Board of Directors of BMG Group Inc., Announce Appointment of
Yvonne Blaszczyk as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer
MARKHAM, ON – (September 15, 2023) The Board of Directors of BMG Group Inc. (“BMG” or “the Company”) announced the appointment of Yvonne Blaszczyk as interim President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. The Board of Directors also announced that Nick Barisheff, the Founder, President & CEO of BMG Group Inc., had to relinquish his role for personal reasons.
Yvonne Blaszczyk has been appointed with the full support of the Board of Directors and the recommendation of Nick Barisheff’s family and the Directors of Gryphon Management Resources Inc., major shareholders of BMG Group Inc.
Yvonne has over 12 years of experience with BMG Group Inc. in various roles including the current position of Chief Financial Officer for mutual fund investments, and Trustee for BMG Restricted Share Holding Trust. Since 2012, Yvonne and Nick have worked closely in all strategic and tactical parts of BMG. Yvonne has also served on the Board of Directors of BMG Management Services Inc. and BMG Marketing Services Inc. for the last 4 years; and BMG Group Inc. for the last 9 years.
Yvonne is a seasoned board member and experienced executive in various aspects of business management, board governance, financial management, regulatory compliance, strategic planning, human resources, strategic planning, and innovative market research.
“I’m honored to take on this additional responsibility at BMG after working closely for over a decade with Nick and helping to create a wealth preservation enterprise which captures the benefits of a rise in gold prices in times of geopolitical uncertainty and economic challenges. I will continue to try to drive value for investors and clients globally. I’m excited to continue building on the existing foundation and finding new, innovative ways to create growth and increase shareholder value. My major priorities are innovation, strength, stability, and growth”, said Yvonne Blaszczyk.
Yvonne is committed to exemplifying strong leadership continuity and expanding business lines, commensurate with BMG’s vision and long-term plans.
BMG is a privately held Canadian alternative asset management company established in 1998. Its investment products are focused on one asset class – uncompromised precious metals bullion.
The company offers a wide range of physical bullion products designed for portfolio diversification and wealth preservation. BMG bullion products are stored on an allocated and insured basis within LBMA-member vaults.
BMG is one of three Canadian companies to achieve the status of becoming an Affiliate Member of the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA). BMG is a signatory to the Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI). The PRI is the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment. For further information, visit: bmg-group.com.
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