VANCOUVER, March 22 /CNW/ - LGC Skyrota Wind Energy Corp. ("LGC Skyrota" or the "Company") (TSX-V: LGS), announces the appointment of Richard Hogg as President and Chief Executive Officer, Pamela McLean as Chief Financial Officer and Ian Kinstrie as Chief Operating Officer. Thomas Braun and Ralph Braun have each resigned from their respective positions as officers and directors of the Company.
In addition, the Company announces the appointment of William McCarter, a current member of the Board of the Company, to replace Brian Smith as Chairman of the Board. The Company is also pleased to announce that Jeffrey Olin, President and CEO of Vision Capital and Albert Soberano, recent CEO of Y.M. Inc. have agreed to join the Board, subject to completion of necessary regulatory approvals and documentation.
About LGC Skyrota Wind Energy Corp.
LGC Skyrota Wind Energy Corp. is a leader in the development and maintenance of clean-energy producing wind turbines. With operations based in Northern Ireland and executive offices located in Vancouver, B.C., the Company is well-positioned to expand throughout Europe and enter the North American market. The Company operates two business divisions: LGC, which rebuilds gearboxes for large wind turbines, and Skyrota, which manufactures a revolutionary 5kW small vertical-axis wind turbine. LGC Skyrota trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol LGS. For more information, please visit www.lgcskyrota.com.
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SOURCE LGC SKYROTA WIND ENERGY CORP.
For further information: For further information: Richard Hogg, 44(0) 28 777 22618, Richard@limgear.com