blockchain-based arm called ISBG-Bengala Blockchain Project has reached a deal with Airtab, an app that helps users to locate trending drinking establishments including restaurants, clubs, and other fun spots.

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VOLUM Partners with global wine and spirits producer ISBG to implement its Blockchain Based “Track and Trace” platform

VOLUM, the blockchain ecosystem for enterprises, recently got engaged with ISBG, a global wine and spirits producer, to streamline its supply chain process. It is set to use a track-and-trace platform to digitize the workflow and decrease traditional paperwork.

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