VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Reliq Health Technologies Inc. (TSXV:RHT OTCQB: RQHTF) ("Reliq" or the "Company"), a technology company focused on developing innovative mobile health (mHealth) and telemedicine solutions for Community-Based Healthcare, is pleased to announce that Mr. Brian Storseth has joined the Company's Board of Directors effective immediately.
Mr. Storseth is a businessman and was a Member of Parliament (MP) with the Conservative Party of Canada for 9 years from 2006 to 2015 - he did not seek re-election in 2016. During his tenure as an MP he served on committees for Aboriginal affairs, agriculture and agri-food.
"Brian is an accomplished business leader and policy expert, having spent 9 years as an MP in the House of Commons. Brian is intimately familiar with issues relevant to Canadian companies such as ours. We are excited to leverage his network and experience in order to further expand Reliq's footprint in Canada," said Dr. Lisa Crossley, CEO of Reliq Health.
"I admire how far Reliq has come in a very short period of time and am impressed with the traction the team has achieved with their technology in the United States. I look forward to working with them to introduce the technology to various Provinces, health authorities and other potential users. Using technology like Reliq's to improve efficiencies, reduce costs and improve the quality of care is the future of healthcare for both publicly and privately funded systems," said Mr. Brian Storseth.
Mr. Storseth will be granted 250,000 options at $0.15 upon approval from the TSX Venture Exchange.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
"Dr. Lisa Crossley"
CEO and Director
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