BAAR, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwired - Jan 13, 2014) - One Horizon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: OHGI) ("One Horizon" or the "Company"), which develops and licenses the world's most bandwidth efficient mobile voice platform for smartphones, today announced that the Company has appointed Mr. Robert P. Vogler to its Board of Directors. One Horizon Group's board now has four independent and three executive Board Members.
Mr. Vogler has a long-standing history as a successful executive and business owner. Since 1974, he has been the owner and Chairman of the Board of Kreivo AG, an accounting and bookkeeping company serving Swiss companies in a variety of industries with operations throughout Europe. A specialist in accounting practices, Mr. Vogler has also served on the Boards of other Swiss accounting firms such as RV Revisions AG, Impe Zug AG and also served as President of Lüfta Baar, a HVAC Company also based in Switzerland.
"We have prided ourselves on attracting and retaining high-quality and experienced members to our Board and we are confident Robert will bring a similar level of oversight and contribution to our business and corporate governance," began Mr. Brian Collins, One Horizon's Founder and Chief Technology Officer. "His experience will aid our teams when working in tandem with European telecom carriers and partners. The number of executive and non-executive, independent Board Members now numbers seven which meet the requirement for us to uplist to a major US exchange like Nasdaq or NYSE, which we are planning in 2014."
About One Horizon Group, Inc.
One Horizon Group Inc.'s business is to optimize communications over the Internet through its wholly owned subsidiary, Horizon Globex GmbH, Baar, which develops and markets one of the world's most bandwidth-efficient mobile voice and messaging platform for smartphones, and also offers a range of other optimized data applications including on-line payments and mobile advertising. Horizon Globex GmbH is an ISO 9001 and ISO 20000-1 certified company. The Company has operations in Switzerland, the United Kingdom, China, India, Singapore, Hong Kong and Ireland. For more information on the Company, its products and services, please visit http://www.onehorizongroup.com.
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