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Bizz and BlocPal Announce Strategic Partnership

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Orlando, FL November 7, 2019

BlocPal and Bizz have formalized a strategic partnership that will allow both companies to expand their global reach. Bizz, the world’s most participatory social messaging app, will join forces with BlocPal, one of Canada’s most promising fintech startups to build Bizzonomy – a global participatory economy. The agreement was signed between Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal and Dennis Lewis, CEO of Green Light Digital on October 26th, 2019.

Bizz is a social messaging app that surpasses the functionality of older messaging platforms like Whatsapp and Messenger. Thanks to its unlimited private, secure and open groups, RADAR location-based messaging and advanced 4K video streaming users can enjoy best-of-class social functionality without the snooping eyes of Silicon-Valley behemoths. “At Bizz we believe that people aren’t products to be sold at auction. Our vision is to create a global participatory economy where each and every user shares in the prosperity created by the community. And now, thanks to our partnership with BlocPal, we have the technological platform to make that vision a reality.” explained Lewis.

BlocPal is a Vancouver-based fintech company dedicated to providing users a seamless financial platform that perfectly integrates new digital currencies alongside traditional fiat currencies. Their blockchain-powered infrastructure is capable of handling thousands of transactions per second, while providing a secure and easy-to-use user experience. “We are thrilled to be partnering with Bizz as it expands all around the globe. We see this partnership as an opportunity to provide financial services to individuals and businesses of all sizes.” stated Mellios.

The partnership will allow Bizz users to operate with over 80 fiat currencies including USD, CAD and EUR, Bitcoin and all major digital currencies. The platform supports payouts and withdrawals in 120 countries, 15,000 financial institutions and 350,000 cash pickup locations. Thanks to the affordable and blazingly fast transaction speeds, Bizz will be able to incorporate realtime participatory functionality into its blockchain-enabled social messaging app.

About Bizz
Bizz is a next-generation social messaging service that acts as an all-in-one digital ecosphere, bringing businesses, government agencies, friends and families together from all over the world to a fully-immersive social platform. Discover for yourself just how innovative Bizz is by downloading the app from Google Play or the iTunes App Store.

About BlocPal
BlocPal’s vision is to provide the world a simple, fast, and secure digital transaction platform that allows anyone to transact in their currency or asset of choice. A leader in the emerging digital economy, BlocPal empowers consumers, merchants, and enterprise customers to participate now in this digital economy which includes cryptocurrency. At the core of BlocPal’s service is its decentralized blockchain transaction technology, which enables any currency or asset to be digitally signed and traded while complying with financial regulations.

With its suite of applications, BlocPal’s ecosystem supports a range of solutions for point-of-sale, e-commerce, white label enterprise solutions, loyalty rewards, financial network integrations and robust consumer digital wallets.

OneFeather and BlocPal to Provide First Nations with never before available digital Financial Services – unleashing for the first time access to new financial resources, wealth, capital and security

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OneFeather will launch a digital wallet serving BANDS ACROSS North America

VANCOUVER, CANADA, JULY 22, 2019

OneFeather based out of Victoria, Canada and BlocPal International Inc. (“BlocPal”), with headquarters in Vancouver, Canada, are pleased to announce their strategic partnership to jointly develop and release the OneFeather digital wallet app for First Nations members across North America. The new wallet, to be launched later this year, will provide never before available digital financial services as well as important administrative and governance functions designed specifically for Indigenous peoples, communities and governments in both Canada and the United States.

The OneFeather wallet will make essential financial services readily available to Indigenous people. Services will include deposits/withdrawals of Canadian and US dollars, sending/receiving money, credit card access, and direct utilities payment and never before realized access to financial resources, capital, wealth and security. In addition, the wallet will integrate OneFeather’s existing digital services for Status Card renewal, soon to be released GST rebates solution and its flagship suite of digital governance solutions like electronic voting and community engagement.

