Planet Ventures’ Subsidiary, 1st Eleven UK, Announces Guido Grinbaum, Serial Entrepreneur & Managing Partner of WABI-YOP Jo...
Planet Ventures Inc. (TSX-V: PXI; OTC: PNXPF; FSE: P6U1)
(“Planet” or the “Company”)
is pleased to announce 1st
Eleven Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Planet Ventures Inc.,
has brought on Guido Grinbaum to its advisory board.
Guido is serial and successful entrepreneur with over 21 years
incubating successful digital businesses in Latin America and
Flavio Maria 1st11 COO said, “I’m pleased to announce Guido has
agreed to join 1st11’s advisory board. His track record is one of
distinction and excellence, he is a brilliant and successful
entrepreneur who has built and sold a number of profitable
technology companies. As we continue to build 1st11 into an
International entertainment business, Guido’s expertise adds a rich
vein of knowledge to assist with the company’s expansion
Guido was a Managing Partner of Wabi-YOP, a Marketplace with
operations in 9 Countries across Latin America, and 8 countries in
Europe, Asia and Africa. Guido Grinbaum is an Engineer from UBA and
holds a Master’s in Finance from UCEMA. Between 1987 and 1999 he
served as Marketing Manager for Unilever Argentina and Director of
Marketing and Operations for Pepsi in Latin America.
Since 1999 he has focused on the development of digital
companies and founded several companies: Including successfully
selling a number of Latin American companies such as DeRemate.com,
sold to MercadoLibre in 2008, DineroMail, sold to Naspers in 2012,
ZonaProp and ZonaJobs, sold to Navent Tiger investment in 2014.
Other companies he founded were DeMotores, sold to CarSales in
2015, Covedisa, sold to Grupo La Nación in 2016.
Baazee.com, a Marketplace founded in year 2000 in India was sold
to eBay in 2004.
In addition, Guido served as Director of the Coca-Cola Retail
Innovation Council between 2012 and 2017 and Served as CEO of
leading Argentine media La Nacion Digital between 2006 and
In 2015 he was the founder of YOP App, a Brazilian Marketplace
which received funding from Kaszek Ventures and Tiger Group. He is
an investor in several startups and participates as an active Board
member in a number of his investments.
Guido said: “I fell in love with 1st11’s vision and that’s why I
decided to accept the advisory board position. Their concept of
bringing together game creators, sports stars and fans is a unique
proposition that will change the way of playing and interaction
between players, bringing imagination and passion for digital games
and sports. Product is Key and I’m sure 1st11’s offering will be a
unique offering that adds apparitions to players and digital gaming
as it is known today.”
Planet Ventures Inc.
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TSXV, that is focused on investing in disruptive companies and
industries that have high growth potential. Planet’s unique
portfolio driven investment policies provide its investors with
access to emerging and high-growth opportunities while shielding
them from any formidable downside.
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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
“Zula Kropivnitski” Zula Kropivnitski
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Peter Glancy, CEO of 1st11Peter@1st11.co
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