Sarasota, Fla – Equistar Resources, Inc. announced it has been retained by mobileStorm, Inc. to advise management on business development and financial strategy. mobileStorm, headquartered in Los Angeles, develops innovative software platforms for wireless advertising and mobile marketing. mobileStorm’s recent projects include applications developed for Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records, the label for a number of top artists including U2, Sting and Sheryl Crow.

“We’re excited to be working with mobileStorm,” said Jeff Birnbach, Equistar’s president. “They’ve developed several very unique platforms for the entertainment and recreational industries. Their entertainment solutions are already having an impact in the marketplace. Now, they’re at a pivotal stage and we’re assisting them to foster their continued growth.”

Equistar is a business development firm working primarily with advanced technology companies. The firm helps clients during crucial start-up, growth and transition phases. Equistar often assists and supports managers and entrepreneurs in areas that may be new, unfamiliar or particularly challenging for them. The company also assists investors, creditors and shareholders when a company fails to meet its expectations.