MONTREAL, Feb. 3 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Pierre Boivin, Chairman of the Board
of Kangaroo Media announces the appointment of Robert Mimeault as President
and Chief Executive Officer of the company.
Robert Mimeault, who joined the company as President and COO in November
2007, will take over strategic leadership of the company as it continues to
focus on building market penetration in the on-site fan experience segment.
Founder and largest shareholder Marc Arseneau has relinquished his role as CEO
in order to pursue other personal interests, yet he will remain a Director on
the Company's Board. As a result of Marc Arseneau's departure, certain
conditions of his employment agreement will be fulfilled.
"Over the past 14 months, Robert steered the company through numerous
operational challenges, while also working closely with Marc and the Board to
refine the company's business strategy," explained Pierre Boivin. "He is the
natural successor to Marc Arseneau who has been an inspired and driven leader
for the company over the past years. We are pleased that Marc will remain on
the Board and that we will continue to benefit from his commitment and
Robert Mimeault's appointment is effective immediately.
About Kangaroo Media Inc.
Kangaroo Media Inc. develops, manufactures, commercializes, sells and
rents hand-held wireless audiovisual multi-functional entertainment systems
that allow users to enhance their on-site viewing experience of sporting
events. Kangaroo Media's unique proprietary technology delivers real-time
video, audio and data content to each fan's hand-held Kangaroo TV device. It
gives fans the ability to create their own live-action sporting event on-site.
Kangaroo Media, headquartered near Montreal, Canada, is listed on the TSX
Venture Exchange (www.tsx.com) as KTV-V. For more information, visit
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For further information:
For further information: Rick Clements, Kangaroo Media, (450) 595-2004,