Lawrence Lewis (“Klah-Lees” – We Wai Kai Nation), the founder of OneFeather, stated, “OneFeather is very excited to be working with BlocPal. There are over 2.2 million Indigenous people in Canada alone – First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples – and we are excited to impact the lives of indigenous peoples through their smartphone with easy access to these essential financial services. We believe today’s technology can empower and prosper our people, and this partnership with BlocPal is an excellent example of how we can accomplish this. OneFeather is leading disruption of “Indian Act” governance, reporting and administration through a First Nation vision of modern digital systems and solutions that better represent and respect Aboriginal sovereignty, values and principles. OneFeather’s purpose is ultimately to return resources and wealth presently being drained by antiquated systems and regimes directly back to First Nations and their members. OneFeather is a First Nation technology company, and the only company building these new modern solutions for First Nation in Canada.”

Thanks to the BlocPal technology, the OneFeather wallet will include a digital rewards currency called the OneFeather token. The OneFeather token will be used to provide incentives based on wallet usage and create a generous program to give back directly to Indigenous people and their families. The OneFeather token will be the genesis of a truly Indigenous endowment – designed specifically for the benefit and wealth of individual Indigenous people that can be used, shared and managed directly from their OneFeather wallet.

“Seeing our technology benefit First Nations members is something we are especially proud of,” commented Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal. “We believe that blockchain technology combined with financial services can improve the lives of people around the world, and where better to start than in our own back yard? We’re honored to be partnering with a market leader like OneFeather.”

About OneFeather
Since 2015, OneFeather has on-boarded more than 140 First Nations across Canada that actively participate in electronic voting, vote management, member registrar management, and its community engagement suite of service technologies. OneFeather has more than 140,000 First Nations peoples within its database of users and growing month over month. OneFeather’s core purpose is to redefine the Indigenous experience through innovation and technology. For more info, visit https://www.onefeather.ca

About BlocPal International Inc.
BlocPal’s vision is to provide the world a simple, fast, and secure digital transaction platform that allows anyone to transact in their currency or asset of choice. A leader in the emerging digital economy, BlocPal empowers consumers, merchants, and enterprise customers to participate now in this digital economy which includes cryptocurrency. At the core of BlocPal’s service is its decentralized blockchain transaction technology, which enables any currency or asset to be digitally signed and traded while complying with financial regulations.

With its suite of applications, BlocPal’s ecosystem supports a range of solutions for point-of-sale, e-commerce, white label enterprise solutions, loyalty rewards, financial network integrations and robust consumer digital wallets.

For further information, please contact:

OneFeather
Lawrence Lewis, CEO & Founder
lawrence@onefeather.ca

BlocPal International
Mike Edwards, President of Global Sales
info@blocpal.com


Investors are cautioned that actual results may differ substantially from the forward-looking statements contained in this press release. Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, economic and political factors, product prices and changes in international and local markets, as well as the inherent risks of a FinTech related business. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

Mike Edwards Joins BlocPal as President, Global Sales

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Edwards brings over 30 years of experience in the POS industry

July 11, 2019, Vancouver, CA

BlocPal is proud to announce and welcome Mike Edwards as the company’s new President, Global Sales. Edwards will be responsible for sales team leadership, driving revenue, strategic partnerships as well as general management responsibilities. With over 30 years of intense experience in the POS industry, he brings to the company a proven track record of multi-million dollar revenue expansion within the fin tech industry.

“We are thrilled to have Mike on board leading our global sales efforts. The BlocPal technology is ready to play a significant role on a worldwide stage, and I’m certain he is the perfect person to help us make this possible,” said Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal.

Edwards brings 30 years of chief executive experience in building service organizations in the point-of-sale and credit/finance industry. His strengths are in creating rapid growth opportunities and optimizing sales efforts. Mike is responsible for growing market share and revenues at BlocPal. He brings expertise in vertical sales strategies and negotiating partnerships.

Formerly President of CCV, a POS/Check Verification service, Mike built an organization ranked #7 in payment processing in the USA by the Nilson Report. Mike also held Executive level positions at AmericaOne Finance and Continental Credit and was President of MEI Sales Seminars. Mike also donates time as Adjunct Professor of Advanced Business/Sales at Northwest University.

“It’s truly exciting to be playing a role in the expansion of BlocPal. When I met the team and witnessed the technology in action, I knew this was a rare opportunity to be part of something special,” explained Edwards.

About BlocPal International Inc.
BlocPal’s vision is to provide the world a simple, fast, and secure digital transaction platform that allows anyone to transact in their currency or asset of choice. A leader in the emerging digital economy, BlocPal empowers consumers, merchants, and enterprise customers to participate now in this digital economy which includes cryptocurrency. At the core of BlocPal’s service is its decentralized blockchain transaction technology, which enables any currency or asset to be digitally signed and traded while complying with financial regulations.

