IMV Projects hires industry expert for newly-created office of vice president, Business Development and Strategy

Sandra Hall brings 17 years of experience in business development, strategy, marketing and operations to new role at IMV Projects

CALGARY, Feb. 27, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - IMV Projects, a Wood Group Mustang company, has appointed Sandra Hall to the position of vice president, Business Development and Strategy (VP, BDS).

As VP, BDS, Sandra Hall's primary responsibilities include the advancement of IMV Projects' continued growth through the development and execution of strategic and business development initiatives, while providing leadership for the company's business development team, in order to best reach these objectives.

"We are very pleased to welcome Sandra Hall to the IMV Projects team," says Kevin O'Brien, president, IMV Projects. "She brings exceptional experience and leadership to this new role. As our company continues to grow and evolve, attracting the best people in the industry is central to our ability to differentiate ourselves in a highly competitive environment. Assembling a team of talented individuals, united by a shared company culture, is among the most important contributors to our success and - more importantly - to our clients' success."

"I hope to leverage past experience in order to advance IMV Projects' corporate objectives, target new accounts and best serve existing clients," explains Sandra Hall. "I was drawn to this company for a number of reasons, including its entrepreneurial culture, dynamic team and the prominent role it plays in the Canadian energy sector. I am delighted to embark upon this new professional challenge and look forward to contributing to IMV Projects' continued success."

Previously in her career, Sandra Hall (formerly Sandra Stahl) held senior management roles with WorleyParsons Canada and Epcor Utilities. Ms. Hall holds an MBA from the University of Manitoba, Asper School of Business and a B.Comm from the University of Calgary.

Notes to editors

IMV Projects is a project execution company for the energy industry that delivers project management, engineering, procurement and construction management services with efficiency and integrity. Founded in 1999, IMV Projects is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. www.imvprojects.com

Wood Group (John Wood Group PLC) is an international energy services company with $6B sales, employing over 42,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses - Engineering, Wood Group PSN and Wood Group GTS - providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide. www.woodgroup.com

SOURCE: IMV PROJECTS

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Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications
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