Universal PropTech Inc. Names Frank Carnevale as Chief Growth Officer

Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – December 1, 2020) – Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (“the Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Frank Carnevale as Chief Growth Officer.

Mr Carnevale is the former Chief Operating Officer of the Company, and is returning to focus on acquisitions, investments, organic growth strategies and execution to improve the overall value of the Company. Mr. Carnevale will work closely with the CEO, Mr. Chris Hazelton, in delivering an aggressive growth program over the coming months.

Mr. Carnevale is an award-winning CxO, industry thought leader, and has originated over $2.5 billion in energy transactions in regulated and unregulated energy service companies. He served as an Executive Board Member of the Energy Council of Canada from 2017 to 2019. He also served as a Board Member of the Council for Clean & Reliable Electricity, and the Ontario Energy Association.

“I see tremendous opportunities to improve the value of facilities by integrating proptech innovation with design, operations, and all in a very holistic customer-centric approach,” commented Frank Carnevale, Chief Growth Officer of Universal PropTech Inc.

“We are excited to have Frank back with us to aggressively grow our businesses,” stated Chris Hazelton, Chief Executive of Officer of Universal PropTech Inc. “He brings a unique perspective on how to take our share of the ongoing transformation in proptech and energy.”

About Universal PropTech Inc.

Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI), conducts its operations through its wholly-owned subsidiary, VCI Controls Inc. (“VCI”), a leading supplier and integrator of proptech healthy building solutions and services. The Company is an industry leader in the development of intelligent building technology, including the integration of all building systems utilizing the latest in communications technologies and standards. VCI’s business focuses on digital controls and mechanical services, performance monitoring, and energy efficiency solutions.

With headquarters in Toronto, Universal PropTech has offices across Canada including, Halifax, Montreal, and Ottawa. For more information, visit www.universalproptech.com

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Universal PropTech Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer

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