Former Amazon Principle Manager Joins StormX In Global Workforce Revolution

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Andy Kleitsch to direct product vision for crypto earning platform Storm Market

Cayman Islands – February 8, 2018 – StormX, the micro-gig innovator and creator of popular crypto earning app, has today announced former Amazon Principle Product Manager Andy Kleitsch has joined as Vice President of Product. Kleitsch, a mobile commerce applications veteran, will be responsible for delivering the world’s first decentralized micro-gig marketplace, enabling anyone, anywhere to earn a living by completing tasks on their mobile phone.

StormX CEO Simon Yu said: “Andy will play an integral role in providing career opportunities for a global remote workforce, facilitating economic mobility for millions of unbanked workers. Andy is passionate about improving the economic health of users around the globe, and I look forward to seeing Andy’s contribution to this new blockchain-enabled economy.”

Prior to joining StormX, Kleitsch led product teams across a wide range of mobile commerce companies, including the role of Principal Product Manager Amazon Global Payments and Senior Product Manager at AT&T Wireless. Andy has a long history of launching innovative fintech applications and partnering with mobile operators around the world.

Andy Kleitsch said: “As a cryptocurrency enthusiast and bitcoin miner, I was instantly drawn to StormX’s unique vision of using cryptocurrencies and blockchain to enable anyone with a mobile device to earn a living wage. StormX’s technology can provide a path out of poverty and improve the livelihood of millions of unemployed or underemployed workers around the globe.”

Kleitsch’s appointment follows a string of high-level additions to the StormX team, as the company showcases its commitment to acquiring the best talent possible to drive business growth. In January, digital industry veterans Jon Nolz and Perry Pak came on board StormX as EVP of Business Development and Head of User Acquisition respectively.

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About StormX, Inc.:

StormX, Inc. is the creator of Storm Play (formerly known as BitMaker), and Storm Market, with gamified micro-tasks, where people can earn STORM tokens anywhere, at anytime, from any device. With over 1.5 million downloads, and users across 187 countries, StormX is expanding based on the demand. Current gamified micro-tasks include trying out different products and services, like from Hulu, Dollar Shave Club and Final Fantasy. As Storm Market expands, the focus is adding new category of gamified micro-tasks (Storm Gigs) in Machine Learning and QA Testing. The vision is not only about enabling more micro-earning opportunities, but also creating a gamified path for people globally to advance in life with a whole new way of job advancement.

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