With its suite of applications, BlocPal’s ecosystem supports a range of solutions for point-of-sale, e-commerce, white label enterprise solutions, loyalty rewards, financial network integrations and robust consumer digital wallets.

For further information, please contact:

BlocPal International
Mike Edwards, President, Global Sales
+1 866-256-2725
info@blocpal.com

BlocPal and Tortooga to Launch a Digital Wallet Serving Grupo Movil Mexico’s 40 Million Users

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Tortooga will launch a digital wallet serving Grupo Movil Mexico’s 40 million users, powered by BlocPal’s technology

PUEBLA, MEXICO and VANCOUVER, CANADA, MARCH 12, 2019

Grupo Tortooga S.A de C.V. (“Grupo Tortooga”), based out of Puebla Mexico, and BlocPal International Inc. (“BlocPal”), with headquarters in Vancouver, Canada, are pleased to announce their strategic partnership to jointly develop and release the Tortooga digital wallet in Mexico.

The partnership between Grupo Tortooga and BlocPal has been formed as part of GMM’s strategy to offer its 40 million customers and 60 thousand merchant partners in Mexico with a new upcoming suite of digital financial services.

Guillermo Hernandez Rojas, CEO of Grupo Movil Mexico (“GMM”) said “Grupo Movil Mexico is excited about integrating BlocPal’s platform with its new venture, Tortooga, whose goal is to provide GMM’s customers a digital suite of financial and payment services. BlocPal’s solution is a big step forward in this process.”

Matt Hoffar, CEO of Grupo Tortooga, said “We are thrilled about building a successful long-term partnership with BlocPal and GMM to bring digital solutions to both the banked and unbanked in Mexico.”

Grupo Tortooga will work together with BlocPal to deliver key initial features for the Tortooga digital wallet, enabling digital payments for pre-paid airtime, mobile data and utility bills. The development plan for the Tortooga digitial wallet will involve solutions for micropayments and remittances across North America and will support international currencies including MXN, USD and CAD. The Tortooga digital wallet will serve as a key platform for additional financial services to be developed and offered to GMM’s customers and partners. Planned, new features to be integrated will include more options for deposits and withdrawals and support for new currencies, including major digital currencies.

Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal, said “The partnership with Grupo Tortooga to serve Grupo Movil Mexico’s customers is a perfect fit with BlocPal’s vision to help bring financial power to everyone while building out support for the digital currency community. We couldn’t have asked for a better partner or opportunity to showcase our technology.”

About Grupo Movil Mexico
GMM, a prepaid airtime, data and bill payments provider in Puebla, Mexico, has over 40 million customers and 60,000 point of sale kiosks. The company has successfully operated for over 10 years throughout Mexico. GMM’s mission is to support the micro-business economy by providing its customers with the technological tools that allow them to achieve banking and formality, strengthening their competitiveness in the face of large national and international franchises. The current operations of GMM do not fall under the supervision of the Mexican National Banking and Securities Commission.

About Grupo Tortooga
Grupo Tortooga is a digital extension of Grupo Movil Mexico, the second largest prepaid airtime supplier in Mexico. GMM and DAP Management jointly invested to create Grupo Tortooga in 2018, with the goal to provide digital services and products to the existing GMM user base, enable lower transaction fees, speed-up cross border payments, and help the unbanked and underserved. Tortooga has offices in the city of Puebla and in Mexico City. Tortooga intends to fully comply with all applicable laws and is committed to continue to do so as the regulatory framework in Mexico evolves.

About BlocPal International Inc.
BlocPal believes in contributing to a financial world that is powered by everyone and open to everyone. The company has developed a digital financial platform to empower consumers, merchants, and enterprise customers to transact with any currency or asset in a simpler, faster and more secure way. At the core of BlocPal’s service is its decentralized blockchain which has been designed to enable any currency or asset to be digitally signed and traded while complying with financial regulations. With its suite of applications, white label solutions, software development kit and integrations to financial networks, BlocPal’s ecosystem supports multiple touchpoints in the transaction process. These touchpoints include point-of-sale terminals, e-commerce solutions and financial applications, thereby enabling any user, merchant and enterprise partner to easily and safely trade however they choose.

