InnoCan Announces Appointment of Prominent Healthcare Executive, Peter Bloch as a Director
Thursday, January 23, 2020 10:05 AM
CALGARY, AB and TEL AVIV, ISRAEL / ACCESSWIRE / January 23, 2020 / InnoCan Pharma ("InnoCan" or the "Company") (INNO:CSE) announced today that it is has added Peter Bloch to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Bloch is a Chartered Accountant with an extensive record of entrepreneurial and executive successes. He has held senior management positions with Sanofi-Aventis Canada, Intellivax International Inc., Gennum Corporation and Tribute Pharmaceuticals. Mr. Bloch is currently the CEO of Bresotec Inc., a Medical device company developing and commercializing easy to use and accurate technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea and related health conditions through acoustic analysis. Mr. Bloch was previously CEO and Chairman of Bionik Laboratories, a publicly listed company and was a member of the Dean's Advisory Council at the Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University.
Iris Bincovich, InnoCan's CEO, said, "We welcome Peter to the InnoCan Board. Peter's unique combination of experience as an officer of mature companies and as the leader of start up companies along with his extensive healthcare/biotech background will be an invaluable resource for InnoCan. Also, North America is a top market for InnoCan Pharma and Peter will be a key advisor as we enter 2020 implementing our full commercialization strategy."
Peter Bloch replaces Daryl Fridhandler as a director of the Company who resigned from this position on January 22, 2020. Eyal Flom, a current director of the Company, replaces Mr. Fridhandler as Corporate Secretary of the Company.
About InnoCan Pharma Corporation
InnoCan brings pharmacological knowledge to the burgeoning CBD marketplace. The founders and officers of InnoCan all have commercially successful track records in the pharmaceutical and technology sectors in Israel and globally. InnoCan's business has three distinct operating segments relating to the incorporation in products of CBD in their formulation: (i) research, development, marketing, distribution and sales of InnoCan-branded OTC pharmaceutical products; (ii) research and development of non-pharmaceutical products for third parties in exchange for fees and/or royalties; and (iii) research and development of hydrogels containing liposomes intended for licensing or sale to third party pharmaceutical corporations for manufacturing, distribution and sales. http://innocanpharma.com/
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SOURCE: InnoCan Pharma Corporation