TORONTO, June 1, 2017 /CNW/ - GreenSpace Brands Inc. ("GreenSpace" or "the Company") (TSXV: JTR) today announces the forthcoming departure of Mathew Walsh, the Company's Chief Financial Officer, who will be undertaking a geographical move for personal reasons following the completion of the Company's fourth quarter results.
The Company has identified a well qualified replacement who the Company expects to announce at a later date. Through the interim period, Cindy Leung, GreenSpace's Vice President Finance, will be appointed to the position of Interim Chief Financial Officer effective June 22, 2017.
Commenting on the changes Matthew von Teichman said, "Mat has been a great finance leader and an exceptional team member helping our Company through this period of rapid growth over the past two years. We wish him all the best in his future endeavours. With the appointment of Cindy, he leaves us in good hands while we finalize the search for a permanent successor."
Ms. Cindy Leung joined GreenSpace in November 2015. Cindy is currently actively involved in managing all the internal finance functions within the Company. Prior to joining GreenSpace, Cindy had over ten years of experience in public accounting, assurance and tax. Ms. Leung holds a CPA, CA designation and has a Masters of Accounting from the University of Waterloo.
This appointment is still subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval.
About GreenSpace Brands
GreenSpace is a Canadian-based brand ideation team that develops, markets and sells premium natural food products to consumers across Canada. GreenSpace owns Rolling Meadow Dairy, Canada's first grass fed dairy product line that has built upon the founding values of GreenSpace's original brand, Life Choices. Life Choices features premium convenience meat products made with grass fed and pasture raised meats without the use of added hormones and antibiotics. GreenSpace owns Holistic Choice, a premium natural pet food line and Nudge, a line of family favorite foods made better. GreenSpace also owns Love Child (Brands) Inc., a producer of 100% organic food for infants and toddlers made with the purest, natural and most nutritionally-rich ingredients and Central Roast Inc., a clean snacking brand that has been one of the leading Natural food brands in Canada over the last several years. In January, GreenSpace also acquired the Kiju brand of Organic juices. All brands are wholly owned and retail in a variety of natural and mass retail grocery locations across Canada.
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SOURCE GreenSpace Brands Inc.
For further information: Matthew von Teichman, Chief Executive Officer, GreenSpace Brands Inc., (416) 934-5034 x 200, [email protected]; Mathew Walsh, Chief Financial Officer, GreenSpace Brands Inc., (416) 934-5034 x 201, [email protected]