Spindle Appoints New Board Members
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spindle, Inc. (SPDL.OB) (OTCBB:SPDL), a leading provider of mobile commerce solutions, today announced it has added Craig Page and John Reardon to its Board of Directors.
Craig Page brings more than three decades of global experience in technology operations to Spindle. His appointment fills the Spindle board seat allocated as a result of the company's recent acquisition of mobile marketing solutions provider MeNetwork Inc.
John Reardon is the managing director of Choctaw Telecom, LLC. Mr. Reardon has extensive experience building companies and generating organic growth.
Both Mr. Page and Mr. Reardon have joined the board as independent directors. As a result of the addition of Page and Reardon, Spindle believes its board is now comprised of a majority of independent directors within the meaning of NASDAQ Rule 5605, a key accomplishment as Spindle continues its efforts to qualify for eventual listing on a national exchange.
"Spindle welcomes these newest board members with great enthusiasm and anticipation," said Bill Clark, chief executive officer of Spindle. "They bring a renowned set of skills and expertise, fulfilling our mission to add further exemplary personnel to our board. We look forward to their contributions as Spindle continues to develop its strategy to deliver a comprehensive, flexible and intuitive mobile commerce to merchants and consumers. We will count on the board to assist in positioning Spindle as a driving force in the mobile commerce arena."
Craig Page, who currently serves as a managing director of ACPage Global Consulting, has spent decades in technology operation management, including executive positions with several Fortune 500 companies, such as Citibank (CBKKY.OB), Boeing, and First Data Corporation, where he was named a "Top CIO to Watch" by CIO magazine.
John Reardon specializes in management consulting for the telecommunications and software industries, and has worked in the mobile voice, data and engineering services sectors. He has been a member of several boards, including Oxford Lane Capital Management, Inc., and the Advisory Board of NextNav, Inc. He is also currently president of the Columbia Law School Association of Washington, D.C.
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About Spindle, Inc.
Spindle is an innovator of mobile commerce solutions for financial services providers and consumer-facing merchants of all sizes. Spindle is focused on pioneering new ways for businesses to rapidly integrate mobile payments acceptance and mobile marketing services while empowering location-based merchant discovery, fulfillment and frictionless mobile payments for consumers. Spindle is dedicated to expanding beyond traditional electronic payment boundaries by offering cutting-edge solutions that allow clients, partners, merchants and consumers to take full advantage of the rapidly emerging mobile economy. Spindle has an extensive proprietary intellectual property portfoliowhich include patents pendingthat encompass networks, mobile payments, and security. For more information, visit www.spindlehq.com.
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