Calgary, Alberta, December 21, 2022 – Sensible Meats Inc., dba Sensible Hot Dogs (the “Company or “Sensible”), an innovative hot dog company focused on changing the playing field around America’s street food, is excited to announce that it has received final approval to list its common shares on the NEO Exchange Inc. (the “NEO Exchange”) and will commence trading under the symbol “HOTD” as of market open on December 22, 2022.
“Our debut on the NEO Exchange is a significant milestone for our company as we look to leverage the capital markets to fuel our growth with the support of a Tier 1 exchange,” commented Shawn Balaghi, CEO of the Company. “After thoroughly reviewing all of the potential options to list in Canada, we are convinced that listing on the NEO Exchange, a senior stock exchange, best raises our profile among retail and institutional investors and provides a platform from which to expand our shareholder base as we execute our growth and value creation plans.”
“A great way to close the year as we list yet another innovative and disruptive company intent on addressing market demand,” remarked Jos Schmitt, President of NEO and Senior Vice President of Global Listings for Cboe Global Markets. “Sensible is transforming the consumer experience with a version of one of the most well-loved convenience foods. The growth potential is huge as more and more consumers transition to an environmentally-conscious, plant-based lifestyle. As Canada’s Tier 1 exchange for the innovation economy, NEO is fully equipped to serve as a catalyst for Sensible’s growth through enhanced quality of trading, exposure to a wider investor community, and an unrivalled customer service experience.”
About Sensible Hot Dogs (NEO: HOTD)
Sensible Meats Inc., dba Sensible Hot Dogs, is an innovative hot dog company focused on changing the playing field around America’s street food. The Company’s goal is to transform the consumer experience of plant-based eating and to prove that tasty foods can also come from less processed, natural ingredients. Sensible is going above and beyond the impossible to deliver the world’s tastiest, healthiest and smartest hot dog.
On behalf of the Board,
Shawn Balaghi, CEO
Sensible Hot Dogs
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