LONDON, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TagLikeMe Corp. ("TagLikeMe" or "the Company") (OTCQB:TAGG), a social media development company, has appointed telecom, media and technology veteran Richard Elliot-Square to the position of Chairman and CEO of the Company.
Mr. Elliot-Square has a significant history for ushering in new technology and fostering corporate success in small, middle-market and large international telecom, media and hi-technology companies over his 30+ year corporate career. His guidance and contributions have resulted in financings in the hundreds of millions of dollars. He has been a director of several companies in the United Kingdom and the United States, and a founder of several publicly traded corporations, including Telecom Plus PLC (UK) and Channel I Limited (USA). Mr. Elliot-Square was a founding director of iCrave productions Limited and also of Thurlestone Associates Limited.
During his tenure as a senior director and manager, he has dealt directly with many global Fortune 500 corporations negotiating terms for development and contracts, developing relationships and building new corporate and media ventures. Recently, Mr. Elliot-Square has been successful in the re-structuring and funding of several publicly traded companies in the United Kingdom and North America.
In his role as Chairman Mr. Elliot-Square expects to guide the development of TagLikeMe Corp. including adjoining a new board of directors and advisory board, currently under selection.
Mr. Elliot-Square says he was attracted to TagLikeMe Corp. because of its challenging position and the innovative nature the technology is expected to play in changing the social media landscape.
"I immediately liked TagLikeMe Corp. when I reviewed the technology and development team for what I see as a game-changer," says Elliot-Square. "I have been around technology and new media concepts from the start-up to completion of global distribution. Few opportunities that I have come across have ever showed the kind of promise that I see in TagLikeMe Corp. and its next generation of online social search and share technology."
"I would liken it to the early days of the Internet," adds Elliot-Square. "People had no idea just how big Google and Yahoo! would be, or what a deep and lasting impact they would have on our everyday lives. TagLikeMe.com has the ability to make our online search and sharing actions very different. I look forward to guiding this company as it leaps on to the world stage."
Of note, Mr. Elliot-Square was commissioned as an army officer in the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards and since leaving the Army, has been involved in many aspects of international business, including trade funding, the manufacture of motor vehicles, banking and brokering, import and export, as well as being invested in oil and gas and other resource companies.
About TagLikeMe Corp.
TagLikeMe Corp. owns and operates TagLikeMe.com, an Internet services platform that combines the most commonly used functions of search and social media interaction in one destination. TagLikeMe.com allows individuals to search the Internet by using the top three search engines of Yahoo™, Bing™ and Google™, in addition to viewing related activities from popular social media based sites such as Facebook™, YouTube™, Twitter™ and Wikipedia ™ in a single search inquiry. It also gives searchers the opportunity to connect, chat and share with others worldwide that might be searching similar topics. This adds a much-needed human element to search and online social interaction.
For more information see www.TagLikeMeCorp.com.
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This press release may contain certain "forward-looking statements" relating to the business of TagLikeMe Corp.. All statements, other than statements of historical fact included herein are "forward-looking statements" including statements regarding the advantages of TagLikeMe's products and services, anticipated advantages resulting from the merger, whether funding anticipated from completing the merger will result,, successful completion and development of the social media component of the business and its market acceptance, the business strategy, plans and objectives of the Company and TagLikeMe Corp.; and any other statements of non-historical information. These forward-looking statements are often identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "believes," "expects", "intended" or similar expressions, involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, they do involve assumptions, risks and uncertainties, and these expectations may prove to be incorrect. Investors should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. The Company's actual results and ultimate corporate actions could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including the perception of investors of the newly merged company and their willingness to fund this newly public company, the demand for a social media site and viability of it for advertising, new products and services developed by other companies, market share garnered by competitors, ability to maintain customer and vendor relationships, and those factors discussed in the Company's periodic reports that are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and available on its website (http://www.sec.gov), among other factors. All forward-looking statements attributable to the Company or persons acting on its behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by these factors. Other than as required under the securities laws, the Company does not assume a duty to update these forward-looking statements.
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