Brings more than 50 years of aerospace experience
TORONTO, Sept. 30 /CNW/ - Luxell Technologies Inc. (TSX:LUX) today
announced that Pierre J. Jeanniot has been appointed Chairman of the Company's
Board of Directors.
Mr. Jeanniot has been active in the aerospace industry since 1955,
previously serving as President and CEO of Air Canada and subsequently
Director General and CEO of the International Air Transport Association.
Currently, he is President of Jinmag Investment and Management Services, a
provider of strategic counsel to airlines, governments and international civil
Mr. Jeanniot is also active on a number of boards, specifically
aerospace-oriented companies, notably Thales Canada Inc., a wholly-owned
subsidiary of the worldwide Thales Group, and Jet Airways, among others.
"We are extremely honored that Mr. Jeanniot has agreed to serve as our
new Chairman," said Jean-Louis Larmor, President and CEO of Luxell Inc.
"Mr. Jeanniot brings a unique set of skills and industry knowledge that will
help to advance Luxell's strategic direction as the leading provider of rugged
display units for the aerospace and defense industries."
Mr. Jeanniot will serve as Luxell's Chairman until the Company's next
annual general meeting, slated for January, 2009.
Luxell designs, manufactures and licenses flat panel display technologies
and solutions for defence and avionics industries. More information can be
found at www.luxell.com. Luxell Technologies Inc., Luxell and Black Layer are
trademarks of Luxell Technologies Inc. All other company and/or product names
are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective manufacturers.
This news release contains certain "forward-looking statements" that
reflect the current views and/or expectations of Luxell Technologies Inc. with
respect to its performance, business and future events. Such statements are
subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Actual results
and events may vary significantly.
For further information:
For further information: Luxell Technologies Inc.: Jean-Louis Larmor,
President and CEO, (905) 363-0325; The Equicom Group Inc.: Joe Racanelli,
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