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Slinger Bag announces completion of name change, ticker symbol change

Slinger Bag (OTC: SLBG) has announced that the Company’s name change from Lazex Inc to Slinger Bag and the change of ticker symbol to “SLBG” has been reviewed and processed by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

The name and ticker symbol change has been effective as of the opening of trading on November 21, 2019.

This follows the September 16, 2019, Company acquisition of 100 per cent of the outstanding shares of Slinger Bag Americas Inc., a Delaware corporation (“Slinger Bag”).

Slinger Bag is an innovative company led by CEO Mike Ballardie, who brings extensive market knowledge and brand leadership experience to the company having been involved in the sport all of his life, most recently as the CEO of Prince, one of the world’s leading tennis brands.

He started his tennis business career at Wilson in the late 1980s where he spent 11 years growing and ultimately leading their EMEA Racquet Sport division. Ballardie also served for many years as a Board Director for the Tennis Industry Association (TIA) both in the USA and in the UK.

The Slinger Bag has also been nominated and shortlisted by the prestigious Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) as one of just five finalists, from hundreds of entries, in its 2019 Start-Up Challenge, which is designed to provide a showcase and platform for new companies that best represents innovation and entrepreneurship in the sports and fitness industry.

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