Robert Jacobson is a multi faceted entrepreneur and founding member of Desert Sky Holdings, a Los Angeles based boutique private equity group that focuses on below the radar opportunities. Robert's varied professional experience includes real estate marketing & brokerage, music production, publishing, business development, and coaching. He is former Vice President of American International Realty where he oversaw several commercial office properties. Robert has also served as Chief Investment Strategist for American Trade Group where he identified unique market opportunities for international trade. Robert currently works with portfolio companies and clients in the areas of marketing and business development. A life long space enthusiast, Robert was inspired by the Ansari XPRIZE competition to personally and professionally involve himself in the entrepreneurial space industry through research, advocacy, investment, and leadership. Additionally, Robert is the co-founder of 62MileClub, the premier source for entertainment and information on all things New Space. Robert is a graduate of the University of Southern California where he studied Music and Business. Robert also holds an MFA from California Institute of the Arts. A born promoter, improviser, team builder, and dealmaker, he is passionate about incorporating creativity into business. Robert believes that the combination of creativity and passion is one of the most powerful driving forces available.