EnWave Corporation Announces Changes to its Executive Management Team
Vancouver, B.C., August 28, 2018
EnWave Corporation (TSX-V:ENW | FSE:E4U) (“EnWave”, or the "Company" - https://www.commodity-tv.net/c/search_adv/?v=298005) announces the promotion of Mr. Brent Charleton, CFA, to President and Chief Executive Officer. EnWave’s Board of Directors has also terminated the employment of Dr. Tim Durance due to differences in corporate strategy and direction. Mr. John P. A. Budreski, will continue as Executive Chairman.
Mr. Charleton has been leading EnWave’s business development and sales strategy in his current position as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Sales. Mr. Charleton has been a major contributor to the Company’s commercialization success and has been leading the proactive licensing strategy and deployment of EnWave’s Radiant Energy Vacuum (“REV™”) technology.
Dr. Durance has been instrumental to EnWave’s intellectual property development since starting the company in 1999. Dr. Durance is the co-inventor of EnWave’s REVTM technology and the co-author of the majority of EnWave’s patents. During his twenty years with the Company, he has helped EnWave transform from a research and development concern into a commercial-stage growth story that is licensing the world’s leading vacuum-microwave dehydration technology in several major markets. The future success of EnWave will be built upon the strong foundation of proprietary innovation created under the leadership of Dr. Durance.
The Board of Directors and the management and staff all wish the best for Dr. Durance in his future endeavors.
EnWave Corporation, a Vancouver-based advanced technology company, has developed Radiant Energy Vacuum (“REV™”) – an innovative, proprietary method for the precise dehydration of organic materials. EnWave has further developed patent-pending methods for uniformly drying and decontaminating cannabis through the use of REV™ technology, shortening the time from harvest to marketable cannabis products.
REV™ technology’s commercial viability has been demonstrated and is growing rapidly across several market verticals in the food, and pharmaceutical sectors including legal cannabis. EnWave’s strategy is to sign royalty-bearing commercial licenses with industry leaders in multiple verticals for the use of REV™ technology. The company has signed over twenty royalty-bearing licenses to date, opening up nine distinct market sectors for commercialization of new and innovative products. In addition to these licenses, EnWave has formed a Limited Liability Corporation, NutraDried Food Company, LLC, to develop, manufacture, market and sell all-natural cheese snack products in the United States under the Moon Cheese® brand.
EnWave has introduced REV™ as the new dehydration standard in the food and biological material sectors: faster and cheaper than freeze drying, with better end product quality than air drying or spray drying. EnWave currently has three commercial REV™ platforms:
1. nutraREV® which is used in the food industry to dry food products quickly and at low-cost, while maintaining high levels of nutrition, taste, texture and colour;
2. powderREV® which is used for the bulk dehydration of food cultures, probiotics and fine biochemicals such as enzymes below the freezing point, and
3. quantaREV® which is used for continuous, high-volume low-temperature drying.
An additional platform, freezeREV®, is being developed as a new method to stabilize and dehydrate biopharmaceuticals such as vaccines and antibodies. More information about EnWave is available at www.enwave.net.
Mr. John P.A. Budreski
For further information:
John P.A. Budreski, Executive Chairman at +1 (416) 930-0914
Brent Charleton, CFA , President and CEO at +1 (778) 378-9616
Deborah Honig, Corporate Development at + 1 (647) 203-8793
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