MURRIETA, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Aug 28, 2017) - IGEN Networks Corporation (IGEN)(CSE:IGN)(IGN.CN)(CNSX:IGN), a Company that offers peace-of-mind to automotive consumers and their families through the protection and management of their mobile assets, is pleased to announce several management changes to bolster its growth and support from corporate headquarters in Murrieta, CA.
Abel I. Sierra has accepted the promotion to Vice President and General Manager of Nimbo Tracking LLC., IGEN's wholly owned subsidiary. Mr. Sierra has been a key driving force behind sales growth over the past 18 months. It is noted that Mr. Sierra has served as President of the Antelope Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (AVHCC) - the first President elected to a second term in the organization's 20 year history. AVHCC's mission is to provide Hispanic entrepreneurship, community growth, and development, by supporting economic programs designed to strengthen and expand the potential of all business. As President of AVHCC, Mr. Sierra has been officially commended by Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ex-Governor of California, James C. Ledford, Mayor of the City of Palmdale, and R. Rex Parris, Mayor of Lancaster for his efforts on behalf of fellow Californians.
Prior and concurrent to Mr. Sierra's role with AVHCC was his position as Agency Vice President of HBW Insurance and Financial Services. Mr. Sierra served as an Independent Associate with Legal Shield, Regional Vice President for Primerica Financial Services, marketing Representative for 21st Century/AIG direct, community Representative for Palmdale School District and Palmdale Head Start. Mr. Sierra also served 14 years as a Counter Intelligence Specialist with the United States Marine Corps.
Mr. Cameron Wills has been promoted to Director of Product Marketing at Nimbo Tracking which aligns with his passion for product innovation, marketing, and business development. Mr. Willis joined Nimbo Tracking in 2014 and provided technical support and software development expertise during his first two years at the Company. He was subsequently promoted to Director of Operations where he was instrumental in streamlining and improving Nimbo Tracking's processes and customer experiences.
Mr. Richard Freeman, has tendered his resignation as Chief Operating Officer effective September 15, 2017. Mr. Freeman will remain as a Director of the Company. As previously reported, to reduce costs and streamline its financial reporting, IGEN has closed its Vancouver, B.C., office and will shift financial duties to staff at its Murrieta, CA office.
About IGEN Networks Corporation
IGEN Networks Corporation provides peace-of-mind to automotive consumers and their families through direct access to Internet-of-Things (IoT) cloud-based services that include Stolen Vehicle Protection, Real-time updates on asset health and Driver Behavior.
IGEN is a fully reporting company in both Canada and the United States. It is publicly traded on the OTCQB under the symbol IGEN, and listed on the CSE under the symbol IGN. For more information, please visit http://igen-networks.com and www.NimboTracking.com.
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