Global Remote Technologies Ltd.
CNSX : RGT
FRANKFURT : GR9

Global Remote Technologies Ltd.

May 16, 2016 08:00 ET

Global Remote Technologies Ltd.: Change of Auditor

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) -

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Global Remote Technologies Ltd. (CSE:RGT) (FRANKFURT:GR9) (the "Company" or "Global Remote") announces that it has changed its auditors from Saturna Group Chartered Professional Accountants LLP (the "Former Auditors") to Dale Matheson Carr-Hilton Labonte LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants (the "Successor Auditors") effective May 11, 2016.

The Former Auditors resigned as auditors of the Company effective May 5, 2016 and the board of directors of the Company appointed the Successor Auditors as the Company's auditor effective May 11, 2016, until the next Annual General Meeting of the Company.

There were no reservations in the Former Auditor's reports in connection with the financial year ended January 31, 2015 or for any period subsequent to the most recently completed period for which an audit report was issued preceding the date of the Former Auditor's resignation. There are no "reportable events" (as that term is defined in National Instrument 51-102 Continuous Disclosure Obligations) between the Company and the Former Auditor.

In accordance with National Instrument 51-102, the notice of change of auditor, together with the required letters from the former auditor and the successor auditor, have been reviewed by the audit committee and the board of directors and has been filed on SEDAR.

About Global Remote Technologies

The Company focuses on the deployment of emerging technologies for the energy sector. The Company has licensed multiple patent pending tools for the oil and gas industry. Using its advanced engineering and leadership experience, the Company brings cutting edge processes and technology to the oil patch. Its remote sensor packages transmit telemetry from drilling and production sites in real time to a central server where it is viewed in the cloud. The systems are designed to provide key personnel an early warning system to avoid equipment failures or costly compliance fines. The Company collects and communicates vital information on the status of equipment, tanks, and pipelines for exploration, production, and transmission of oil, gas and water. In addition, the Company recently acquired a Helix downhole well stimulation tool and related technology. The tool uses a patent pending design and engineering method to achieve a unique flow pattern for wellbore stimulation. The Company is headquartered in Vancouver, BC, with offices in Denver, Colorado and Houston, Texas.

Further information about the Company is available under its profile on the SEDAR website (www.sedar.com), on the CSE website (www. thecse.com) and on its corporate website (www.grtcse.com).

On Behalf of the Board of Directors

GLOBAL REMOTE TECHNOLGIES LTD.

Chris Dorris, CEO and Director

The Canadian Securities Exchange (operated by CNSX Markets Inc.) has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release.

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS

Certain statements included in this press release constitute forward-looking information or statements (collectively, "forward-looking statements"), including those identified by the expressions "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "expect", "intend", "may", "should" and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the Company or its management. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts but reflect current expectations regarding future results or events. This press release contains forward looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and various estimates, factors and assumptions and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors.

Readers should not place undue reliance on the Company's forward-looking statements, as the Company's actual results, performance or achievements may differ materially from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements if known or unknown risks, uncertainties or other factors affect the Company's business, or if the Company's estimates or assumptions prove inaccurate. Therefore, the Company cannot provide any assurance that such forward-looking statements will materialize. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward looking statements include, the timing and receipt of government and regulatory approvals, the impact of competitive products and pricing, new product development, and uncertainties related to the regulatory approval process, and continued availability of capital and financing and general economic, market or business conditions, and fees charged by service providers. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are made as of the date hereof and the Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as expressly required by applicable securities laws.

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