OTTAWA, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ackroo Inc. (TSX-V: AKR, OTC: AKRFF) (“Ackroo” or the “Company”), a gift card, loyalty marketing technology and services provider, announces that all of the nominees proposed as directors and listed in the Company’s management proxy circular for 2018 were elected as directors at the Company’s annual general meeting held in Vancouver, British Columbia on December 5th, 2018.  Shareholders also approved the re-appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the auditor of the Company for the ensuing year, and the ratification of the Company’s incentive stock option plan.  99 percent of shares voted were cast in favour of each of the nominees, along with all other matters proposed at the meeting.

The elected directors of the Company are as follows:

  • Steve Levely
  • Sam Cole
  • Wayne O’Connell
  • Kristaps Ronka

The Company plans to add a 5th board member in the coming weeks to further assist their aggressive organic and inorganic growth plans for the years to come.  

About Ackroo

Ackroo provides automotive, petroleum, hospitality and retail merchants of all sizes a robust, cloud based multi-currency marketing platform to help attract, engage and grow their customers while increasing their revenues and margins. Through a SaaS based business model Ackroo provides an in-store and online automated solution to help merchants process gift card, loyalty and promotional transactions at the point of sale, provide key administrative and marketing data, and to allow customers to access and manage their gift card and loyalty accounts. Ackroo also provides important marketing services to assist their merchants with utilizing Ackroo’s technology solution. Ackroo is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada. For more information, visit: www.ackroo.com.

For information, please contact:

Steve Levely
Chief Executive Officer | Ackroo
Tel: 613-599-2396 x730
Email: slevely@ackroo.com
 

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Forward Looking Statements

This release contains forecasts and forward-looking statements that are not guarantees of future performance and activities and are subject to risks and uncertainties. The company has based these forward-looking statements on assumptions and assessments made by its management in light of their experience and their perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and other factors they believe to be appropriate. Important factors that could cause actual results, developments and business decisions to differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to: the company’s ability to raise enough capital to support the company’s go forward plans; the overall global economic environment; the impact of competition and new technologies; general market, political and economic conditions in the countries in which the company operates; projected capital expenditures and liquidity; changes in the company’s strategy; government regulations and approvals; changes in customers’ budgeting priorities; plus other factors that may arise. Any forward-looking statements in this press release are made as of the date hereof, and the company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.