LottoGopher Appoints Kevin Harrington

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LottoGopher is pleased to announce that Kevin Harrington, business executive, marketing tycoon, and world-renowned entrepreneur, has joined the board of directors.

Kevin is well known as an original shark on the Emmy-winning TV show, Shark Tank, as well as the inventor of the ‘Infomercial’ and pioneer of the As Seen On TVempire.

Original co-founding board member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization, he was named one of the top 100 entrepreneurs in the world by Entrepreneur’s Magazine. He has launched over twenty businesses that saw sales exceeding $100 million annually. Through his international business network, he’s been involved in generating over $5 billion in sales worldwide for over 500 products.

‘The lottery market is ripe for an update,’ commented Kevin Harrington. ‘I like to search for businesses that solve a real problem and have mass appeal. LottoGopher fits this thesis perfectly. There is an opportunity here to carve out a sizeable niche, from the massive lottery market in the US, of customers who prefer to order a ticket online with a credit or debit card. It really is a logical platform and I am excited to join the board.

James Morel, President & CEO, commented: ‘I am thrilled to welcome Kevin Harrington to the team. Kevin brings tremendous marketing and operational experience to the board, and he can also assist the team in marketing the public company as well. His expertise in driving brands forward will help us exponentially as we expand. I am extremely excited to have such a driven and connected executive join the board.’

Kevin has an extensive rolodex from a network that spans the world. He assists in financing, marketing and managing businesses. He has long been considered a pioneer and architect of the ‘infomercial’ industry, and he previously served as Chairman of the Board and CEO of As Seen On TV, Inc. Recognized as a business mogul and key investor, Kevin is often featured or quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, CNBC, Forbes, Inc., Entrepreneur, Fortune, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS Morning News, The View, Squawk Box, Fox Business and more.

In connection with the appointment, the Company has granted Kevin Harrington 621,469 incentive stock options exercisable for five years at a deemed price of CAD$0.63. In addition, a consultant has been granted 1,400,000 warrants, exercisable for two years at an exercise price of CAD$0.63. All other terms and conditions of the options are in accordance with the terms of the company’s stock option plan.

The Company would also like to announce that Kurtis Rintala has stepped down from the Board of Directors and has joined the Company’s Advisory Board. The Board sincerely thanks Kurtis for his time and effort as a Board member.