CALGARY, April 5 /CNW/ - HSE Integrated Ltd. is pleased to announce that effective immediately, Bruce Levitt of Toronto, Ontario, has joined HSE's Board of Directors ("Board"). Mr. Levitt, 47, is the President and CEO of Levitt-Safety Limited, Canada's largest independent safety equipment supply company. Founded in 1935, Levitt-Safety offers a comprehensive suite of safety equipment from locations across Canada. To learn more about Levitt-Safety visit www.levitt-safety.com.
Mr. Levitt will join HSE's current Board in seeking shareholder approval to continue to serve as the Board of Directors at the upcoming Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders to be held in Calgary, Alberta on May 14, 2010.
Bruce Levitt has been the President and CEO of Levitt-Safety since 1994. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelors Degree in Economics in 1983, and earned his Masters of Business Administration Degree from Dalhousie University in 1991. Levitt-Safety was founded by Bruce Levitt's father. His deep knowledge of the safety industry comes from growing up in the business and working for Levitt-Safety and other safety companies since his youth.
David Yager, Chairman and CEO of HSE, had the following comments about Bruce Levitt joining the HSE Board.
"HSE Integrated Ltd. is Canada's largest and only national health and safety services company. Levitt-Safety is Canada's largest independent safety equipment supply company. Our two organizations don't really compete with each other, but we do share clients, markets, a passion for the health and safety industry, and developing ways in which our companies can better help our customers protect workers, assets and the communities in which they operate in the most cost-effective way possible. The HSE Board believes that Bruce Levitt will provide exceptional guidance and direction for our Company going forward".
HSE is an integrated, national supplier of industrial Health, Safety and Environmental services. From its head office in Calgary, Alberta, it serves its clients from field service locations in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland-Labrador and Michigan. HSE also operates in Texas through a jointly owned company called Boots & Coots HSE Services LLP. HSE trades on the TSX under the symbol "HSL".
HSE Integrated Ltd. trades on the TSX under the symbol "HSL"
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