Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, November 26, 2018 – Global Cannabis Applications Corp. (“GCAC” or the “Company”) (CSE: APP, FSE:2FA, OTCQB: FUAPF), a leading developer of innovative data technologies for the cannabis industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Alon Tzipory to the position of Chief Operating Officer effective immediately, as approved by the board of directors.
Mr. Tzipory is a successful, Tel Aviv, Israel based, technology entrepreneur and brings to GCAC over 20 years of experience working with both large and small corporations in the technology, blockchain and cryptocurrency markets. His company Bridgez implemented the blockchain environment at GCAC, and he is currently the founder and managing partner of the New York-based J7 Capital, a thriving boutique investment and consulting firm, which introduced the first tokenized mortgage-backed securities fund.
“I am extremely impressed with the cryptocurrency and blockchain based digital platform that powers the Citizen Green Community and see great opportunity to leverage the technology in other industries,” said newly appointed Alon Tzipory, Chief Operating Officer GCAC. “Brad has built an impressive team of advanced technology, blockchain and crypto experts and I am honored to join this talented group. I look forward to working with Brad and his team and making an immediate contribution to take the Company and our technology to the next level.”
“I am delighted to welcome Alon to GCAC as the chief operating officer. He brings an impressive track record of building blockchain and cryptocurrency-based technology businesses,” said Brad Moore, CEO of GCAC. “He played an integral role of the building of GCAC own blockchain for our Citizen Green Community digital platform and is the perfect choice to integrate the marketing and technology teams at GCAC. He will also take the lead as we develop the strategy to leverage the technology of the Citizen Green Community digital platform and use it with other vertical markets beyond cannabis. I look forward to working alongside Alon as we continue to expand GCAC and create additional value for our shareholders.”
Mr. Tzipory holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science and an M.Sc. in Technology Management & Finance from New York University, Polytechnic School of Engineering. He is a blockchain and cryptocurrency expert who has advised startups and large and small corporations and projects. He is also a founder and chief executive officer of Bridgez, founder of BitsNGo Cloud, Ray Networks and Cloud Pioneers. Mr. Tzipory has held many senior positions including Chief Technology Officer, Vice President Product, Team Leader and Software Engineering in several successful infrastructure software, cloud computing, and web companies.
J7 Capital is a regulation compliant fund that is capitalizing on the vast credit markets and offers a fixed income instrument where funds are backed by mortgage assets. Its vision is to empower communities, individuals and businesses to invest wisely and safely into their future and present. Its mission is to create an equilibrium that builds bridges between crypto financial markets, traditional financial markets and other counterparts like crypto investors, fiat investors, businesses and individuals. For more information visit: https://j7.capital .About Global Cannabis Applications Corp.
Global Cannabis Applications Corp. is a global leader in designing, developing, marketing and acquiring innovative data technologies for the medical cannabis industry. The Citizen Green platform is the world’s first end-to-end – from patient to regulator – medical cannabis data solution. It uses six core technologies: mobile applications, artificial intelligence, regtech, smart databases, blockchain and digital reward tokens, to qualify candidates for clinical studies. These technologies facilitate the proliferation of digital conversations by like-minded people in the medical cannabis community. Managed by digital and cannabis industry experts, GCAC is focused on viral global expansion by providing the best digital experience in the cannabis market.
For more information about the Company, please visit online at www.cannappscorp.com, or review its profiles www.sedar.com and on the Canadian Securities Exchange’s website (www.thecse.com).
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