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Kontrol Technologies selected by VfL Wolfsburg to provide real-time air quality and viral monitoring

BioCloud technology to be implemented in club facilities, and including a joint marketing campaign.

August 31, 2021  by CM Staff

Kontrol BioCloud is the Official Air Quality Detection Partner for professional German Soccer Team VfL Wolfsburg (CNW Group/Kontrol Technologies Corp.)

TORONTO — Kontrol Technologies Corp., a company involved in smart building technology, has been selected by German professional soccer team VfL Wolfsburg for the deployment of BioCloud in the training and club facilities to support the health and safety of their team, guests and employees. VfL Wolfsburg is a top ranked German professional team owned by car manufacturer Volkswagen and will participate in the upcoming Champions League season.

“We are very pleased to make our entry into European professional sports, and the sport of soccer in particular, with such an accomplished partner as VfL Wolfsburg,” said Paul Ghezzi, CEO of Kontrol. “We look forward to showcasing BioCloud and its many advantages of monitoring training rooms and facilities for early viral detection. Ensuring the overall health and safety of athletes and employees is a critical priority for all athletic organizations, and we are encouraged by the increasing adoption of Kontrol’s technology on a global scale.”

“We are excited to have BioCloud as part of our plans and implementations to help safeguard the health and well being of our athletes, guests and employees in our facilities,” says Michael Meeske, Managing Director at VfL Wolfsburg. “BioCloud is a very unique technology which fits well with our overall health and safety protocols. We look forward to sharing the BioCloud application to our VfL community and partner network as well as the broader soccer community at large to jointly create safer spaces within our ecosystem.”

Kontrol and Wolfsburg will work together to advocate for the safe space technology and jointly market the BioCloud application globally and BioCloud will join VfL as an official partner for the 2021-2022 soccer season of their men’s and women’s team.

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