Global Stevia Corp. Appoints New Stevia CEO
Nov 13th 2012 6:06PM
Updated Nov 13th 2012 6:12PM
Global Stevia Corp. Appoints New Stevia CEO
HANOI, Vietnam--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Stevia Corp. (OTC:BB GSTV)- (The Company), a specialized stevia company focused on the development and distribution of premium stevia, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Phuong Tran as the company's CEO effective immediately.
Mr. Tran has cultivated relationships with government officials, and agriculture experts, while acting as President of Global Stevia JSC over the last three years. This brings significant local stevia expertise, which will greatly assist the company in its future growth. Mr. Tran is a resident of Hanoi, which greatly assists the Company to benefit from his on the ground supervision and guidance as it aggressively expands its operations there. His new position as CEO allows the company to garner critical support of the local governments and will expedite its stevia operations.
Mr. Tran was educated at the Hanoi University of Technology, as well as the Hanoi National University. As past President of Hanoi Food Process & Industry Corp., Mr. Tran gained valuable experience in the sector before being appointed President of Global Stevia JSC.
"I am very excited to bring my stevia experience and local expertise in Vietnam to assist the company and its shareholders," comments Mr. Tran. "I will focus to bring value due to my stevia experience in Vietnam and my local business network. We will rapidly move forward in this exciting sector."
Global Stevia Corp. is a management company with a strong focus on stevia agronomics, from plant breeding and best agricultural practices to post-harvest techniques. The Company is heavily invested in facilities and intellectual property in order to provide management services and production facilities to the stevia industry. Global Stevia has operations in both Vietnam and Spain in the European Union.
For further information, please contact:
Name: Global Stevia Corp.
Address: No. 68 Truong Chinh str., Hanoi, Vietnam
Safe Harbor Statement
Some statements in this news release contain forward-looking information or forward-looking statements for the purposes of applicable securities laws. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements with respect to the ability of the Company to become the world's largest producer of the highest quality stevia and invest into R&D and IP acquisition. These statements address future events and conditions and, as such, involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the statements. Such factors include, among others, the timing and completion of contemplated financings, the actual use of proceeds, receipt of regulatory approvals and the ability to secure sufficient land for cultivation. In making the forward-looking statements, the Company has applied several material assumptions including, but not limited to, the assumptions that: (1) the proposed corporate development and expansion plans will proceed as planned; (2) market fundamentals will result in sustained commodities pricing and (3) any additional financing needed will be available on reasonable terms. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise except as otherwise required by applicable securities legislation. These statements are based on our current plans and expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual future events or results to be different than those described in or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include those relating to: lack of operating history, transitioning from a development company to an operating company, market acceptance of our products and services; operational difficulties relating to international operations; our ability to form and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with customers and strategic partners; changes in economic, political or regulatory conditions or other trends affecting the food sector, and our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel. Further information about these matters can be found in our Securities and Exchange Commission filings. We expressly disclaim any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.
Global Stevia Corp.
Phuong Tran, +84436291077
KEYWORDS: United States Viet Nam Asia Pacific North America
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