SOURCE: Axios Mobile Assets Corp.

Axios Mobile Assets Corp.

June 03, 2015 10:32 ET

Axios Mobile Assets Establishes Advisory Committee

VAUGHAN, ON--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2015) - Axios Mobile Assets Corporation (CSE: AXA) today announced that it has established a committee to advise and provide current perspectives to the company's management team in critical areas of the Axios business. The Advisory Committee is comprised of distinguished subject-matter experts in business, agriculture, food safety, logistics, pallet management and financial markets.

"We are thrilled to have this level of expertise on our team," said Axios President and CEO, Richard MacDonald. "With the help of the advisory committee, we'll be able to innovate ahead of the curve by understanding key issues and being able to develop and provide solutions. With the ever-increasing rate of change in our industry, we think it's vital to approach business with a broader perspective based on experience, insights and in-depth knowledge. As we establish this working committee it will help us tap into a worldwide network of talent as we grow."

Following are the members of the Axios Logistics Solutions Advisory Committee. The Committee will be chaired by Mr. Chris Salapoutis, Axios Board Member.

Sylvain Charlebois - Food Safety

A Professor in the College of Business and Economics at the University of Guelph, Dr. Sylvain Charlebois is the project lead for the World Ranking Food Safety Performance Report and has authored nearly 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals, professional publications and conference proceedings in Food Science and Management. He has won the prestigious International Emerald Lit Award in research twice and is affiliated with many research centres and think tanks, including the CD Howe Institute and Conference Board of Canada. In 2012, Charlebois delivered a TEDx talk on global trades and emerging agricultural economies.

Scott Smith - Transport & Logistics

Scott Smith is the third-generation President of J.D. Smith and Sons Ltd. He is currently Second Vice Chairman of the Canadian Trucking Alliance and is Past Chairman of both the Ontario Trucking Association and Toronto Trucking Association. He also chairs the OTA's Education Foundation.

Cecil Patterson - Agricultural Expert

A third-generation farmer, Cecil Patterson has earned a comprehensive understanding of the agriculture business. With decades of experience running and managing major farm operations, he has deep practical experience in the farm to distributor loop, and has developed an insider's perspective of the production and supply chain realities of perishable goods. A staunch and progressive advocate of best practices in food safety and sanitation, Patterson sees these as the cornerstone of his tremendous success in the agricultural arena.

Andrew Kocher - Experienced Business Leader

Andrew Kocher brings the acumen of a seasoned and successful businessman. Now owner and Partner at McKersie-Kocher Funeral Home, a family business he has grown for 16 years, he has a strong foothold in small business, positioning him as a shrewd investor in small caps stocks that exhibit exceptional management. Kocher also developed considerable financial acumen in his nine years as a Director for Prosperity One Credit Union, where he chaired the Budget Committee, was a member of the Audit Committee and helped oversee two amalgamations with other Credit Unions. His experience in budget oversight also includes administering a multi-million-dollar construction project during his ten-year tenure as a Director of the Independent Cremation Group.

Rick LeBlanc - Pallet Management

A noted authority in the areas of pallet system management, industry reporting and consulting, Rick LeBlanc is co-author of Pallets - A North American Perspective and has published hundreds of articles related to best practices, trends and other issues pertaining to the selection and management of pallets in supply chains. LeBlanc has been a regular contributor to Pallet Enterprise Magazine since 1995 and has edited/published the Western Pallet Association monthly publication, now called Pallets West, since 1999. Also in 1999, he launched PackagingRevolution.net and Reusable Packaging News, a website and newsletter focused on reusable packaging and pallet system news and best practices, which remain the primary content portal in this niche.

Benjamin Shapiro - Capital Markets

Benjamin Shapiro is a Chartered Financial Analyst with 8 years of Canadian capital markets experience, most recently at a Toronto-based multi-strategy investment management firm actively investing in North American small-cap and micro-cap companies. As Vice President of K2 & Associates Investment Management, he co-manages a Canadian equity and debt portfolio with assets of more than $500 million. Shapiro honed his executive skill set as a Director of a TSX-listed mining company. Aside from having expertise in fundamental equity analysis, technical analysis, and derivative and options trading, he brings with him a wealth of high-level relationships within the Canadian capital markets industry. He has also obtained the Canadian Investment Manager designation and completed the PDO (Partners, Directors, and Senior Officers) course offered by the Canadian Securities Institute.

About Axios Mobile Assets

Axios Mobile Assets Corp. is a logistics enabler, providing greater supply chain visibility. The Axios Solution features next-generation lightweight composite pallet technology with an integrated data management system, providing a comprehensive solution for customers. The Axios Solution, when applied with its proprietary tracking and information system delivers actionable data that helps improve visibility and transparency within their customers' value chain. The Axios Solution continues to gain market acceptance based on its unique attributes: lower total cost, longer useful life and customized configurations. The Axios Solution will increase sustainability performance for its users through the generation and subsequent retirement of carbon credits. It also enables customers to monetize the generated credits to provide an additional revenue stream, to assist in the overall reduction of cost within their supply chain. Axios was incorporated under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) and is a reporting issuer in the Province of Ontario. Axios is traded on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) under the symbol AXA.

Further information concerning the Company can be found at www.axiosma.com, www.sedar.com and www.cnsx.ca.

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