Sylogist Elevates Investor Engagement
CALGARY, AB, Jan. 21, 2021 /CNW/ - Sylogist Ltd. (TSXV: SYZ) ("Sylogist" or the "Company"), a provider of enterprise information management solutions, is pleased to announce that, pursuant to its commitment to increase investor engagement, it has appointed Mr. Rudy Shirra as Manager, Corporate Development and Investor Relations.
Bill Wood, President and CEO of Sylogist, stated: "Broader and deeper shareholder engagement is a key priority for Sylogist, as we seek to grow all aspects of our business. Today we are pleased to announce the expansion of Rudy's role at Sylogist, to include responsibility for investor relations. As CEO, I am committed to strengthening our shareholder relationships. This appointment will increase Sylogist's capacity to do so and provide investors with a dedicated point of contact. Our intention is to tell Sylogist's story more often, and more clearly, to a larger group of current and prospective shareholders. Rudy will work with our executive team to realize on this vision and increase our inbound and outbound investor relations activities" concluded Mr. Wood.
Mr. Shirra first joined Sylogist as a summer intern in 2014, when he helped drive the landmark acquisition of Serenic Software. Following university, he worked as a management consultant at Monitor Deloitte, before rejoining Sylogist in March, 2019 as Manager, Corporate Development tasked with M&A and other strategic initiatives. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Queen's University and has passed all three levels of the CFA program.
Sylogist is a public sector SaaS company that provides comprehensive ERP, CRM, fundraising, education administration, and payments solutions that allow its customers to carry out their missions. It serves over 1,700 customers globally, including all levels of government, nonprofit and non-governmental organizations, educational institutions, and public compliance-driven and funded companies. The Company has industry-leading profitability, an exceptionally strong balance sheet, a track record of successful acquisitions, and a portfolio of mission-critical SaaS solutions. Full financial statements together with Management's Discussion and Analysis are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
The Company's stock is traded on the TSX Exchange under the symbol SYZ. Information about Sylogist can be found at www.sylogist.com.
Sylogist solutions include:
Serenic Navigator: Financial Tracking and Management for Education and Nonprofits
NaviPayroll: Payroll & HR Solution for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Customers
WenGAGE: Accounting & Student Information Systems
MissionCRM: Donor Management and Fundraising
InfoStrat: Dynamics 365 for GovCon, Grants Manager Plus, and SAVIN360 Victim Notification
Sylogist Pay: Payment Processing and Fuel Payment Management
The Portal Connector: Secure Web Portals for Online Customer Experiences
pavliks.com: Network and IT Solutions
Bellamy and SunPac: Financial Management
EpicData: ERP Solution for Manufacturing & Distribution
Learn more about Sylogist.
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Non-GAAP Financial Measures
Adjusted EBITDA is a non-GAAP financial measures: Adjusted EBITDA is defined as: profit for the period before stock-based compensation, share-based payments, foreign exchange gains or losses, interest expense, bargain purchase price on acquisition, income taxes, acquisition-related costs, depreciation and amortization.
This news release makes reference to certain non-GAAP measures. These measures are not recognized measures under Canadian GAAP, do not have a standardized meaning prescribed by Canadian GAAP and are therefore may not be comparable to similar measures presented by other issuers. These measures are provided as additional information to complement measures under GAAP by providing further understanding of the Company's expected results of operations from management's perspective. Accordingly, such measures should not be considered in isolation nor as a substitute for analysis of the Company's financial information reported under Canadian GAAP.
Adjusted EBITDA is provided to investors as alternative methods for assessing the Company's operating results in a manner that is focused on the Company's ongoing operations and to provide a more consistent basis for comparison between periods. These measures should not be construed as alternatives to net profit (loss) or cash flow from operating activities determined in accordance with GAAP as an indicator of the Company's performance. For further information regarding non-GAAP measures used by the Company, please refer to the management's discussion and analysis of the Company, copies of which are available on Sylogist's SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com.