TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 11, 2014) -
Keek Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KEK)(OTCQX: KEEKF) announced that Mr. Anthony Lacavera has resigned as a director of Keek and Mr. Sheldon Inwentash has been appointed to the Board of Directors.
John Jussup, Chairman of the Board commented: "We thank Mr. Lacavera, for his contribution to the Board of Keek, and welcome Mr. Inwentash to the Board."
Sheldon Inwentash is
founder, Chairman and CEO of Pinetree Capital Ltd., (TSX: PNP) a diversified investment firm focused on investing in early stage micro- and small-cap resource companies. While it invests in resource sectors, Pinetree also invests in the technology sector, where it founds its roots in 1992. Sheldon brings more than 32 years of investment-industry experience and a deep understanding of progressive investments and financial management strategies. A true entrepreneur, Sheldon began his investing career while still working to attain his Chartered Accountant designation in 1981. Sheldon obtained his B.Comm from the University of Toronto and is a Chartered Accountant. In 2012, Sheldon received an honorary degree, doctor of laws (LLD) from the University of Toronto for his valuable leadership as an entrepreneur, philanthropist and inspirational commitment to making a difference in the lives of children, youth and their families.
Keek combines video and text to create a new kind of social network -- easy to use, fast and personal. With Keek, users around the world create and interact with videos up to 36 seconds in length, and 111 characters of accompanying text, in either public or private views. Keek makes it easy for anyone to instantly create, distribute, discover and react to content in real-time across web and mobile devices. The Keek app is available in over 190 countries across 6 global regions, and in up to 36 languages, with no particular geographic area contributing more than 25% to the total user community. Keek's platform is developed for iPhone, Android, Windows Phone 8 and Blackberry 10. The Keek platform also allows users to link to other social networks, including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, Google+, and Line. Users include celebrities, brands, athletes, journalists, sports teams and media outlets.
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