October 23, 2020

PowerBand Advisory Team Bolstered by Addition of Automotive Leader Steve Waller, Proven Executive of Fortune 500, 300 and 100 Financial Institutions

VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / October 8, 2020 / PowerBand Solutions Inc. (TSXV:PBX) (OTCQB:PWWBF) (Frankfurt:1ZVA) (“PowerBand”, “PBX” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce Steve Waller, one of the U.S. automotive retail and banking sectors’ proven leaders, is joining the Company’s advisory team.

Mr. Waller brings unique C-suite experience with Fortune 100, 300 and 500 companies to PowerBand, to accelerate the Company’s commercialization of its virtual platform – DRIVRZ – which enables the buying, selling, leasing, trading and financing of vehicles from a smart phone or other digital device, making it as easy to acquire a vehicle as carrying out a transaction on Amazon.

“Steve is a remarkable executive and brings great strategic and operational expertise to PowerBand’s mission to transform the automotive retail experience,” said PowerBand CEO Kelly Jennings. “His record speaks for itself.”

Currently, Mr. Waller is Vice President of Business Development and Transformation at D&P Holdings, LLC

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Smith Transportation Services Appoints Jonathan Adams as Chief Executive Officer

The Post Capital Partners’ portfolio company enhances its leadership team to accelerate the strategic expansion of its attractive Load-to-Ride service within its existing and new geographies

Smith Transportation Services, LLC, a national full-service third-party logistics & asset-light transportation services provider, and a portfolio company of Post Capital Partners, is excited to announce the appointment of Jonathan Adams to its industry-leading management team as Chief Executive Officer.

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Mr. Adams has spent his entire 25-year career in the Transportation & Logistics industry as an investment banker, strategic advisor, board member, operational leader, and consultant. He has previously led the Transportation & Logistics Advisory Teams at Houlihan Lokey, Sterne Agee & Leach, and Deloitte. Adams also served as President & Chief Executive Officer of SeaCo Ltd where he led the company from bankruptcy in 2009 until its sale in 2011 to HNA

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proteanTecs’ Shai Cohen Joins Virtual Panel on Automotive Reliability at the GSA European Executive Forum

HAIFA, Israel, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — proteanTecs, a leading developer of Deep Data solutions for electronics’ health & performance monitoring, will be participating in a virtual panel discussion at the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) European Executive Forum 2020. The live panel discussion titled: “Reliability in Automotive Electronics” will be held on October 6th at 7PM CET. To register, visit here.

As vehicles become smarter, connected, and more fuel efficient, the content of electronics, especially semiconductors, is increasing dramatically. Unprecedented levels of reliability in electronics are demanded by the automotive industry as (1) more semiconductors are used in critical functions in the vehicle and as (2) emerging business models dictate an uninterrupted 24/7 exploitation of self-driving vehicles.

The panel will feature discussions by various players from the automotive ecosystem on challenges and solutions to address the reliability concerns of automotive electronics. Speakers include:

Moderator: 

  • Luca de
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