KELOWNA, B.C., Jan. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - VeriCorder Technology Inc. is proud
to announce the appointment of Jason Neale as the company's new CEO.
VeriCorder was founded in 2008 with the goal of producing a new, and
highly disruptive, Online Media Publishing Platform. It allows users to
quickly create high-quality video on a mobile device, and publish
directly to their website. Typical customers include news agencies,
schools and SMEs (Small to Medium Enterprises) wishing to produce short
VeriCorder founder and CTO Gary Symons says Neale brings experience and
skill set to help VeriCorder achieve its full potential. "VeriCorder
has grown from a small start-up with big ideas, to become a rapidly
maturing company with a great future," said Symons. "Jason has the
proven ability to help young companies like ours grow rapidly as they
begin commercializing their products. He's the right man at the right
time, in the right company."
Neale says he looks forward to taking the helm at a company that has
developed highly disruptive technology, in the explosive growth market
of online video.
"The world-wide market opportunity for short video production technology
is at least $80 billion," he says. "VeriCorder has very novel,
groundbreaking technology to exploit a significant niche of this global
Neale is a serial entrepreneur. His experience includes founding
OmniGlobe; the fastest growing tech company in Canada in 2007, and
among the Top 10 Deloitte Fast 50 Technology companies in 2010. He
acquired and turned around money-losing companies, L-TEQ and RAM
Telecom; co-founded Lynx Mobility, providing cellular services to
northern Canada; and grew UK consulting firm TSA by more than 300%
before successfully exiting.
Neale holds a PhD in Electrical Systems Engineering from the University
of Essex, UK, as well as Executive MBAs from London Business School and
Columbia Business School.
In 2009, Neale was the recipient of the Ernst and Young Emerging
Entrepreneur of the Year award for Quebec, as well as the Canadian
National E&Y Entrepreneur award for Design and Innovation.
SOURCE VeriCorder Technology Inc.
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