Applied Digital Solutions

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Corporate Headquarters:

                        Applied Digital Solutions Incorporated
                        400 Royal Palm Way, Suite 410
                        Palm Beach, Florida 33480
                        561-805-8000 phone / 561-805-8001 fax

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The company was established in 1993 and became a publicly traded company in 1994.

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ADS Directors

Richard J. Sullivan
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Secretary
Applied Digital Solutions, Inc.

Angela M. Sullivan
Great Bay Technology, Inc.

Daniel E. Penni (1, 2)
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Arthur F. Noterman (1, 2)
Independent Insurance and Business Advisor

Constance K. Weaver (1, 2)
Financial Vice President
Investor Relations ATT Corporation

Richard S. Friedland (1, 2)

Scott R. Silverman
Applied Digital Solutions, Inc.

ADS Staff

Corporate Officers:

     Richard J. Sullivan

                        Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
                        561-805-8017 phone / 561-805-8001 fax

Mr. Sullivan, age 62, was elected to the board of directors and named Chief Executive Officer in May 1993. He was appointed Secretary in March 1996 and has served as the acting President and Chief Operating Officer since September 6, 2001. Mr. Sullivan is currently Chairman of Great Bay Technology, Inc. From August 1989 to December 1992, Mr. Sullivan was Chairman of the board of directors of Consolidated Convenience Systems,
Inc., in Springfield, Missouri. He has been the Managing General Partner of The Bay Group, a merger and acquisition firm in New Hampshire, since February 1985. Mr. Sullivan was formerly Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Manufacturing Resources, Inc., an MRP II software company in Boston, Massachusetts, and was Chairman and CEO of Encode Technology, a “Computer-Aided  Manufacturing” company, in Nashua, New Hampshire from February 1984 to August 1986. Mr. Sullivan is married to Angela M. Sullivan.

Scott R. Silverman

                        561-805-8056 phone / 561-805-8001 fax

                        Mr. Silverman, age 38, has served since August 2001 as a special advisor to our Board of
                        Directors. In March 2002, he was appointed to our Board of Directors and named President.
                        From September 1999 to March 2002, Mr. Silverman operated his own private
                        investment-banking firm and prior to that time, from October 1996 to September 1999, he
                        served in various capacities for us including positions related to business development,
                        corporate development and legal affairs. From July 1995 to September 1996, he served as
                        President of ATI Communications, Inc., one of our subsidiaries. He began his career as an
                        attorney specializing in commercial litigation and communications law at the law firm of Cooper
                        Perskie in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mr. Silverman is a
                        graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Villanova University School of Law.

Jerome C. Artigliere

                        Chief Operating Officer
                        561-805-8024 phone / 561-805-8004 fax

                        Mr. Artigliere, age 47, joined one of our subsidiaries as President in January 1998, and was
                        appointed our Vice President in April 1998 and Treasurer in December 1999. In November
                        2000, Mr. Artigliere was appointed Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Senior Vice
                        President, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Treasurer in December 2000. From 1996 to
                        1997, he was Regional Vice President at General Electric Capital Corporation in Portsmouth,
                        NH. Prior to that, from 1994 to 1996, he was State Vice President at First National Bank in
                        Portsmouth, NH, a commercial bank subsidiary of Peoples Heritage Bank of Portland, Maine.
                        He earned an undergraduate degree in finance from Seton Hall University in 1977, and a Master
                        of Business Administration degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1980.

Michael E. Krawitz

                        Senior Vice President and General Counsel
                        561-805-8005 phone / 561-805-8001 fax

                        Mr. Krawitz, age 32, joined as our Assistant Vice President and General Counsel in April 1999,
                        and was appointed Vice President and Assistant Secretary in December 1999, and Senior Vice
                        President, Strategic Initiatives and Assistant Secretary in December 2000. From 1994 to April
                        1999, Mr. Krawitz was an attorney with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson in New York.
                        Mr. Krawitz earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell University in 1991 and a juris
                        doctorate from Harvard Law School in 1994.

Evan C. McKeown

                        Chief Financial Officer
                        561-805-8027 / 561-805-8004 fax

                        Mr. McKeown, age 43, joined us as our Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate
                        Controller in March 2001. He was appointed Vice President, Chief Financial Officer in March
                        2002. Prior to joining us, Mr. McKeown served as Corporate Controller at Orius Corporation in
                        West Palm Beach, Florida. From 1992 to 1999, he served as Controller and then Chief
                        Financial Officer of Zajac, Inc., in Portland, Maine. Mr. McKeown has more than 20 years
                        experience in accounting and financial reporting, including serving as a Tax Manager for Ernst
                        & Young and public accountant with Coopers & Lybrand. He is a graduate of the University of
                        Maine and is a certified public accountant.

Keith Bolton, Ph.D.

                        Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
                        561-805-8012 phone / 561-805-8001 fax

 Kay E. Langsford-Loveland

                        Vice President, Administration
                        561-805-8033 phone / 561-805-8002 fax

Divisional Officers:

Digital Angel Corporation
Randolph K. Geissler

                              Chief Executive Officer
                               651-455-1621 phone / 651-455-0413 fax

VeriChip Corporation
Richard F. Seelig, M.D.

                               Director Medical Applications

Internal Audit:
Ronald D. Landers

                        Vice President, Internal Audit
                        636-458-0278 phone / 636-458-0269 fax

Investor Relations:
Lynn Anderson

                               400 Royal Palm Way, Suite 410
                               Palm Beach, Florida 33480
                               Phone: 561-805-8007
                               Fax: 561-805-8001


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