ORLANDO, Fla., June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Engage Mobility, Inc. (OTCQB: ENGA), a mobile technology, marketing and data company, announced today that it has added key personnel as it plans its impending launch of its Mobile Augmented Platform and Mobile Engagement System for business later this month.
The Company has added the following key personnel in the areas of technology, finance, operations, sales and international business development.
Eric Fellows – Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Fellows is an MBA and experienced financial and business analyst, customer acquisition expert, and multi channel marketing and advertising executive. For the past several years, Eric has served as the Director of Digital Marketing and Strategy at MarketLeverage, a leading Inc 5000 digital advertising and marketing firm. In that position, Eric managed one of the largest email marketing platforms in the world, and has vast experience in affiliate marketing; media planning; financial analysis; business planning; website "sales funnel" optimization for online lead and customer acquisition; lead generation; ecommerce; website search engine optimization and online product launch management.
William (Bill) Luckman – Director of Corporate Finance
Mr. Luckman is a financial professional with nearly 20 years experience of both traditional and securities finance experience; covering both mature and developing domestic and overseas ventures. Most recently finished a 5 year stay in China managing a small private equity/bridge fund, LP Funding. Acting as director for a small investment bank facilitating over twenty US corporate acquisitions of Chinese assets often in conjunction with capital raises resulting in several US Exchange listed companies. His prior experience includes executive and director level positions at both domestic and foreign real estate, technology and financial companies as well actively consulting in cross border finance.
Elsa Sung – Director of Asian Operations
Ms. Sung has a strong background in budgeting and planning, financial reporting, auditing, accounting systems, and business operations. She is a founding member of Metis Limited, a boutique consulting firm specializing in providing outsourced accounting, finance and operational services to companies located in the greater China area. Ms. Sung served as Chief Financial Officer for Jiangbo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Nasdaq (Global Market) listed pharmaceutical company with operations in China, from November 2007 to March 2011. Previously, Ms. Sung was a former Senior Auditor with Ernst & Young.
Additionally, the Company has engaged the services of Mr. Tony Tian and Weitian Group, LLC as Investor Relations Counsel and will work closely with Weitian to develop a coordinated investor and market awareness strategy for the company and its stock both domestically and abroad.
James Byrd, Chairman and CEO of Engage, stated:
"It is a very exciting time for Engage. As we prepare for the launch of our Mobile Engagement System later this month we are really pleased that we have been able to attract some of the brightest and most capable people to help us build Engage as a great mobile marketing and data company. Bill Luckman is a fantastic addition to our corporate finance team, having been a key player in financing dozens of U.S. public companies during the past decade.
Elsa Sung is a tremendous financial and operations person with deep relationships in China, a country that will play a central role in the building of our international footprint. Eric Fellows is as good as it gets in terms of technology, particularly in the areas of mobile and digital video marketing technology, and Big Data delivery and management – all areas that are central to our corporate existence.
Finally, we are happy to be working with Tony Tian and his firm to help build share value and market awareness for our company. Tony is a highly skilled and experienced public and investor relations person, also with tremendous relationships in China, and we are fortunate to have Tony on our team to work closely with our internal IR team headed by Neala Hackett.
They say that a company is only as good as the people behind it, and as such we believe that Engage is destined for greatness with the team we have assembled."
"We are delighted to have been selected by Engage Mobility to help enrich its investor relations and public relations programs," stated Tony Tian, President of Weitian Group. "With its cutting edge technology platform and unique mobile marketing concept, Engage Mobility is well positioned to be a significant player in the global mobile marketing space. The Weitian team is excited to partner with Engage Mobility in order to raise its visibility in the capital market and support the implementation of its growth strategies through a broader scope of communications services that will target institutional and retail investors, relevant media and trade publications, as well as potential customers and business partners."
In addition to the above executive personnel, the Company has launched its first local sales initiative with the hiring of sales personnel in Orlando, Fl.
About Engage Mobility, Inc.
Engage is a mobile technology, marketing and data company, combining disruptive technology, proprietary marketing methodology and Big Data through its Mobile Engagement System for business. Engage, with offices in Orlando, Kansas City and Salt Lake City, trades on the OTCBB under the ticker symbol ENGA.
Disclaimer Regarding Forward Looking Statements
Any statements contained herein that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements are made subject to certain risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ materially from those presented. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only to the date such information was released. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly revise these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that arise after release of this information.
For information contact:
Neala Sullivan Hackett – Director of Investor Relations
Tony Tian, CFA
Weitian Group LLC
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