In the news release issued today by SimplePons, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the headline should read "SimplePons Appoints Former Zappos.com Controller as Its New COO" rather than "SimplePons Appoints New COO" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows:
SimplePons Appoints Former Zappos.com Controller as Its New COO
DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- (OTC BB:QPON) www.SimplePons.com -- Today SimplePons announced the appointment of Wei-Ken Seto to the post of COO. Mr. Seto has significant experience assisting emerging companies manage their growth. Mr. Seto's achievements demonstrate a record of strategic leadership and accomplishment.
Prior to joining SimplePons, Mr. Seto was Director of Financial Planning and Analysis and Corporate Controller for Lumasense Technologies. From March 2002 to December 2007 Mr. Seto was employed by Zappos.com, where he served as Corporate Controller and Director of Treasury. During his tenure at Zappos.com Mr. Seto helped oversee sales growth from $12mm to $800mm. Prior to that, Mr. Seto worked as an Audit Manager at Ernst & Young LLP and was employed at their Singapore and San Francisco, CA offices from 1996 to 2002. Mr. Seto is a CPA in the State of California, and he received a Bachelors of Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. For additional information please see our report on Form 8K.
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