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SuperNet Names John Pfisterer As CFO

SuperNet, a payment network that enables credit card payments for cannabis merchants and consumers, has tapped John Pfisterer to oversee its financial department.

Pfisterer was CFO for Paya (and its predecessor Sage Payment Solutions), from 2013 to 2018 and helped lead the sale of the company to a private equity firm in 2017.

He started his career with Capital One (NYSE: COF) in 1995 and served as divisional CFO for several units during his 11-year tenure. Most recently, Pfisterer was CFO for -based tech company Edlio.

The company's mission – reducing the friction related to payments in the cannabis space – is something that I'm passionate about," said Pfisterer. "I'm excited about joining SuperNet on this journey."

MediPharm Labs Appoints David Pidduck As CEO & Director

MediPharm Labs Corp. (TSX: LABS) (OTCQX: MEDIF) (FSE: MLZ) has appointed experienced pharma and med-tech executive David Pidduck as CEO and director of the company.

Pidduck replaces outgoing CEO and director Bryan Howcroft, who is stepping down for personal reasons.

He brings more than two decades of proven senior leadership experience to MediPharm, including serving as president and CEO of a Canadian pharmaceutical company, where he was also a member of the board of directors.

Prior to this, Pidduck was involved in the successful ground-up commercialization of several products in both Canadian and international markets and brought a track record of both organic execution as well as M&A and integration expertise to the company.

Chris Taves, chairman of the board, said he is "pleased to welcome" Pidduck to MediPharm.

"The company continues to make progress building its sales pipeline both in Canada and internationally, driving toward consistent revenue growth and profitability. With a strong background in development, strategy, and M&A within the Pharma and Med Tech sectors, David is the right individual to lead the company through this formative period," Taves said.

Le-Vel Strengthens Its Leadership Team With New Appointment                                                

Le-Vel – a company behind the THRIVE SKIN CBD skincare system – has welcomed Carmen Wasserman to the position of CLO, effective immediately.

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