ST. JOHN'S, Sept. 30 /CNW/ - The President and Chief Executive Officer of
Rutter Inc. (TSX:RUT), Ryan Hinz, today announced a change in the leadership
of its subsidiary, Rutter Technologies Inc.
Mr. Fraser Edison, Executive Vice-President of Rutter Inc, has been
appointed to the position of President of Rutter Technologies Inc. on an
interim basis, effective immediately, replacing Mr. Paul Griffin. Mr. Hinz
thanked Mr. Griffin for the many years of service he has given the company.
This appointment will allow the company to align the functional roles in the
company to take full advantage of upcoming opportunities. Mr. Edison is a long
time member of the senior executive of Rutter Inc. and has been involved in
the development of the Company's products division from its inception. More
recently, he has focused on the implementation of productivity improvements in
Rutter Technologies as that company expands its manufacturing and products
Mr. Hinz stated "I am confident that under Mr. Edison's interim
leadership that the Technologies group will remain focused on achieving its
goals and meeting the needs of its customers during this transition. Mr.
Edison will continue in his role as Executive Vice-President and will also
retain responsibility for the pursuit of Hebron opportunities on behalf of
About Rutter - Rutter Inc. has two business segments, Controls and
Automation and Technologies. Led by Rutter Hinz Inc., the Controls and
Automation segment is a vendor independent automation and control systems
engineering enterprise with offices in Canada and the United States. Rutter
Technologies Inc. is a global enterprise providing voyage data recorders,
enhanced radar solutions, marine certified interfaces, safety lights and other
custom integrated electronics systems. Rutter Technologies is also an ISO
9001: 2000 manufacturer of electronics and electronic subassemblies for
clients in the marine, defense and telecommunications sectors. For more
information see www.rutter.ca.
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risks and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements reflect our current
expectations and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties including,
but not limited to, change in technology and general market conditions. Due to
the many risks and uncertainties, Rutter Inc. cannot assure that
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For further information:
For further information: Ryan Hinz, President and CEO, Rutter Inc.,
(306) 373 5555; Dan Herder, Corporate Secretary, Rutter Inc., (709) 368 3174