VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dan Blondal, CEO of Nano One Materials Corp (TSX-V:NNO) (FSE:LBMB), reported today that Joe Lowry has joined Nano One as a strategic advisor to the company. Mr. Lowry has worked for top lithium producers in the US, Japan and China, and has extensive worldwide market experience, a large contact base and a good pulse on the lithium market. Management is looking forward to leveraging Mr Lowry’s wisdom and experience to advance Nano One’s near and long term strategic objectives.
Mr. Lowry is widely respected and known as one of the world’s experts in the lithium sector. After a two-decade tenure working in senior positions in leading international lithium companies, Mr. Lowry formed Global Lithium LLC as an advisory firm in 2012. Global Lithium LLC has been successfully supporting lithium producers, users, investors, hedge funds and governments. Mr. Lowry has developed an extensive network of contacts over four continents representing the entire lithium supply chain, including cathode manufacturers, products resulting therefrom and regulatory agencies. His successes and experiences are further detailed in: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jplowry
Mr. Lowry commented, “I am very pleased to become an adviser to Nano One. The company's innovative process has the potential to be a game changer in the lithium battery market. The technology has shown to improve cost and performance across the spectrum of lithium ion battery cathode technologies and may enable the use of lower cost lithium raw materials.”
Nano One’s President John Lando added, “We have been in discussions with Joe since January and he recently visited our lab facility in Burnaby to meet our technical team. This visit solidified strong interest from both sides to form an advisory arrangement. I firmly believe Joe’s depth of knowledge and deep industry contacts in the global lithium industry are second to none. I am confident that Joe will be instrumental in working with our executive in attracting strategic partners as we move forward with commercialising and licensing our patented technology.”
NANO ONE MATERIALS CORP.
Dan Blondal, CEO
For information with respect to Nano One or the contents of this news release, please contact John Lando (President) at (604) 669-2701 or visit the website at www.nanoone.ca.
About Nano One
Nano One Materials Corp (“Nano One” or “the Company”) is developing novel, scalable and low-cost processing technology for the production of high performance battery materials used in electric vehicles, energy storage and consumer electronics. The patented technology can be configured for a wide range nanostructured materials and has the flexibility to shift with battery market trends and a diverse range other growth opportunities. The novel three-stage process uses equipment common to industry and is being engineered for high volume production and rapid commercialization. Nano One’s mission is to establish its patented technology as a leading platform for the global production of a new generation of nanostructured composite materials. For more information, please visit nanoone.ca
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