TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Nov. 20, 2014) – ARHT Media Inc. (“ARHT”) (TSX VENTURE:ART) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Bateman and Richard D. “Skip” Bronson to the company’s Board of Advisors.
CEO Paul Duffy states, “ARHT is extremely proud of the Board of Advisors we have assembled to date. We have an extremely diverse group of very powerful people in differing fields. From music legends, to actors and business moguls, ARHT truly has what we consider to be one of the finest Board of Advisors ever assembled.”
Jason Bateman states, “As an actor I saw the use cases for ARHT’s technology right away. The ability to create life-like digital duplicates of people that can conduct real time commerce through a smart phone is incredible. Leveraging a celebrity’s brand and this technology is a natural fit. I’m happy to not only be on the Board of Advisors but also to be an investor in the company as well.”
Richard D. “Skip” Bronson, Founder and Chairman of the Bronson Companies, Beverly Hills, California, states, “As a real estate developer for 40 years, I have been involved in close to 100 projects throughout America. From the biggest shopping malls and office buildings to the most dynamic resort hotels. Today, we live in a world where physical spaces and technology are becoming more and more connected and seamless. The sky is the limit for the HumaGram™ application, in merchandise displays, events and consumer interaction. The work, so far, has been eye-opening and I look forward to seeing the company continue its path of success. I am pleased to be on the Board of Advisors and look forward to being a meaningful contributor to this company.”
Grant of Options
ARHT has granted a total of 250,000 stock options to two consultants who have recently joined the company in accordance with ARHT’s stock option plan. The options have an exercise price of $0.50 and will expire five years from the date of grant. The options will vest immediately, and the grant of options remains subject to approval by the TSX Venture Exchange.
ARHT Media Inc. would also like to highlight the following articles that provide additional coverage of our company online:
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About ARHT Media
ARHT Media Inc. was co-founded by Rene Bharti (Chairman), and legendary entertainer Paul Anka (Chairman to the Board of Advisors) in 2012, with the goal of creating the world’s leading edge digital humans, (known as HumaGrams™) for the purpose of monetizing them across a variety of platforms. The company’s unique ARHTengine allows its HumaGrams™ to interact and conduct real-time e-commerce with consumers, and provide valuable analytics back towards retailers. ARHT Media Inc. has offices in Toronto, Los Angeles and Hollywood.
ARHT Media trades under the symbol ART on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange.
This press release contains “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the appointment of advisory board members; the grant of options; the company’s technology; the ability of the company to monetize the HumaGram™ technology; the company’s ability to access Mr. Bronson’s and Mr. Bateman’s network of connections; and how the company’s technology will impact the retail customer experience. Generally, forward looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “plans”, “expects” or “does not expect”, “is expected”, “budget”, “scheduled”, “estimates”, “forecasts”, “intends”, “anticipates” or “does not anticipate”, or “believes”, or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results “may”, “could”, “would”, “might” or “will be taken”, “occur” or “be achieved”. Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including but not limited to: general business, economic and competitive uncertainties; regulatory risks; risks inherent in technology operations; and other risks of the technology industry. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.
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