PLKD's President and COO, Michael A. De Prado, said, "The benefits we offer our customers through our Next CALA Rewards program include allowing Next CALA subscribers to earn points for use in remittance transactions, or to be credited into reloadable international and domestic long distance calling cards for voice or HD video calls to loved ones or others.
"Within months," Mr. De Prado continued, "as our sister company NxtGn, Inc. begins to roll out several exciting new products and services, the Next CALA Rewards program will also offer Next CALA subscribers the ability to use NxtGn's proprietary HD Personal Telepresence products to participate in health care consultations, distance learning, and exclusive live entertainment events. I am proud that Next CALA Rewards will soon allow our subscribers to use HD telepresence services that until recently were within reach only of Fortune 500 companies and very high net worth individuals. I believe these synergies will give our Next CALA Prepaid Visa cards a sustainable competitive advantage in the market place. Next CALA subscribers will soon be invited to speak with me and other members of our management team, to experience the benefits of the HD Personal Telepresence experience."
NxtGn, Inc. ("NxtGn") is one of the four operating subsidiaries of PLKD. PLKD owns 65% of the issued and outstanding shares of NxtGn. NxtGn's web address is nxtgn.net.
On January 15, 2016, PLKD filed a Form 8-K report in which, among other things, it reported the election of Messrs. Maimon and De Prado as PLKD's Chairman and CEO, and its President and COO, respectively, as well as the election of Isaac Bunick to serve as Executive Vice President of Next CALA.
About Us: PLKD is a corporation headquartered in Miami, Florida, which, through its operating subsidiaries, engages in the business of using proprietary technology and certain licensed technology to provide innovative mobile banking, mobility, and telecommunications solutions to underserved, unbanked, and emerging markets. PLKD's principal executive offices are located at 1111 Brickell Avenue, Suite 2200, Miami, Florida 33131, and its telephone number at that location is (800) 611-3622. PLKD's web address is nextgroupholdings.com.
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