YANGAROO GRANTS STOCK OPTIONS
TORONTO, CANADA, January 10, 2019 – YANGAROO Inc. (TSX-V: YOO, OTCBB: YOOIF) (the “Company”), the industry’s leading secure digital media management and distribution company, is pleased to announce a grant of stock options (the “Options”) in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Company’s Stock Option Plan to certain officers, directors, employees and consultants of the Company, to purchase an aggregate of 2,155,000 common shares in the capital stock of the Company, following the expiration of 1,535,000 options in the final quarter of 2018.
The Options are exercisable for a period of five years from the date of grant at a price of $0.155 per share. Following 10% of the Options vesting on the date of grant, the remaining 90% will vest as to a third on each 6-month anniversary following the date of grant.
Subject to acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange, this grant of options will result in a total of 7,161,500 options issued and outstanding and 183,476 options remaining available for grant. Following the expiration of an additional 750,000 options in March 2019, 933,476 options will be available for grant.
YANGAROO is a company dedicated to digital media management. YANGAROO’s patented Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) is a leading secure B2B digital cloud based solution focused on the music and advertising industries. The DMDS solution provides more accountable, effective, and far less costly digital management of broadcast quality media via the Internet. It replaces the physical, satellite and closed network distribution and management of audio and video content, for music, music videos, and advertising to television, radio, media, retailers, and other authorized recipients. The YANGAROO Awards platform is now the industry standard and powers most of North America’s major awards shows.
YANGAROO has offices in Toronto, New York, and Los Angeles. YANGAROO trades on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) under the symbol YOO and in the U.S. under OTCBB: YOOIF.
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Phone: (416) 534-0607
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Forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of future performance and involve a number of risks and uncertainties, some of which are described herein. Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause YANGAROO’s actual performance and results to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and, except as required by law, neither YANGAROO assumes no obligation to publicly update or revise such statements to reflect new information, subsequent or otherwise.