10. STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY
|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2014
|Stockholders' equity (Note 10)|
The Company is authorized to issue up to 190,000,000 shares of common stock (par value $0.0001). As of December 31, 2014 and 2013, the Company had 33,419,166 and 15,580,000 shares of common stock issued and outstanding, respectively. During 2014, the Company issued 8,039,166 shares of its common stock, of which 7,500 shares related to an employment agreement and 8,031,666 were pursuant to a private placement offering. The Company had received payment of $175,000 toward the purchase of these shares at December 31, 2013. In addition, during 2014, 10,000,000 shares of the Companys common stock were issued for a debt conversion (Note 9); and, 300,000 shares were issued on October 31, 2014 at a price of $2.82 per share, the Companys closing price for common stock, for compensation to directors and officers.
The Company issued a total of 7,500 and 5,000 shares of common stock under an employment agreement during the years ended December 31, 2014 and 2013, respectively. The agreement terminated in December 2014 and no further grants will be awarded under this agreement.
On November 7, 2013, the Board of Directors approved the terms of an offering of up to $10 million of its restricted common stock in a private placement to accredited investors at a price of $1.00 per share. The offering was conducted pursuant to Rule 506(b) of Regulation D, as promulgated by the SEC under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. As of December 31, 2013, the Company sold a total of 2,750,000 shares under the offering and received net proceeds of $2,731,423. As of December 31, 2013, $175,000 was received for 175,000 shares that were issued subsequent to year end.
On January 28, 2015, we commenced an offering whereby the Company intends to sell up to 12 million shares of its restricted common stock in a private placement to accredited investors at a price per share of $2.00 (the Offering). The issuance of the shares in connection with the Offering was exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Act), in reliance on exemptions from the registration requirement of the Act in transaction not involve in a public offering pursuant to Rule 506(b) of Regulation D, as Promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Act.
As of March 31, 2015, the Company sold an aggregate of 1,260,000 shares of its restricted common stock pursuant to the Offering to 27 investors for an aggregate purchase price of $2,520,000.
The Company is authorized to issue up to 10,000,000 shares of $.0001 par value preferred stock with designations, rights and preferences to be determined from time to time by the Board. Each such series or class shall have voting powers, if any, and such preferences and/or other special rights, with such qualifications, limitations or restrictions of such preferences and/or rights as shall be stated in the resolution or resolutions providing for the issuance of such series or class of shares of preferred stock. As of December 31, 2014 and 2013 there is no preferred stock issued and outstanding.
On July 23, 2014, Company shareholders approved the Amended and Restated Equity Incentive Plan, which provides for the granting of stock options, restricted stock awards, restricted stock units, stock bonus awards and performance-based awards. This plan serves as the successor to the 2013 Equity Incentive Plan (Note 11).
The entire disclosure for shareholders' equity comprised of portions attributable to the parent entity and noncontrolling interest, including other comprehensive income. Includes, but is not limited to, balances of common stock, preferred stock, additional paid-in capital, other capital and retained earnings, accumulated balance for each classification of other comprehensive income and amount of comprehensive income.
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