Press Releases

  • Alex is a seasoned financial executive, entrepreneur, investor and thought leader. He is the CEO of Northwest Passage Ventures, an advisory firm and consultancy. Alex is a founding member of the International Monetary Fund’s special advisory group on fintech and the World Economic Forum’s Global Futures Council on Blockchain. He also sits on the advisory board of Elections Canada, the independent non-partisan agency responsible for conducting federal elections and referendums in Canada.

  • Bob Stewart is joining Votem as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and a member of its senior leadership team effective immediately. Bob most recently served as the Chief Operating Officer and elected member of the Board of Directors of Sonavation, Inc. Bob was instrumental in turning the company’s products around, focusing efforts on the delivery of the company’s IDkey consumer and enterprise devices containing, industrial and mobile fingertip biometric identification and access control products, solutions and services.

  • Votem® and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announce the successful completion of the ‘Fan Vote’ for the 2017 Inductees. Votem’s cutting-edge “Blockchain” platform powered the successful fan vote enabling the Rock Hall to easily collect votes from around the world without the risk of ‘software bots’ falsely adding to the vote counts.

  • Votem announced the acquisition of the mobile voting business from Michigan-based, Konnech Inc. This business unit and related product line called “ABVote”, brings Votem a set of leading voting systems products in use by many progressive jurisdictions including the State of Montana and Washington, DC.

  • Votem announced the launch of the $230,000 Mobile Voting Challenge on the InnoCentive global open innovation platform which aims to give democracy back to the people by allowing them to conveniently, safely and securely participate in the electoral process.