MONTREAL, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - EXO U Inc. ("EXO U" or the "Corporation") (TSXV: EXO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Bryan as its Vice President of Marketing. This appointment is a key part of the company's ongoing drive to hire experienced and successful talent in the Education Technology space. Ian will be joining the business on the 30th November 2015.
Mr. Bryan joins EXO U with 12 years of experience marketing education technology products and companies at a global scale. Recently, he served as Director of Strategic Initiatives at BOXLIGHT, an interactive technology manufacturer, where he led demand and lead generation, marketing automation and IPO Communications. Prior to BOXLIGHT, through his agency Sensible City, Ian lead strategy and global launch campaigns for many of the market's most successful brands, including Promethean, Evernote, Livescribe, Qwizdom, Polyvision, eChalk, Schoolnet, and achieved marketing lead generation activity resulting in over $200m of sales within one fiscal year.
Mr Kevin Pawsey, Chief Executive Officer for EXO U commented on Ian's appointment, "EXO U has developed a robust mobile education platform that addresses critical education needs around mobile devices and whole class teaching. We now need to take EXO U to teachers and instructors on a much wider scale via strong and consistent marketing to build our market for this year and beyond. Ian's high level strategic thinking around positioning, messaging and building awareness through innovative engagement will provide EXO U with the awareness required to support and win new partners and customers. Ian will be a core member of the newly formed leadership team tasked with building a solid customer and reliable revenue base and I look forward to working with him on new initiatives to build the EXO U customer base in K12 and Higher Education".
Mr Bryan stated "EXO U, for all of its simplicity, is practically limitless in its ability to shape the learning experience. Its value offering is closely aligned with the desire and need to adopt 1 to 1 and Bring Your Own Device initiatives in education. I can't think of a better company for the opportunity, and I'm proud to join the experienced team that has been assembled".
About EXO U
EXO U's shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the ticker symbol EXO.V. EXO U develops an innovative software platform which enables businesses and educational institutions to securely mobilize and manage their mobile workforce and students by delivering engaging experiences spanning desktop and mobile applications. At the core of EXO U's platform is the smart and agnostic EXO engine that unifies multiple software platforms, allowing devices to interact and communicate seamlessly together. It enables true mobility for businesses and educational organizations by solving important mobility issues such as security, privacy, collaboration, and management of application and content. EXO U's technology agnostic framework delivers to end users a safe, reliable, and intuitive smart workspace designed for connecting with people, accessing services, and sharing information and digital content, while requiring minimal infrastructure and optional Internet connectivity. It simplifies management of the entire application lifecycle, freeing the organizations to focus on building engaging apps that work across different operating systems and form factors, thus increasing productivity for developers and reducing total cost of ownership for organizations. By offering an engaging and exceptional user experience on all computing devices, without compromising security or protected information, the EXO U enterprise and education solutions allow organizations to embrace consumerization and enjoy all the benefits of mobile. For more information, visit http://www.exou.com and follow us on Twitter @exo u.
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For further information: For investor inquiries: Mr. Kevin Pawsey, Chief Executive Officer, EXO U Inc., Phone: (508) 367-1729, E-mail: [email protected]; Mr. Shan Ahdoot, President, EXO U Inc., Phone: (480) 313-5983, E-mail: [email protected]