HENDERSON, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions, Inc. (OTCPK:AITX) is thrilled to announce that it has restructured the vast majority of its debt, which has saved the company a tremendous amount of dilution. Specifically, AITX has restructured over 85% of its convertible debentures into non-convertible notes and warrants.
The remaining note holders have not made any conversions in over two years and the company does not anticipate any further conversions prior to restructuring the remaining balance of the debentures.
“This announcement is the result of the extraordinary efforts and commitment by the entire RAD team in creating and building a company that we believe will be the breakthrough leader in an emerging multi-billion dollar industry,” said Steve Reinharz, President and CEO of RAD and controlling shareholder of AITX. ”I thank all of our clients, investors, supporters and fans for their incredible support throughout this journey. Moving forward, you will see additional announcements regarding additional restructuring and additional financing. We are now in a much stronger position to fulfill our mission.”
“RAD’s growth over the past several months has been remarkable, and we believe that this is merely the beginning of a steep growth curve,” said Mark Folmer, RAD’s VP Security & Industry. “We look forward to delivering years of consistently improving results.”
The Company through its subsidiary, Robotic Assistance Devices, Inc. (RAD), is looking to redefine $25 billion (US) security and guarding services industry through its broad lineup of innovative, AI-driven Solutions-as-a-Service business model. RAD solutions are specifically designed to provide a cost savings to businesses of between 35%-80% when compared to the industry’s existing and costly manned security guarding and monitoring model. RAD delivers this tremendous costs savings via a suite of stationary and mobile robotic solutions that complement, and at times, directly replace the need for human personnel in environments better suited for machines. All RAD technologies, AI-based analytics and software platforms are developed in-house.
The company has restructured a total of $7,141,110 of convertible debt into $7,141,110 of non-convertible promissory notes with a 36-month maturity and 12% annual compounded interest and 780M warrants with a 36-month maturity and $0.002 exercise price. The exercise price was calculated by taking the average closing price of the last ten trading days ended December 10 and adding an approximately 25% premium. Moving forward the company will seek debt and low dilutive types of financing as it continues to grow and reach it’s objectives.
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About Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions (AITX)
AITX is an innovator in the delivery of artificial intelligence-based solutions that empower organizations to gain new insight, solve complex challenges and fuel new business ideas. Through its next-generation robotic product offerings, AITX’s RAD and RAD-M companies help organizations streamline operations, increase ROI and strengthen business. AITX technology improves the simplicity and economics of patrolling and guard services, and allows experienced personnel to focus on more strategic tasks. Customers augment the capabilities of existing staffs and gain higher levels of situational awareness, all at drastically reduced cost. AITX solutions are well suited for use in multiple industries such as enterprises, government, transportation, critical infrastructure, education and healthcare. To learn more, visit www.roboticassistancedevices.com or follow us on Twitter @RADbotsecurity.