Visionstate Announces Appointment of New Director
Updated: Apr 16, 2019
Edmonton, Alberta – March 4, 2019 – Visionstate Corp. (TSX-V: VIS) (“Visionstate” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that James F. Adams, Ph.D., CFA has joined the Board of Directors.
Based in New York, Dr. Adams has over twenty-five years of financial industry experience at J.P. Morgan serving clients across regions and businesses. In his most recent role as Managing Director in Markets & Investor Services, he led Asset Owner sales and relationship management across all aspects of the investment portfolio, engaging with CIOs and COOs and their consultants as well as delivering emerging technology solutions. Dr. Adams has extensive experience advising multinational clients in corporate finance and risk management, and spent several years with the firm in Europe.
Dr. Adams recently left J.P Morgan to pursue teaching, consulting and advisory opportunities and is currently an Adjunct Professor of Finance and Risk Engineering at New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering. He holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in Economics from The Ohio State University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst, also serving as a member of the CFA Society New York 2019 Nominating Committee. Outside of finance, Dr. Adams is President of Ancram Associates LLC, which recently acquired and converted land to sustainable farming practices in partnership with local farmers in Columbia County, New York.
John Putters, President & CEO of Visionstate, commented: “We are happy to welcome James to our Board and are pleased to see his enthusiasm about the Company. Visionstate is going through some transformational moments now, as we are constantly adding new clients while negotiating important partnerships with domestic and global companies. 2019 is supposed to be a big year for Visionstate, and James, with his extensive experience in finance and emerging technology as well as passion for sustainability, will no doubt contribute to making it even grander.”
About Visionstate Corp.
Visionstate Corp. (TSX-V: VIS) is a growth-oriented company that invests in the research and development of promising new technology in the realm of the Internet of Things, big data and analytics, and sustainability. Through Visionstate Inc., it helps businesses improve operational efficiencies, reduce costs and elevate customer satisfaction with its state of the art devices that track and monitor guest activities and requests. The footprint of its WANDA™ smart device now extends to hospitals, airports, shopping centres and other public facilities across and beyond North America. Through building up a collection of synergistic technologies, Visionstate Corp. will continue to innovate, reduce environmental impact and transform consumer experiences.
Issued on behalf of the Board of Directors
“John A. Putters”