MONTREAL and PARIS, May 24, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - PARTA Dialogue Inc. (TSXV: PAD), expert in Social Media and Social Learning for businesses, announces
its intention to complete acquire the GreenPod WEB platform in the
Parta Dialogue Inc. ("Parta") will complete acquisition of GreenPod Web
platform in exchange for 810,000 Common Shares of Parta. In addition,
Parta will pay 2000 € HT for expenses related to the platform remaining
due. The Vendor, Robin Placet, is the director of Parta Dialogue SAS, a
subsidiary owned at 90% by Parta Dialogue Inc, and as such is also an
insider of Parta. The Vendor also agrees that its 10% stake in the
share capital of Parta Dialogue SAS will be acquired by Parta for 500 €
GreenPod.fr was conceived and developed by Web Me Up, a company
specialized in producing web videos for brands. GreenPod.fr is a
precursor in its field for two reasons. Its treatment of sustainability
related news for the general public and its ultra-portable formats
including a custom player for the Web, iPod and Smartphones. The core
concept of the service is to deliver "green news" to subscribers
wherever they are at. Reception of the service by mainstream media and
brands marketing to green audiences has been positive from the start.
After a year and a half of existence, GreenPod has become a hit with
the blogging community in France. The acquisition of GreenPod will
permit Parta to gain traction with social media communities based
around sustainability discussions and multiply the delivery formats for
its social media contents to reflect the new mobile nature of
information browsing and sharing.
Completion of the acquisition is subject to regulatory approval
including that of the TSX Venture Exchange
Parta Dialogue offers Social Media and Social Learning solutions to its
clients from offices in Montreal, Paris and Mexico. Many visionary
businesses are already on board with PARTA's mission for dialogue and
openness. Among these are Renault, Orange, AstraZeneca, Hydro-Québec,
Iusacell (Mexico), The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers,
Nestlé Waters, and Fondaction.
PARTA is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol PAD. PARTA
has a subsidiary that specializes in Social E-Learning: Edu-Performance
Canada Inc (www.eduperformance.com) and also operates social networks: www.alternativechannel.com; www.ecomobility.tv, www.eauzone.tv, www.energy2point0.com and www.greenpod.fr. For more information, please visit www.partadialogue.com.
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that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."
SOURCE PARTA DIALOGUE INC.
For further information:
Paul Allard, President & CEO
Parta Dialogue Inc.
+1 (450) 466 - 7275 ext 35
VP Marketing PARTA Dialogue
+1 (450) 466 - 7275 ext 23