For further information, please contact:

Grupo Tortooga
Brodie Gunning, Investor Relations
info@tortooga.com.mx
.

BlocPal International
Elan Amir, Director of Marketing
info@blocpal.com

Investors are cautioned that actual results may differ substantially from the forward-looking statements contained in this press release. Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, economic and political factors, product prices and changes in international and local markets, as well as the inherent risks of a FinTech related business. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

BlocPal Genesis Merger

Genesis FinTech Inc. Announces Merger with BlocPal International Inc.

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Genesis Fintech Inc. (“Genesis” or the “Company”) announced it has signed a letter of intent (“LOI”) for a business combination with BlocPal International Inc.(“BlocPal”).

Pursuant to the terms of the Acquisition, Genesis will acquire 100% of the issued and outstanding shares in BlocPal, thereby acquiring BlocPal’s intellectual property, development program, operations and key personnel. As consideration, Genesis will issue to the BlocPal Common Shareholders three Genesis Common Shares for each one BlocPal Common Share held (3:1 ratio). Any options or warrants for the purchase of BlocPal Shares outstanding at the time of the Acquisition will also be adjusted using the same ratio. It is anticipated that, immediately prior to the business combination, Genesis will have 3,100,000 common shares issued and outstanding and BlocPal will have 28,982,000 common shares issued and outstanding. Upon completion of the business combination, it is anticipated that the resulting issuer will have 90,046,000 common shares issued and outstanding. The resulting issuer intends to raise up to $5 million in new equity financing.

Upon completion of the business combination, Mr. Nick Mellios will be named as the CEO and President of the resulting issuer. Nick Mellios currently owns 6,375,000 of the common shares of BlocPal. The resulting issuer will be a reporting issuer and intends to apply for a listing on a recognized Canadian stock exchange.

“BlocPal is one of the first and leading fintech blockchain payment processors in Canada,” according to Simon Cheng, Director of Genesis. “We are very excited about BlocPal’s proprietary intellectual property and first-mover platform designed to make blockchain and cryptocurrency transactions easier, safer and more efficient.”

“The combination with Genesis is a key next step in the evolution of BlocPal, as we formalize our path to a public listing on a Canadian stock exchange. BlocPal has invested $2.6 Million into its innovative blockchain payments platform and is currently preparing to launch solutions for merchants and enterprise partners. The public listing will help BlocPal continue to raise capital, support the growth of its user base and achieve revenue targets” said Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal.

About Genesis Fintech Inc.
Genesis Fintech is investigating opportunities in the fintech and blockchain payment sectors.

About BlocPal International Inc.
BlocPal provides an advanced FinTech digital payments infrastructure focused on bringing the significant benefits of blockchain and digital currencies to the mainstream. BlocPal’s mission is to provide a simpler, smarter and more secure way to transact with crypto and traditional currencies. BlocPal has designed the first ‘multi-currency, multi-fiat’ decentralized blockchain, using proprietary technology to simplify and secure payment processing. With extensive developer APIs, BlocPal’s ecosystem supports point-of-sale terminals, ecommerce sites and financial applications, enabling users, merchants and enterprise partners to easily and safely transact with crypto or international currencies.

For further information, please contact:

Simon Cheng
Director
Phone: 604-689-0618

BlocPal
Elan Amir
Director of Marketing
info@blocpal.com
www.blocpal.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

BlocPal Offers BOGO for Booze at World Crypto Con Bash in Las Vegas

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BlocPal, the Vancouver based FinTech company, has committed to providing up to 200 free drink tickets to attendees who purchase a drink ticket with the BlocPal wallet app.
By GEORGE WATSON November 2, 2018

(Newswire.net — November 2, 2018) — BlocPal, the Vancouver based blockchain payments company, is sponsoring a fun event this Friday at this year’s World Crypto Con show at the Aria Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Attendees who show up at the Monster Security Token Event between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. on the South Veranda across from the Primrose Ballroom will be able to purchase 2 drink tickets for the price of one using the BlocPal app.

“What could be better than a free beer?” asks Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal. “Our mission is to make using crypto in the real world simple, and that’s why we decided to put our money where your mouth is! Seriously, we can’t wait to meet a flock of very happy BlocPal users.”

