Our Team


Simon Erblich, Founder
Mr. Erblich began his career in 1986 with New York Life as an assistant fund manager with assets under management in excess of $200 million.  In 1989 Mr. Erblich  founded Solomon Communication Partners which participated in the launch of several companies that were among the first to make their foray onto the web including, renowned Priceline and Etrade. In 1996 Mr. Erblich was named Senior VP for the Adshop.com, one of New York’s first online agencies, where he  participated in all aspects of online business development. Clients included, Sumitomo America, American Airlines and Yoyodyne Entertainment. Simon received his BA from UCSB and his MBA/JD from Gateshead University, Gateshead, England.

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Daniel Hirsch, Managing Partner
Mr. Hirsch joined First Line Capital as a partner in 2001. Since joining the firm, Mr. Hirsch has focused his efforts on assisting foreign and domestic companies achieve their corporate goals via comprehensive public strategies including direct public offerings and reverse mergers. After receiving his Masters degree in 1990, Mr. Hirsch served as a research analyst for a $500+ million dollar healthcare organization. During his tenure there, Dan was instrumental in the development and completion of over $110,000,000 in expansion activities. In 1998, Mr. Hirsch joined IHC, LLC as a corporate turn-around specialist. Dealing exclusively with multi million dollar entities, Dan consistently improved the profit margins, cash positions and overall corporate viability.

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