XpresSpa Group Announces the Separation of Service of Chief Financial Officer James Berry

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XpresSpa Group Announces the Separation of Service of Chief Financial Officer James Berry

Omar Haynes Named Interim Chief Financial Officer

NEW YORK, June 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XpresSpa Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: XSPA), a travel health and wellness company, today announced the separation of service with the Company of James A. Berry, effective June 13, 2022. The Company has named Omar A. Haynes as Interim Chief Financial Officer while it conducts an executive search to fill the position permanently.

Mr. Haynes joined the Company as Associate Director of Finance in March 2017, served as Director of Finance, Analytics & Treasury from January 2019 to June 2020, and then Treasurer & Senior Director of Finance from June 2020 to May 2021. Previously he was an associate at both Alvarez & Marsal and Conway, Del Genio, Gries & Co. Mr. Haynes holds a Bachelor of Arts in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University.

Scott Milford, XpresSpa Group Chief Executive Officer, said, “On behalf of our Board and the entire team, I want to thank James and wish him the best in his future endeavors. I also want to thank Omar for stepping into this interim role to help build the momentum necessary for growth. Omar is well suited to serve as our Interim Chief Financial Officer given his strong financial background and tenure with the Company. We have launched a search for a full-time Chief Financial Officer and look forward to naming that individual once they have been identified.”

About XpresSpa Group, Inc.

XpresSpa Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: XSPA) is a leading global health and wellness holding company operating three brands: XpresCheck®, XpresSpa®, Treat™.

  • XpresCheck is a leading on-site airport provider of Covid-19 screening and diagnostic testing with 15 locations in 12 domestic airports. XpresCheck is also partnered with the CDC and Concentric by Ginkgo, conducting biosurveillance monitoring at four major domestic airports to identify existing and new SARS-CoV-2 variants.
  • XpresSpa is a leading airport retailer of wellness services and related products, with 23 locations in 13 airports globally.
  • Treat is a travel health and wellness brand that is providing on-demand access to healthcare through technology and personalized services, including two domestic airport locations.
  • To further build on XpresSpa Group’s expertise in the health and wellness space, the Company acquired HyperPointe, a leading digital healthcare and data analytics relationship marketing agency serving the global healthcare industry, in January 2022.

To learn more about XpresCheck, visit: www.XpresCheck.com
To learn more about XpresSpa, visit www.XpresSpa.com
To learn more about Treat, visit: www.Treat.com
To learn more about HyperPointe, visit: www.HyperPointe.com

Twitter: @xprescheck and Instagram: @realxprescheck
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