Ackroo sells GGGolf to Quebec based investment group
HAMILTON, Ontario, April 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ackroo Inc. (TSX-V: AKR; OTC: AKRFF) (the “Company”), a loyalty marketing, payments and point-of-sale technology and services provider, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ackroo Canada Inc., has completed the sale of all of the assets related to GGGolf, Ackroo’s golf course management solution. In consideration for the assets Ackroo received $1,200,000 of cash on closing and will receive another $50,000 a month for 8 months starting April 15 th, 2023 for a total consideration of $1,600,000.
The newly formed organization taking over the GGGolf assets will rename themselves GGGolf Technologies Inc.
About GGGolf Technologies Inc.
Founded in 2023, GGGolf Technologies Inc. is an integrated software platform that provides an end-to-end solution for club management and is represented by a group of investors who are well know in the golf industry. Those investors include:
|Shareholder Name||GGGolf Technologies Role||Experience|
|Stéphane Dubé||Président||General Manager of ACGQ|
|Christian Côté||Secretary + VP technologies||President of GTO Gestion Informatique|
|René Chaput||V.P. Finance||CPA|
|François Roy||VP Communication||Assistant Executive Director Fédération de Golf du Québec|
|Dominic Pelletier||Treasurer||President of Services Comptables D.S.N|
|Patrice Forcier||Officer||General Manager of Golf Pinegrove|
|Alexandre Geoffrion||Officer||President of OB Agence|
|Claude St-Jean||Officer||President of Climatisation Claude St-Jean|
|9232-0571 Québec Inc.||Officer||Gilles Gauthier + Lise Beaudet – Founders of GGGolf|
|Luc Desroches||Officer||Canadian Sales Managing Director MASI Agricola|
|External Consultant –|
|President of Association des Clubs de Golf du Quebec and General Manager Golf of Château Bromont|
Through vendor and industry consolidation, Ackroo provides marketing, payment and point-of-sale solutions for merchants of all sizes. Ackroo’s self-serve, data driven, cloud-based marketing platform helps merchants in-store and online process and manage loyalty, gift card and promotional transactions at the point of sale. Ackroo’s payment services provide merchants with low-cost payment processing options through some of the world’s largest payment technology and service providers. Ackroo’s hybrid management and point-of-sale solutions help manage and optimize the general operations for niche industries. All solutions are focused on helping to consolidate, simplify and improve the merchant marketing, payments and point-of sale ecosystem for their clients. Ackroo is headquartered in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. For more information, visit: www.ackroo.com .
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