WINNIPEG, MB and MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - IMRIS Inc.
(NASDAQ: IMRS; TSX: IM) today announced that Kelly McNeill, Executive
Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving
the Company. Mr. McNeill has decided to remain in Winnipeg and not
relocate to the Company's new corporate office in Minnesota. McNeill
has served as IMRIS' CFO since September 2009. He will remain with
IMRIS through September 5, 2014.
Commented Jay D. Miller, IMRIS President and Chief Executive Officer:
"We thank Kelly for his contributions to IMRIS. His ability to quickly
build a strong finance team in Minneapolis will make this transition
easier. We wish him well in his future endeavors."
Said McNeill, "The Company needs its finance leader located at its
operations in Minneapolis. For family reasons, I am not able to
relocate from Winnipeg at this time. I have enjoyed my time at IMRIS
working with Jay and the team, and believe the Company has exciting
technology for the surgical suite."
IMRIS is actively engaged in a process to identify an external CFO
IMRIS (NASDAQ: IMRS; TSX: IM) is a global leader in providing image
guided therapy solutions through its VISIUS Surgical Theatre - a
revolutionary, multifunctional surgical environment that provides
unmatched intraoperative vision to clinicians to assist in decision
making and enhance precision in treatment. The multi-room suites
incorporate diagnostic quality high-field MR, CT and angio modalities
accessed effortlessly in the operating room setting. VISIUS Surgical
Theatres serve the neurosurgical, cardiovascular, spinal and
cerebrovascular markets and have been selected by 61 leading medical
institutions around the world. For more information, visit www.imris.com.
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SOURCE: IMRIS Inc.
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