SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 11, 2016) - VinCompass™ Corp. (OTC PINK: VCPS) announced the addition of Mr. Michael J. Profita as a member of the Company's Board of Directors to serve until the next annual meeting of the shareholders. "We are at a point of corporate growth and we believe Michael's business acumen, network, and experience with public companies would help us get to the next level," said Peter Lachapelle, Founder and CEO of VinCompass.
The biography for Mr. Michael Porfita is set forth below:
Michael J. Profita, 61, with over 30 years of broad range high tech experience in both public and venture backed companies. He is a Partner at Momentum Capital and serves as the CEO at Affluence Corp., CFO at Advizor Solutions, Inc., and CFO at Naerodynamics, Inc. Previously, his career highlights include EVP and CFO at Apropos Technology (APRS-NASDAQ) where he led their $100MM IPO. Additionally, Mr. Profita was the president of thincSoft LLC and led the company from inception to exit. He is a frequent guest lecturer at Northwestern University and Marquette University and was named one of the top dealmakers in Chicago. Mr. Profita holds a Master of Management degree from the University of Chicago, an MBA in Finance from Loyola University of Chicago, and a B.S. in Economics and Finance from Marquette University.
About the Company
VinCompass™ (OTC PINK: VCPS) -- guiding your wine journey with personal curation starting in the restaurant -- makes a mobile solution that guides the users through the wine selection process and provides personalized wine club and private label wine while offering ecommerce convenience. Users create a digital blue print of their wine preferences (VinPrint™) to overcome the fear and anxiety of selecting wine. In social settings, VinCompass matches consumers' wine preferences with a database of over 1 million wines and wine lists at more than 10,000 restaurants. No other solution solves the $12 billion+ restaurant angst sometime known as "fear of the wine list" (FoWL™). With consumers' VinPrint™ on hand, VinCompass™ ecomm solution is a one-to-one wine club that tailors its monthly offering based on the preferred quality and tastes of its subscribers on an individual basis. Private label wines are also available to both corporations and individuals via VinCompass' ecomm solution. In the $4 billion wine club and private label business, VinCompass is the first to apply predictive analytics to fulfill consumer ecommerce purchases. VinCompass's mission is to use its patent pending data engine technology to help everyone enjoy wine more with less effort, starting in the restaurant and shipping wine to your office or home in over 40 states.
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