ePlay Digital Announces New CFO
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - November 25, 2016) - ePlay Digital Inc. (the "Company") (CSE: EPY) (CSE: EPY.CN) (CNSX: EPY) is pleased to announce that Mr. Dong Shim has joined the Company as CFO and Corporate Secretary replacing Mr. Bill Thomas. Mr. Shim is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant, CA and a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Illinois, and has been a consultant to the Company managing the transition of the Company's change of business from a financial and reporting perspective. He graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and has a wealth of experience working with TSX-V and CSE listed companies and OTCBB listed junior mining companies. Dong worked as an audit partner at a public accounting firm until starting his own firm, SHIM Accounting Corporation, in 2013.
The Company further announces that pursuant to the Non Brokered Private placement previously announced on September 22, 2016, it has issued an additional 88,000 Units for proceeds of $16,200. The Company will continue its private placement of up to 10 million units being offered for $0.20 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $2,000,000 (the "Units"). Each Unit consists of one common share and one share purchase warrant exercisable for and addition $0.40 per share. To date the Company has raised $901,014 relating to this private placement. There will be a hold period of four months and one day on all securities issued under this financing.
The Company has also issued 500,000 shares in exchange for $100,000 in debts.
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