Press Release – updated: Nov 19, 2019 07:00 EST
SEATTLE, November 19, 2019 (Newswire.com) – Wikileaf Technologies Inc. (“Wikileaf” or the “Company”) (CSE: WIKI) announced today that Connor Cruise, a current member of the Board, has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors. The Company also announced that Ian Rapsey, Chief Creative Officer of Auxly and co-founder of Nesta Holding Co., has been appointed as a new member of the Board, pending Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”) acceptance. Chuck Rifici, Chair and founder of Nesta, majority owner of Wikileaf, will step down from the Board to focus on helping the company externally.
“Technology companies such as Wikileaf have been an underrepresented segment of the cannabis sector despite the potential for providing significant value with respect to price comparison, advertising, data analytics and more. As a publicly traded company, Wikileaf will ensure the right leadership is in place in an effort to drive shareholder value. These changes today reflect our commitment to strengthening corporate governance and to position the
Wikileaf is a price-comparison platform for recreational and medicinal cannabis consumers. Wikileaf provides consumers with instant price comparison among dispensaries in their immediate vicinity. It is a portfolio company of Nesta Holding Co. Ltd. (“Nesta”), a private equity firm focused on the global cannabis industry. Nesta was founded in 2015 by Chuck Rifici, Chair of Auxly Cannabis Group and co-founder of Canopy Growth Corporation.
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