Mr. Feinstein has been involved in various degrees of, and has a familiarity with, the virtual currency space since 2012. In 2017, he co-founded Core Scientific Inc., the premier AI and Blockchain provider, delivering best-in-class infrastructure and software solutions. Mr. Feinstein owns and operates a portfolio of business ventures across a variety of industries including live entertainment, finance, food & beverage, hospitality, and technology, among others. These entities employ more than 1,000 individuals throughout country, as well as across the country. Mr. Feinstein is a California Licensed attorney (currently non-practicing) and holds many privileged licenses including a gaming license, liquor licenses, and various financial licenses in multiple states across the United States.