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Gopher Protocol Expands Board with Additional Independent Director

August 1, 2018 GMT

New Appointment Supports Majority Independent Board Required for Stock Exchange Listing

Santa Monica, CA, Aug. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gopher Protocol Inc. (GOPH) (“Gopher” and the “Company”), a company specializing in the creation of Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence enabled mobile technologies, is proud to announce the addition of Mitchell K. Tavera to the Board of Directors as reported on form 8-k: https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1471781/000173112218000048/e1117_8k.htm


Mr. Tavera has been involved in public safety and compliance issues for his entire career, which qualifies him to help provide guidance as a member of the Board associated with many aspects of Gopher’s business that touch on the public sector as well as dealing with issues associated with data privacy and control and other sensitive areas.

From 1978 through June 2017, Mr. Tavera has served as a member of the El Segundo Police Department in various capacities rising from Patrol Cadet, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain and culminating in his appointment as Chief of Police which role he held from April 2010 through June 2017. Following Mr. Tavera’s retirement from the El Segundo Police Department, in November 2017, he joined Elite Interactive Solutions as Law Enforcement Liaison.

“Obviously, my public record shows my experience in the Police and Enforcement industries, but technologies have always been a passion of mine. I look forward to helping Gopher Protocol bring these amazing technologies to market in a safe and compliant way,” stated Mr. Tavera.

About Gopher Protocol Inc.

Gopher Protocol Inc. (OTCQB: GOPH) (“Gopher”) ( http://gopherprotocol.com/ ) is a development-stage company which consider itself Native IoT creator, developing Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence enabled mobile technology. Gopher has a portfolio of Intellectual Property that when commercialized will include smart microchips, mobile application software and supporting cloud software. The system contemplates the creation of a global network. The core of the system will be its advanced microchip technology that can be installed in any mobile device worldwide. Gopher envisions this system as an internal, private network between all enabled mobile devices providing shared processing, advanced mobile database management/sharing and enhanced mobile features.


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Douglas Davis, Interim CEO Gopher Protocol Inc. VM Only 888-685-7336

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