VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / February 9, 2017 / CVR Medical Corp. CVR Medical Corp. (TSX.V:CVM) (FRANKFURT: B3BN) (OTCQB: CRRVF) (“CVR Medical“) has appointed Benjamin Asuncion to its Board of Directors. From this position, Mr. Asuncion will serve in capital market advisory and valuation capacities as CVR Medical moves towards market launch.

Benjamin Asuncion has over a decade of experience in the capital markets and resources sector. Mr. Asuncion was at Haywood Securities Inc., a privately owned Canadian brokerage firm, in equity research from 2007 through to 2016. As a research analyst, he covered companies of varying sizes and stages. Prior to joining Haywood, Benjamin was involved in the management of an endowment fund at Simon Fraser University (SFU). Mr. Asuncion holds a Bachelor of Business degree from SFU with concentrations in finance, accounting and management science. Mr. Asuncion currently holds a senior management position with a publicly listed company.

Mr. Asuncion has been granted an aggregate of 200,000 incentive stock options pursuant to the terms of CVR Medical’s stock option plan. Such options are exercisable at the price of $0.43 until February 9, 2022 and are subject to the acceptance of the TSX Venture Exchange. The options, which vest immediately, and the common shares issuable upon exercise will be subject to a four-month hold period expiring on June 9, 2017.

For additional information on the organization, leadership, and current news please visit the newly launched company website www.CVRMed.com

About CVR Medical

CVR Medical is a company that is involved in an equal parts joint venture with CVR Global Inc. (the “Joint Venture”). The Joint Venture operates in the medical industry focused on the commercialization of a proprietary subsonic, infrasonic, and low frequency sound wave analysis technology and has patents to a diagnostic device designed to detect and measure carotid arterial stenosis. CVR Medical is managed by a proven technical team. CVR Medical trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol CVM.

For further information contact:

Brisco Capital Partners Corp.
Scott Koyich, President
Telephone: (403) 262-9888


This press release contains forward-looking information that involves various risks and uncertainties regarding future events related to the Joint Venture. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results, performance or developments to differ materially from those contained in the statements and are not guarantees of future performance of the Company. No assurance can be given that any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will occur or, if they do occur, what benefits the Company will obtain from them. These forward-looking statements reflect management’s current views and are based on certain expectations, estimates and assumptions which may prove to be incorrect. A number of risks and uncertainties could cause our actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements, including: (1) a downturn in general economic conditions in North America and internationally, (2) the inherent uncertainties and speculative nature associated with commercialization of technology and the practice of medicine, (3) a change in health regulations, (4) any number of events or causes which may delay or cease commercialization and development of the Joint Venture, (5) the risk that the Company or the Joint Venture does not execute its business plan, (6) inability to retain key employees, (7) inability to finance operations and growth, and (8) other factors beyond the Company’s control. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release and, except as required by law, the Company assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results differed from those projected in the forward-looking statements.
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