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CALGARY, March 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Pond Technologies Holdings Inc. (TSX.V: POND) today announced the appointment of Kevin Andrade to Chief Operating Officer. Kevin is a seasoned executive who brings almost twenty years of industry experience with a focus on industrial, mining, licensing and technology.
"We are very pleased to welcome Kevin to the Pond management team," said Steve Martin, Pond Technologies CEO. "Kevin's unique skill set and global commercial and project experience will be an important contributor to the proliferation of our technology worldwide."
Kevin has been a strategic advisor to Pond since early 2017. In his new role, Kevin will report to the CEO and be responsible for the day-to-day management of all functional areas of the company as Pond commences the build-out of its first commercial plants. He is also responsible for the development of key strategic marketing, licensing and project development partnerships to achieve the company's growth objectives.
After working as corporate counsel in Toronto and New York, Kevin spent nine years in the mining and industrial sector as a senior executive for a leading engineering and construction firm that included management of multiple offices and projects globally. He has recently served as management consultant, strategic advisor and counsel to various companies.
About Pond Technologies:
Located in Markham, Ontario, Pond Technologies Holdings Inc. ("Pond") has developed a proprietary growth platform that can transform carbon dioxide (CO2) from virtually any source into valuable bio-products. Pond works with the cement, steel, oil and gas and power generation industries to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and generate new revenue streams.
Pond's platform technology also includes the growth of algae superfoods for the nutraceutical and food additive markets. Pond's system is capable of growing many species of algae, including strains that produce anti-oxidants, omega-3 fatty acids, and protein for human and animal consumption.
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SOURCE Pond Technologies Holdings Inc.
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