All people need to do is download the free BlocPal app and deposit enough crypto to cover the drinks they want to consume. Using the BlocPal merchant solution, with a snap of their cameras, for each purchase they’ll get another one free. BlocPal has committed to providing up to 200 free drink tickets on a first come, first served basis.

BlocPal, which presented its mainnet this week at the World Crypto Con in Las Vegas, is built over the proven Bitcoin foundation with a series of innovative new functionalities designed to bring cryptocurrency payments to a mainstream audience. Thanks to its unique encrypted data payloads, BlocPal at launch time allows users to pay in any of four cryptocurrencies (BTC, BCH, LTC or ETH) and two fiat currencies (USD and CAD).

Using the BlocPal wallet app, now available on both the Google Play and iTunes app stores, consumers can pay in the currency of their choice without bothersome delays, while merchants receive guaranteed payouts at a fraction of the cost of working with credit cards. The company’s merchant solution makes paying as easy as snapping a photo of a instantly generated QR Code. All pieces of this solution will be showcased in a real world setting at the Monster Security Token event.

“With the BlocPal wallet you can buy a beer or pay your rent with the cryptocurrency of your choice starting today.” stated Mellios. “Our team of 12 expert developers has been working on this solution for months and we’re thrilled to be presenting the live platform today at World Crypto Con. Come join us in the celebration!”

About BlocPal

BlocPal is a Vancouver based FinTech company dedicated to the mission of “Blockchain Payments Done Right”. The BlocPal platform includes an integrated blockchain, an enterprise level back office together with both merchant and consumer software solutions. Interested parties can find more information on our website or downloading our app for their Android or Apple devices.

Source: http://newswire.net/newsroom/pr/00105372-https-www-blocpal-com.html

BlocPal Presents Mainnet at World Crypto Con in Las Vegas

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BlocPal to surpass 1000 transactions per second within a year thanks to its innovative new variable block size capacity and encrypted data payloads technology.
By GEORGE WATSON November 1, 2018

(Newswire.net — November 1, 2018) — BlocPal, the Vancouver based blockchain payments company, will be presenting its live mainnet blockchain at the World Crypto Con in Las Vegas, NV on Thursday November 1, 2018. With an initial pool of over twenty miners, the BPChain technology is rolling out its mainnet with the goal of surpassing 1000 transactions per second before the end of 2019.

“Thanks to our variable block size and our encrypted data payloads, we are confident that BlocPal will soon be recognized as the most scalable blockchain on the planet,” explained Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal. “Today we are proud to be presenting our mainnet solution as well as the first iteration of our mobile apps.”

BlocPal will be showcasing its technology at kiosk # K16 at the Las Vegas World Crypto Con conference being held at the Aria Hotel and Casino between October 31 and November 2, 2018. Not only will they be providing information to possible mining partners, but also will be showing their consumer facing apps and merchant solutions.

BlocPal is built over the proven Bitcoin foundation with a series of innovative new functionalities designed to bring cryptocurrency payments to a mainstream audience. Thanks to its unique encrypted data payloads, BlocPal at launch time allows users to pay in any of four cryptocurrencies (BTC, BCH, LTC or ETH) and two fiat currencies (USD and CAD).

Using the BlocPal wallet app, now available on both the Google Play and iTunes app stores, consumers can pay in the currency of their choice without bothersome delays, while merchants receive guaranteed payouts at a fraction of the cost of working with credit cards. The company’s merchant solution makes paying as easy as snapping a picture of an instantly generated QR Code.

“Our mission is to make using cryptocurrencies simple and painless for everyone. With the BlocPal wallet you can buy a coffee or pay your rent with the cryptocurrency of your choice starting today,” stated Mellios. “Our team of 12 expert developers has been working on this solution for over a year and we’re thrilled to be presenting the live platform today at World Crypto Con.”

About BlocPal

BlocPal is a Vancouver based FinTech company dedicated to the mission of “Blockchain Payments Done Right”. The BlocPal platform includes an integrated blockchain, an enterprise level back office together with both merchant and consumer software solutions. Interested parties can find more information on our website or downloading our app for their Android or Apple devices.
Source: http://newswire.net/newsroom/pr/00105371-https-www-blocpal-com.html