TechX Appoints Dr John Henderson as COO and Chris Lafrance as Product Manager to Strengthen Position as Global Fintech Leader
VANCOUVER, BC, June 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – TechX Technologies inc. (“TechX” or “the Company”) (CSE: TECX) (OTC: TECXF) (FRA: C0B1), a company focused on emerging technologies in growth sectors including: crypto, blockchain, AI and cloud technologies , is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. John henderson, PhD as Chief Operating Officer of TechX and Chris LaFrance as a product manager.
Dr. John Henderson – Chief Operating Officer, TechX Technologies Inc.
Dr. Henderson’s career in institutional equity sales and corporate finance began with PI Financial, Jennings Capital and Intrynsyc Capital. John was responsible for analyzing and funding tech-based companies and this sparked a lifelong pursuit of innovation. In addition to his career in finance, John recently served as a consultant assisting in business development for GTEC Holdings, as well as restructuring the global operations of a Canadian healthcare device company. As part of the MITACS Awards program, John recently co-authored a research proposal as a first step towards creating a world-class healthcare innovation hub, which is part of the new From St Paul Hospital development. In addition to his professional activities, John has been a part-time lecturer at University of British Columbia – Okanagan, where he taught courses in investing, risk management and industry analysis.
Dr Henderson earned his PhD in identifying and quantifying best management practices using data science techniques such as machine learning. John’s research details the signaling mechanisms of management behaviors and, in turn, predicts future financial performance. In addition to his doctorate, John obtained an MBA from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business, a Master of Science in Biological Chemistry from the University of Waterloo as well as bachelor’s degrees in economics, biotechnology and communications.
“Obviously, I couldn’t be more excited to join a team where I can use my past education and experience and share the same vision and passion to support and commercialize emerging technologies, such as blockchain, artificial intelligence and IoT, ”said Henderson. “These technologies are meant to transform entire industries. Cryptocurrency, with its central role in Decentralized Finance (DeFi), is just the beginning and TechX’s mandate to capture value in this space is simply inspiring. “
Chris LaFrance – Product Manager, TechX Technologies Inc.
Chris LaFrance is a senior software engineer with over 20 years of experience developing custom ERP, BI, M2M and Web / mobile solutions for a wide variety of industries including FinTech, Crypto, Transportation, Industrial, Manufacturing, High-Tech , Environment, Engineering, and Marine.
Since the publication of the Bitcoin white paper, Mr. LaFrance has been curious about the implementation and adoption of blockchain, whether it is proof of work or proof of state, for his ability to deliver business solutions and its associated cryptocurrency by-products. Chris is an active cryptocurrency trader and participates in several trading groups.
“I am very happy to join such a dynamic and innovative company looking to disrupt the banking industry with the future launch of the uBUCK digital wallet,” said LaFrance. “I look forward to working with this exceptional group to develop a revolutionary financial technology solution. “
“We are very pleased to welcome these two highly qualified and specialized individuals to our growing team,” said the CEO of TechX. Green Stone. “John henderson brings with him a solid background in investment banking and a very unique ability to apply data science and machine learning to investment finance and business strategy. Chris LaFrance offers unparalleled experience in developing enterprise software solutions for the fintech and cryptocurrency industry. This combination of skills will be invaluable to TechX’s future growth and we couldn’t be happier. “
The Company has also engaged Emerging Markets Consulting LLC (“CEM“) for a 2-month digital advertising campaign as part of the Company’s ongoing efforts to increase awareness. This comprehensive advertising program is designed to build brand familiarity, general recognition and brand awareness within marketing platforms. online content for investors. EMC will use cutting-edge digital advertising, pay-per-view, media buying and content creation technologies to execute this important initiative. Under the terms of this agreement, EMC will provide a combination of strategic digital media services, marketing coordination, content production and data analysis for a total payment value of USD $ 120,000 amortized over the 2-month term of the contract.
In addition, the Company granted a total of 625,000 incentive stock options (the “Options”) to officers and employees of the Company. Options are exercisable at $ 0.71 per share for a period of five years from the date of grant and acquisition over a period of four years. The options have been granted and are governed by the terms of the Company’s incentive stock option plan.
About TechX Technologies Inc.
TechX Technologies inc. (CSE: TECX) (OTC: TECXF) (FRA: C0B1) is a company focused on emerging technologies in growth sectors including: crypto, blockchain, AI and cloud technologies. Led by senior executives and industry experts, our investors have access to strategically selected portfolio companies that offer technology across the entire cryptocurrency funnel, unlocking huge market potential. TechX’s business portfolio includes Mobilum, Catalyx Exchange, Altsignaux, Digital xport and Shiftinsights.
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