LOS ANGELES, May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PacificWave Partners Limited (PacificWave Partners), an innovatory global merchant bank and investment management firm, announced that on May 1, 2014 it closed, on behalf of itself and a group of private investors based in Europe, the acquisition of a controlling interest in CoConnect, Inc. (OTCQB:CCON), a publicly traded Nevada corporation (the Company). The transaction consisted of the purchase from three of the Company's shareholders of 2,582,767 shares of the Company's common stock, representing 93.9% of the outstanding shares (excluding options and warrants). In addition, the selling shareholders surrendered for cancellation 100,000 shares of the Company's Series B Preferred Stock. Other terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The Company is a publicly traded shell corporation with no current operations.
Henrik Rouf, Managing Director of PacificWave Partners, stated: "With the acquisition of a controlling interest in CoConnect, Inc., and the related private financing, we now have a platform for the acquisition of an operating company through a reverse merger or similar transaction. We are currently in the process of evaluating potential acquisition target companies in the global luxury chocolate and related cocoa industry sectors."
About PacificWave Partners
PacificWave Partners is a privately held global merchant bank and investment management firm. The Company provides a wide range of financial services to privately held and publicly traded companies in the United States, Europe and Asia. Services include investment management solutions for high-net-worth individuals, assistance with private placements, reverse mergers and alternative public offerings. Founded in 2004, the ﬁrm is headquartered in Los Angeles with representative ofﬁces in Luxembourg.
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Media Contact: Henrik Rouf Managing Director, PacificWave Partners Limited +1 323 650 3760