TSX Venture Exchange
Trading Symbol: EYC
VANCOUVER, Aug. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Eyecarrot Innovations Corp (TSX-V: EYC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Todd Finch as Head of the Eyecarrot Advisory Board.
Todd Finch is a technology leader with over 25 years of industry experience, building innovative high growth businesses. Todd has led a number of high growth technology companies. He supports Founders and CEOs through his advisory and syndicated investment fund. In addition, Todd advises the MaRS Discovery District as a passionate advocate to the ongoing development of start-ups, and the Canadian entrepreneurial ecosystem.
As an early stage CEO, Todd led a number of start-up companies raising over $75M in venture capital. He served as the President & CEO of Vizible Corporation (acquired by OpenText in 2009), a company recognized as one of the fastest growing, most innovative companies in Canada by Deloitte's Fast 50. As Founder and President of Netscape Canada, Todd helped in leading the initial commercialization phase of the Internet. Prior to Netscape, Todd was a co-founder of Visible Decisions (Acquired by Lucent in 1995). Todd holds a bachelors degree from Wilfrid Laurier University and currently sits on the Dean's Advisory Council for Science. He is a founding board member of The Smilezone Foundation, a charity that transforms living spaces in facilities that help children in need.
"A proven leader in the technology landscape and a pioneering visionary in the evolution of the internet. Eyecarrot is incredibly fortunate to have secured the services of another world class executive to lead the growth of the company. The modern healthcare revolution to impact the lives of billions of humans will be achieved through the convergence of healthcare and technology. The appointments of Dr. Norton and Mr Finch solidify Eyecarrot's foundation in both of these areas." Commented Adam Cegielski, Founder of Eyecarrot
Eyecarrot is Engineering Vision Science through Innovation and Big Data. We are building the BinoviTM Cloud, a universal system for testing and measuring a human's Oculomotor Sensory System performance.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Founder | CPO
Telephone: 1.855.416.7158 - 416.943.6271
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SOURCE Eyecarrot Innovations Corp.
For further information: Adam Cegielski, Founder, CPO, Telephone: 1.855.416.7158, 416.943.6271