SOURCE: The Amergence Group

The Amergence Group

August 23, 2010 17:02 ET

Amergence Group's Partner, PanPacific, Names Simon Wong to Head Up Travel Network

PHOENIX, AZ and HONG KONG--(Marketwire - August 23, 2010) -  The Amergence Group (PINKSHEETS: AMNG) announced today that PanPacific has chosen Mr. Simon Wong to head up the company's Hong Kong-based Travel Network. Mr. Wong has spent the previous five years in charge of business development for several prominent Hong Kong companies and is currently a principal in Big Vision Cyber Co. in Hong Kong. Mr. Wong comes to The PanPacific Travel Network with twenty years of business and entrepreneurial experience in the Hong Kong area.

The PanPacific Travel Network is an interactive, electronic concierge service for hotels and busy public areas. The full color, touch screen information kiosks provide travelers with an up-to-date "gateway" of local attractions and discount information on goods and services offered throughout the area. The Network projects that it should be able to place their first 100 units in Shanghai during their initial 90-day roll out. The Shanghai area is home to over 350 qualified hotel-prospects.

"Having Mr. Wong in charge of The PanPacific Travel Network ensures us that only the highest standards of professionalism will be incorporated throughout enterprise at every level," said Jack Martin, PanPacific's chief executive.

ABOUT THE AMERGENCE GROUP

The Amergence Group (www.amergencegroup.com) creates innovative services and assistance to development and early stage businesses with a goal toward accelerating their plans to complete development and market edgy or disruptive technologies. Amergence will earn equity for its assistance and expects to share that equity with its shareholders in the form of periodic dividends.

The Company's Tranzbyte division focuses on the development and marketing of optical and solid state media enhancement technologies such as DVCD™, CDMX™, and FlashCDMX™ for DVDs, CDs, and Flash Ram respectively.

ABOUT PANPACIFIC INTERNATIONAL, INC.

PanPacific International (www.yespanpacific.com) became The Amergence Group's first strategic partner and spin-out candidate. Headed by Mr. John T. "Jack" Martin, its chief executive, the company is charged with seeking out edgy and/or disruptive businesses in Hong Kong and the surrounding areas and incorporating them within PanPacific International. PanPacific is located at: 1702 Chinachem Tower, 34-37 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R.

NOTES ABOUT FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

Except for any historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including those described in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission reports and filings. Certain statements contained in this release that are not historical facts constitute forward-looking statements, within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and are intended to be covered by the safe harbors created by that Act. Reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements because they involve unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied. Forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as estimates, anticipates, projects, plans, expects, intends, believes, should and similar expressions and by the context in which they are used. Such statements are based upon current expectations of the Company and speak only as of the date made. The Company undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date on which they are made.

Contact Information

  • Company and Contact:
    Peter H. Jacobs
    Managing Director
    md@amergencegroup.com
    14220 N. Northsight Blvd., Suite 139
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480) 443-1600

    Company and Contact:

    John T. Martin
    Chief Executive Officer
    jtm@yespanpacific.com
    PanPacific International, Inc.
    1702 Chinachem Tower
    34-37 Connaught Road Central
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R.