The winning company will be unveiled at the Fidéides 2007 gala on
March 15, 2007
QUEBEC CITY, March 8 /CNW Telbec/ - Kolombo Technologies Ltd. "Kolombo"
(TSX Venture Exchange TSX: KOL) today announced that it has been nominated for
the prestigious Fidéides de Québec award, in the Innovative Enterprise of the
With the Fidéides awards, the Quebec Entrepreneurs Chamber of Commerce
aims to recognize the achievements and merits of the most innovative, dynamic
and successful companies in the Greater Quebec region.
"Innovation finds meaning when it fulfills genuine and important needs,
such as those related to the theft of transport vehicles and their
merchandise. These thefts result in losses of more than $55 billions annually
in the United States alone," said Mr. Martin Arsenault, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Kolombo Technologies. "We are proud that the business
community is recognizing our technological development achievements and the
quality of our products through this nomination. Such recognition greatly
encourages us to continue innovating and surpassing ourselves in all our
present and future projects. We are also sure that our shareholders and
business partners, including Detroit Diesel Allison Canada East, share this
sentiment," added Mr. Arsenault.
The members of the Fidéides 2007 jury will unveil the name of the winning
companies in the various categories, including Innovative Enterprise of the
Year, during the next annual Fidéides gala to be held Thursday, March 15 in
About Kolombo (www.systemekolombo.com)
Kolombo was founded in Quebec City in 2000 and is listed on the TSX
Venture Exchange (TSX-V: KOL). The Company is focusing its activities on the
research, technological development and commercialization of vehicle
management, protection and anti-theft systems, in particular for heavy
machinery, trailers and commercial merchandise.
Distribution of Kolombo's products is ensured by Detroit Diesel Allison
Canada East, a major distributor of engines and transmissions for trucks and
heavy machinery and a member of the Wheeltime network, which has 225 branches
in North America (www.ddace.com). Installation of Kolombo's products is
provided by Ajilon, a subsidiary of Adecco, a world leader in the
communications and project management industry with 6,600 offices in 70
Local or international land transport, industrial complexes and
widespread work sites, all present security challenges for their managers.
Kolombo's technological platform offers these various clienteles both
reliability and flexibility with made-to-measure solutions for specific
For further information on Kolombo Technologies Ltd, please consult the
Company's website www.systemekolombo.com
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