TORONTO, July 17, 2013 /CNW/ - MoPals.com Inc. ("MoPals"), an emerging social media platform focused on rewarding its
members for their social media influence and brand ambassadorship,
today announced that it has appointed to its Board of Directors, Ralph
Lean as Chairman and Todd Halpern as Vice Chair and Chair of the
"We are very excited to have both Ralph Lean and Todd Halpern join our
Board of Directors," said MoPals founder and CEO Alex Haditaghi.
"Ralph's impressive network of contacts combined with Todd's wealth of
business experience will be a great addition to MoPals as we continue
to grow the company." Mr. Haditaghi continued by stating that,
"Collectively, Ralph and Todd will play significant roles in
establishing good corporate governance at MoPals."
Presently Counsel of Heenan Blaikie Toronto, Ralph was named one of
Canada's "most influential" business people by the National Post. His reputation as a trusted advisor is well known to clients ranging
from global multinationals to entrepreneurs. Ralph takes pride in using
his network of contacts in both Canada and abroad to bring companies
together in profitable alliances that are mutually beneficial.
Ralph also serves on the board of many Canadian public and private
companies, as well as several charities, foundations and civic groups
such as: Score Digital, World Film Festival of Toronto, Right to Play
Foundation and Board of Governors B'nai Brith Canada.
As one of Canada's most successful business people, Todd Halpern is
currently the president of Halpern Enterprises, which has seen
exponential growth since he joined the company in 1979. Today, Halpern
Enterprises represents over one hundred of the world's finest wine and
spirit producers and is one of the largest imports in the country. He
is also Board Champion of the Krembil Neuroscience Centre, the Brain
Campaign, the Arthritis Campaign and the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre
"With their trusted reputations and extensive business experience, Ralph
and Todd bring strong leadership and guidance to the MoPals team and we
couldn't be more pleased about their appointments," said Haditaghi.
MoPals.com Inc. (MOMO) is an emerging, publicly traded company with a unique, mobile-based
platform that bridges the gap between social media and reward programs.
An experiential and Big Data-driven platform, MoPals rewards its
members for both social and transactional behaviors. MoPals uses an
exclusive digital currency, MoMiles™, to foster an exciting community
where consumers are rewarded for making purchases at participating
businesses, as well as engaging in a wide range of social media
activities that enhance brand value. For more information, visit the
company website atwww.MoPals.com
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SOURCE: Mopals.com Inc.