The company had issued the performance shares to the vendor as part consideration for its acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital in the Swift Group.
The performance criteria approved by shareholders for the conversion of the performance shares (milestone 1) was the earlier of:
• the company reaching 44,000 rooms with a revenue-generating service from Swift; and
• the company reaching consolidated revenue of $24,000,000 in any rolling 12-month period commencing after completion of the acquisition of the Swift Group.
The number of rooms generating revenue from a Swift service as at 31 December 2018 exceeded 44,000.
Swift Media chief executive officer Xavier Kris said: “Achieving this performance milestone highlights the rapid growth the Swift business has delivered since the original acquisition of the Swift Group in May 2016.
“We are grateful for the continued support of the company’s founders, who recently increased their stake in the business through on-market share purchases in recognition of the exciting commercial opportunities that lie ahead for Swift.”