SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwired - Oct. 13, 2015) - Stompy Bot Corporation (CSE:BOT) (the "Corporation") is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Gill to the board of directors of the Corporation. Mr. Gill is an executive leader with a diverse background in operations of consumer goods, logistics, manufacturing, technology/gaming and capital markets in North America, Asia and Eastern Europe. With 35+ years' experience, Mr. Gill has served as a director of more than a dozen companies. Notably, Mr. Gill was managing director of Sega Entertainment Canada from 1992 to 1996, during the 16-bit console wars era, where the Canadian division grew from $17M in annual revenue to over $178M in 24 months. In addition to Mr. Gills's operational experiences, as a past Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, he has worked extensively in the capital markets as a trader with Richardson Greenshields, Senior Investment Advisor with Macleod Young and Weir, Partner of Royal Oak Securities, Managing Director of Cheval Noir Trading, and Operating Partner of HSD Partners.
The Corporation also announces that it has granted an aggregate of 1,870,000 options to purchase common shares of the Corporation exercisable at a price of $0.15 per common share and expiring on October 13, 2018. The common shares issuable upon exercise of the options are subject to a four-month hold period from the original date of grant.
The Corporation recently listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE:BOT).
About Stompy Bot Corporation
The Corporation is an independent video game and digital media publisher. The Corporation identifies, acquires, and publishes unique video game properties. The Corporation's innovative technologies, game development expertise, and global entertainment partnerships enable its success. We create value by engaging entertainment consumers with brands that are unique, creative, socially compelling, technically impressive, and delivered across multimedia platforms on a global scale.
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