Robert has been the Company's legal counsel and a key advisor since its inception in 2003. For the past fourteen years, he has been both an entrepreneur and General Counsel to numerous privately held companies, including as a founding executive of Bigfoot Interactive, Inc., an email marketing software and services company sold to Alliance Data Systems (NYSE: ADS) for $120MM in 2005. Most recently, he was a co-founder of one of the largest operators of multi-family housing in New York City, and also served as its general counsel. He currently operates a private consulting business in New York City. Mr. Odell received his J.D. from the New York University School of Law and his B.A. magna cum laude from Cornell University.