|By Marketwired .||
|May 29, 2014 02:56 PM EDT||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/14 -- VersaPay Corporation (TSX VENTURE:VPY) ("VersaPay" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud-based invoicing, accounts receivable management and payment solutions, is pleased to announce the election of its board of directors from its Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders, held on May 28, 2014.
Shareholders elected Jason Gurandiano (Chairman), Wendy Porter, the Honourable David Peterson, Eleanor Chiu, Brian Kyle, Arthur Mesher, and Craig O'Neill (CEO).
"I would like to thank our shareholders and other attendees for their show of support at this year's AGM," said Jason Gurandiano, Chairman of the Board of VersaPay. "I would also like to officially welcome Art Mesher to VersaPay's Board. Art's business and cloud-computing acumen make him a valuable addition to the Board, especially as VersaPay grows into a leading cloud-based payment technology company."
The Company also announces the re-appointment of its current senior officer team, consisting of:
Craig O'Neill - Chief Executive Officer David Chan - Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary Patrick MacDonald - President, POS Solutions Kevin Short - Chief Information Officer Todd Whiton - President, VersaPay Payment Technology Solutions Inc. (USA)
The Board of Directors appointed its Audit Committee for the coming year, consisting of Brian Kyle (Chair), Wendy Porter, Eleanor Chiu and Art Mesher.
The Company also constituted a new Corporate Governance, Compensation and Nominating Committee for the coming year, consisting of Art Mesher (Chair), Jason Gurandiano, David Peterson and Wendy Porter.
The Company also announces the grant of incentive stock options to various employees of the Company to purchase up to 500,000 common shares in the capital stock of the Company under its share option plan. The options are exercisable at a price of $1.11 per share on or before May 28, 2019, subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange and applicable hold and Company vesting periods.
VersaPay is a financial technology company that delivers payment solutions for businesses. Serving more than 2,500 customers, VersaPay, together with its partners, provides the hardware, technology, infrastructure and support services to enable businesses of all types to accept and process electronic payments. In addition, the Company's cloud-based invoice presentment and payment platform facilitates the efficient exchange of documents and payments between suppliers and customers. VersaPay is headquartered in Toronto, Canada and has operations in Montreal and New York.
More information about VersaPay can be found at www.versapay.com.
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