BeWhere Announces Changes to the Board of Directors
Toronto, Ontario – April 20th, 2018 – BeWhere Holdings Inc. (TSXV-BEW) (the “Corporation”) announces the appointment of Joanne De Laurentiis to BeWhere’s board of directors. Retired in 2016 as President and CEO of the Investment Funds Institute (IFIC), Joanne De Laurentiis was also CEO of Credit Union Central of Canada, Mondex Canada and Interac. Before moving into executive leadership roles, she served as Vice-President, Public Affairs for the Canadian Bankers Association and was chief of staff to a Minister in the Ontario Government. She has served on many business and not-for-profit boards including IFIC, Interac, Mondex, Cumis Insurance, Credential Financial, AgriFinance, Ethical Funds, Concentra Financial, the Ontario Lottery & and Gaming Corporation, the Toronto Board of Trade and St. Stephen’s Community House.
Joanne De Laurentiis has excelled in creating fit-for-purpose governance and management structures; initiated and led marketing, research and strategic planning initiatives; developed and maintained strong regulatory, government and business relationships; and contributed to the development of sound regulatory and legislative frameworks for the financial services sector.
Joanne currently serves on the Boards of the Toronto Transit Commission, Peak Financial Advisory Council, PIMCO Canada Independent Review Committee, Dealnet Capital, the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education, and the National News Council. She holds a master’s degree in Political Science from Western University.
The company further announces the resignation of Greg Cameron from the board of directors. BeWhere thanks Mr. Cameron for his contributions to the Corporation.
“We are delighted to have attracted the caliber of talent that Joanne will bring to the Corporation and the board, and we look forward to working with her as we continue to expand our business. Joanne brings broad experience and unique leadership to our company with her tremendous financial, business development and strategy expertise,” said Owen Moore, CEO of BeWhere Inc. “I’d also like to take this opportunity to thank Greg Cameron for his dedication to BeWhere over the past couple years. We wish him success in all his future endeavors.”
BeWhere (TSXV: BEW, OTCQB: BEWFF) is an Industrial Internet of Things (“IIOT”) solutions company that designs and sells hardware with sensors and software applications to track real-time information on non-powered moveable assets. The company develops mobile applications, middle-ware and cloud-based solutions that stand-alone or that can be readily integrated with existing software. Its solutions enable end-users a level of operational visibility that is more easily accessible and significantly easier to implement than in the past.
BeWhere sells its products through a worldwide network of distribution and technology companies. BeWhere has secured distribution agreements and technology partnerships with a large roster of companies including major telecommunications providers, leading vehicle telematics providers and logistic and supply chain management solution providers.
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