TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2020 /CNW/ – Namaste Applied sciences Inc. (“Namaste” or the “Firm”) (TSXV: N) (FRANKFURT: M5BQ) (OTCMKTS: NXTTF), a number one on-line platform for hashish merchandise, equipment, and accountable training, is happy to offer a company replace on the subject of a change in administration and the settlement of an impressive declare to the good thing about Firm shareholders.
Namaste to Appoint New Interim Chief Monetary Officer
The Firm is happy to announce the appointment of Slava Klems, CPA, CA, as interim chief monetary officer as of October 31, 2020. Ms. Klems succeeds Annie Holmes who’s leaving Namaste to pursue different alternatives, concluding her position as chief monetary officer on October 30, 2020.
“I want to welcome Ms. Klems to the place of interim chief monetary officer for Namaste,” stated Meni Morim, CEO of Namaste Applied sciences. “She has a powerful background in company finance with expertise in expertise and platform integration and has proven an unimaginable enterprise acumen since becoming a member of the Firm. I sit up for working with Ms. Klems as we search to drive Namaste ahead. Moreover, I want to thank Ms. Holmes for her work at Namaste and her help with the seamless transition to Ms Klems over the subsequent few weeks.”
Ms. Klems is an achieved finance govt with over 10 years expertise in senior finance administration positions at AIMIA Inc. (Aeroplan) and Dominion Citrus Revenue Fund, plus expertise throughout numerous industries together with retail, distribution, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and automotive sectors. She joined Namaste in July 2020 and has confirmed herself as a pushed and hardworking skilled with a confirmed file in change administration, course of optimization and improved operational efficiencies. Ms. Klems has additionally efficiently accomplished a number of ERP software program implementation initiatives, together with PeopleSoft and Workday to combine Operations and Finance capabilities driving sustainable operational effectiveness. Ms. Klems holds a Grasp of Science and a Bachelor of Enterprise Administration from York College and earned her Chartered Accountant designation with KPMG.
Trademark Dispute Settlement
Namaste immediately introduced that it has reached a settlement in reference to a trademark dispute involving the usage of the emblems and corresponding registrations of emblems for “Namaste”, “NamasteVapes”, “Namaste Applied sciences”, “NamasteMD” and “NamasteCafe” (collectively, the “Logos”). Below the phrases of the settlement, Namaste will obtain a settlement fee in three tranches over the subsequent 12 months from one of many defendants for an mixture quantity of $250,000 (the “Settlement Charge“). As well as, Namaste has agreed to assign the Logos to the identical defendant, in trade for a restricted licence for the continued use by Namaste of the Logos over the subsequent 12 months in Canada, and the switch of the area namastevapes.ca following fee of the ultimate tranche of the Settlement Charge.
The litigation initiated by Namaste in reference to the trademark dispute is predicted to be dismissed with the consent of all events within the coming days. Meni Morim, CEO of the Firm, commented, “We’re happy to place this matter behind us and proceed writing our personal historical past with a clear slate. Our focus continues to be on the event of our personal in-house manufacturers within the numerous strains of enterprise we function in equivalent to CannMart and VendorLink. We’re additionally very excited in regards to the re-imagining of our company identification, making a holistic model positioning throughout all our belongings. We sit up for sharing this with our shareholders, prospects and companions in the end.”
About Namaste Applied sciences Inc.
Headquartered in Toronto, ON, Namaste Applied sciences is a number one on-line platform for hashish merchandise, equipment, and accountable training. The Firm’s ‘every part hashish retailer’, CannMart.com, supplies medical prospects with a various number of hand-picked merchandise from a large number of federally-licensed cultivators, all on one handy web site. The Firm additionally distributes licensed and in-house branded hashish and hashish derived merchandise to leisure shoppers in Canada by means of plenty of provincial authorities management boards and retailing our bodies and on-line in Saskatchewan. Namaste’s world expertise and steady innovation deal with native wants in a burgeoning hashish business requiring good options.
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