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World Moto, Inc.: Advisor to Prime Minister of Thailand Joins

World Moto, Inc.: Advisor to Prime Minister of Thailand Joins Board
of Directors 
BANGKOK, THAILAND -- (Marketwire) -- 12/19/12 --  World Moto, Inc.
(OTCBB: FARE) (OTCQB: FARE) (BERLIN: WM7) (FRANKFURT: A1J8SY) ("World
Moto" or the "Company") is pleased to announce and welcome the
appointment, effective immediately, of Julpas "Tom" Kruesopon, to the
Company's Board of Directors. Changing the way the world goes around,
World Moto is a global authority on the $500 billion dollar a year
motorcycle taxi industry and inventor of the Moto-Meter, the world's
first motorcycle taxi meter. 
Mr. Kruesopon is an advisor to the Prime Minister of Thailand and
current president of Panda Securities (US & Asia Pacific). Mr.
Kruesopon was formerly Samsung Country Manager and Managing Director
of Nortel Networks in Thailand and Vietnam where he successfully
built up the Nortel brand to both the enterprise and Government
sector, including the successful launch of Nortel products such as
the Meridian phone system as well as the CDMA cellular network
products.  
Prior to working at Nortel Networks, Mr. Kruesopon worked for Samart
Corporation PLC, where he was named president in August 1997. His
responsibilities included the day-to-day operations of Thailand's
leading telecommunications conglomerate and the development and
implementation of the group's overall business strategies. Highlights
of his time at Samart included completing a $236 million strategic
partner deal for Samart with Telecom Malaysia; negotiated Thailand's
first ever successful private cellular licensing agreement with Total
Access Communication (TAC) for a total deal value of $226 million;
and negotiated a combined $220 million cellular network roll out deal
with Nokia and Nortel on behalf of Samart's subsidiary, the Digital
Phone Company.  
During the early 1990s, Mr. Kruesopon developed and handled all of
former US President Bill Clinton's Southern California events as well
as the marketing of appearances to the national media. He was also
the deputy spokesperson for Los Angeles' Mayor at that time, Richard
Riordan, and was in charge of the Mayor's overall public relations
strategies as well as assisting in the development of the Mayor's
public policies.  
Mr. Kruesop
on graduated from California State University Los Angeles,
with a degree in Political Science and has completed Executive
management and marketing programs from the University of Michigan,
the University of Ontario and University of California Los Angeles
(UCLA). Other notable achievements include being named Person of the
Year in 2003 by the Telecom Journal; the first Thai National to head
two Multi National Telecommunications companies in Thailand; chief
organizer for the Miss Universe 2005 Pageant in Thailand; the
youngest Chief Operating Officer of a major Thai consumer electronics
company; and the first Asian to hold the position of deputy
spokesperson for a major USA city mayor. 
World Moto CEO Paul Giles stated, "Having Tom Kruesopon on our board
brings tremendous value to our company with his extraordinary
experience and vast network of business and government contacts.
Without question he has shortened our path to success in the Thai
market, SE Asia and beyond."  
About World Moto  
World Moto, Inc. is the global authority on the $500 billion dollar a
year motorcycle taxi industry and creator of Yes, the "Need it Now!"
service. World Moto has revolutionized the taxi industry by inventing
the Moto-Meter, a landmark device that CNN, Newsweek, Wired,
Moneylife, among others, are calling "the world's first motorcycle
taxi meter" and "world's first portable taxi meter" and "first-ever
black box for motorcycles," while the Times named it "one of the most
significant innovations of this decade" and Fast Company declared it
"The First Real Taxi Meter Innovation in 100 Years...a $3 billion
dollar idea." 
Watch the Moto-Meter in use on motorcycle taxis:
http://www.worldmoto.com/videos.php 
Watch Yes: http://www.worldmoto.com/yes.php 
To find out more about World Moto, Inc. (OTCBB: FARE) (OTCQB: FARE)
(BERLIN: WM7) (FRANKFURT: A1J8SY) visit our website at
www.worldmoto.com. Details of the Company's business, finances,
appointments and agreements can be found as part of the Company's
continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer under the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 filed with the Securities and
Exchange Commission's EDGAR database. 
Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements 
This news release contains "forward-looking statements" as that term
is defined in Section 27(a) of the United States Securities Act of
1933, as amended and Section 21(e) of the Securities Exchange Act
 of
1934, as amended. Statements in this press release which are not
purely historical are forward-looking statements and include any
statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions
regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among
other things, projections of worldwide sales of World Moto, Inc's
products and global markets. Actual results could differ from those
projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors.
Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties
associated with new projects and development stage companies. These
forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news
release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking
statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ
from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we
believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions
contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no
assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions
will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the
information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk
factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-K for the
most recent fiscal year, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other
periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and
Exchange Commission. 
Contact:  
World Moto, Inc.
Investor Relations
Telephone: (646) 810-8781
For more information contact investor relations at invest@worldmoto.com 
 
 
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