chambers Friday, 12/19/14 11:28:23 AM Re: None Post # of 53 Loyalist Group appoints Kim president of operations 2014-12-19 09:07 ET - News Release Mr. Andrew Ryu reports LOYALIST ANNOUNCES NEW MANAGEMENT APPOINTMENTS Loyalist Group Ltd. has made a number of management appointments. The appointments are in line with Loyalist's continuing process of developing strong management capabilities to continue its growth strategy. Tony Kim has been appointed president of operations. Mr. Kim has over 15 years of experience in the education services industry and was previously the owner of Study English in Canada (SEC), a licensed English as a second language school operator with campuses in Toronto and Vancouver. Loyalist acquired SEC in February, 2014. In his new position, Mr. Kim is responsible for all of Loyalist's school operations across its 25 campuses in Vancouver, Toronto, Victoria and Halifax. Sung Lim will assume the role of chief business development officer, and will focus on Loyalist's acquisitions strategy and new business development. Other management appointments include: Steve Kang as vice-president of finance; Alex Kim as vice-president of corporate operations; Steve Sohn as vice-president of operations. "We continue to establish a solid foundation on which to build our ambitious growth strategy," said chief executive officer, Andrew Ryu. "The strong management team that we assembled will allow us to deliver solid top and bottom line growth." In furtherance of Loyalist's brand strategy, Loyalist appointed managing directors for each of its brands. Loyalist operates several school brands, each with its own features and attributes, under the overall Loyalist umbrella. The following are the newly appointed managing directors: Amanda Cabrera -- PGIC; Cindy Juarez -- Cornerstone; Anna Kielar -- SEC; Dylan Matter -- MTI; Barbara Godt -- KGIC; Nayoung Choi -- UIS. "Our multiple brand structure is unique in Canada and a strong differentiating factor in our service offering," said Mr. Ryu. We seek Safe Harbor. © 2014 Canjex Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved.