OTTAWA, Nov. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of BluMetric
Environmental Inc. (TSX-V: BLM) announces the appointment of Roger
Woeller, BluMetric's Chief Corporate Development Officer and director,
as co-CEO with William (Bill) Touzel, the current CEO.
Mr. Woeller formerly worked in tandem with Mr. Touzel, Mr. Woeller being
CEO and Mr. Touzel President and CFO, at WESA Group Inc., the company
that completed a reverse takeover with Seprotech Systems Incorporated
in the transaction that formed BluMetric, that was completed in
"Bill Touzel has some personal matters that require his attention, so he
will be taking a leave of absence through the balance of 2013," said
Jordan Grant, Chair of BluMetric. "He and Roger Woeller share a vision
of BluMetric's potential in the market as well as having had a very
positive experience working closely together in the past, so the Board
felt that the addition of Roger as co-CEO would provide both ballast to
BluMetric in its ongoing operations and the energy to drive BluMetric
forward in the growing cleantech industry."
"I look forward to the challenges and opportunities presented with this
engagement. I have had the pleasure of working with Bill for many
years, and we still have more than a few things to do," said Mr.
Woeller. "I am optimistic based on the strength and resiliency of
BluMetric. As a firm we have been and will continue to be a crucible of
technical innovation, progressive business practices, and reliable
service. I am tremendously proud of the BluMetric staff and our record
as a company and I am confident of our position as a preeminent service
BluMetric delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental
issues. The Company serves clients in many industrial sectors, and at
all levels of government, in Canada and abroad.
BluMetric operates through two divisions:
Professional Services, providing environmental earth sciences and engineering solutions,
including contaminated site remediation, water resource management,
industrial hygiene, occupational health & safety, and renewable
energy. This division also operates under the names "WESA",
"Envir-Eau", and "OEL-HydroSys"
Water, focussed on design-build and pre-engineered product solutions to
industrial/commercial water and wastewater treatment needs. This
division also operates under the names "WESAtech" and "Seprotech".
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SOURCE: BluMetric Environmental Inc.
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