TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2020 /CNW/ – New Wave Esports Corp. (“New Wave Esports” or the “Company”) (CSE:NWES) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Stan Levitt as its new Chief Financial Officer (“CFO“) and Corporate Secretary. The Company also announces that Tiffany Lee has resigned as CFO and Corporate Secretary of the Company. New Wave Esports thanks Ms. Lee for her contributions to the Company since its early stages, and wishes her success in her future endeavors.
“We are proud to announce that Stan Levitt is joining the New Wave Esports team as our new Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary,” says Dan Mitre, CEO of New Wave Esports. “As the New Wave Esports portfolio grows, our investments appreciate, and our companies generate revenues, Stan will be instrumental to our success and continued growth as he builds sound financial models and guides our new investments and resource placements.”
Stan is an active contributor in the accounting, finance, compliance, regulatory and governance space with over 20 years of professional experience focused on providing public accounting, financial, quantification and advisory services to client bases across multiple industries and jurisdictions including Canada, New Zealand and South Africa.
“New Wave Esports provides the platform for the intersection of one of the world’s trending industries, esports, bringing together passionate gamers, entrepreneurs, market-makers and well-versed gaming industry veterans,” says Stan Levitt. “This common ground provides for a leading edge into this fast-growing and evolving space. I am truly honored to be able to work with some of the brightest and the best in esports and to contribute my experience to this exciting company. My passion for computers and videos games in particular, established over the last 35 years, will thrive and continue to converge with my professional experience as part of my work with New Wave Esports.”
During his nine years within the Big 4 Accounting Firm environment, Mr. Levitt was exposed to public company financial accounting, tax, reviews and investigations, audits and advising clients with respect to compliance and regulatory issues. Further, Mr. Levitt has provided assistance to companies in respect of the development, implementation and ongoing monitoring of their business processes and related internal controls. Mr. Levitt’s experience also includes acting as a Chief Financial Officer for various US/Canadian companies in the process of going public. Mr. Levitt is a CPA, CA and has a Master’s degree in Commerce (Major Risk Management).
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