NEW YORK, NY, Mar 03, 2011 -- Global Investor Services, Inc. (OTCBB: GISV) (the "Company"), a leading provider of on-line financial education and analysis tools, is pleased to announce that Jeffrey R. Freedman has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors.
was nominated by Wealth Engineering, LLC
("Wealth Engineering"), a strategic marketing and advisory partner to the Company.
was entitled to nominate a board member to the Company's Board of Directors under a provision of their Marketing Agreement executed on September 23, 2010.
Jeffrey Freedman is currently the Vice President of Corporate Development for SulphCo Inc., a position he has held since February 2009.
Mr. Freedman served on the Board of Directors of Allis-Chalmers Energy, Inc. ("Allis-Chalmers") from January 2005 until April 2007, when he became Allis-Chalmers' Corporate Vice President.
Mr. Freedman has held various positions with major institutional brokerage firms in equity research throughout the last 30 years.
has an MBA-Finance & Accounting from New York University's Stern School of Business
and a BSBA-Finance from Babson College
Wealth's nomination of Jeffrey Freedman
brings a valuable asset to the company's Board of Directors.
prior experience as a board member will assist us in our implementation of our strategic corporate objectives.
brings much needed experience and guidance to our team at an important point in our aggressive plan for growth.
continues to provide key resources to our company and their nomination of Jeffrey R. Freedman
continues to demonstrate their commitment."