Former Vice Chairman of Deloitte Jay Samit joins VERSES Board of Directors as Chairman

International bestselling author, entrepreneur and leading expert on disruption and technological innovation as Non-Executive Chair

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VERSES Technologies Inc. (NEO:VERS) (OTCQX:VRSSF) (“VERSES” or the “Company”), a provider of contextual computing platforms specializing in future generation solutions for artificial intelligence, announces that Jay Samitformer CEO of NASDAQ company and independent vice chairman of Deloitte Consulting, joined the board of directors of VERSES and will now serve as chairman of the board.

Samit brings decades of experience as an entrepreneur, thought leader, and business consultant to select Fortune 500 companies with a reputation for transforming entire industries, transforming government institutions, and being at the forefront of global trends. An accomplished executive with experience launching new ventures and executing strategy for global technology and media companies, Samit has helped grow pre-IPO companies like LinkedIn and pioneered breakthrough advances in music and video distribution, social media and… Ecommerce. He has also held senior positions at EMI, Sony and Universal Studios.

As an expert on transformative business change, Samit has been cited in The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The Economist, Businessweek and TechCrunch and appears frequently on ABC, Bloomberg, CBS, CNN, Fox, MSNBC and NBC. Known as an innovation agent and trendsetter, Samit has delivered disruptive speeches to help enterprise clients predict and embrace the future, clients such as Adobe, AT&T, Disney, IBM, Oracle, TD Bank, Unilever, Warner Bros. and Visa.

“Jay Samit is a visionary disruptor with the ability to apply his knowledge, experience and passion to help develop the next technological breakthrough,” said Gabriel René, Founder and CEO of VERSES. “It is an honor to have him on the VERSES Board of Directors, and we look forward to continuing to leverage his wisdom and leadership as we continue to develop and deploy smarter technologies to the benefit of our customers.”

With a career that has created innovative technologies and the digital experience to bring art, music and video to people, Samit continues to be an influential and leading force for individuals, business leaders and organizations alike. From his bestselling books – Disrupt You and Future-proof for you – on his keynote speeches to many companies and on his committed and sustained commitment artworkHe continues to apply his talent through a variety of mediums to challenge, inspire and motivate teams to drive growth.

“The Spatial Web promises so much to improve our lives and when it comes to the visionary pioneers of this technology, VERSES is at the forefront of developing the core of the operating system, applications and services to realize its potential,” said Jay Samit . “It is an exciting time to sit on the VERSES Board of Directors and I look forward to continuing to provide guidance as they advance into the next era of computing.”

VERSES is a next-generation AI company providing enabling technologies for the contextual computing age. Modeled on natural systems and the design principles of the human brain and experience, the flagship of VERSES, COSM™, is an AI operating system to enhance any application with adaptive intelligence. Built on open standards, COSM transforms disparate data into a universal context that fosters trusted collaboration between humans, machines, and AI across digital and physical domains. Imagine a smarter world that enhances human potential through nature-inspired innovations. Learn more at VERSE, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

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