MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Ernest Yale, founder and co-controlling shareholder of TRIOTECH, is proud to announce the appointment of Charles Décarie as the company's Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Décarie, who until recently managed the operations of Cirque du Soleil, will now oversee all of TRIOTECH's operations in Montreal and around the world.
"Charles will be my right-hand man and will play a leading role at TRIOTECH," said Mr. Yale. "He will help define the company's direction and lead its various teams." He continued: "Recognized for their dynamism and innovative spirit, our teams have established a prominent place worldwide for their ambitious design projects in the field of immersive and interactive attractions for theme parks and tourism sites."
Mr. Décarie brings a wealth of knowledge and valuable expertise to TRIOTECH. During a career of more than 15 years at Cirque du Soleil, he held many senior management positions, both at head office and in international markets, and was one of the architects of the company's growth. Like Cirque du Soleil, TRIOTECH works in the entertainment and media sector and employs many artistic talents while ensuring the profitable growth of its business.
Both Mr. Yale and Mr. Décarie are delighted with this appointment, which will contribute to the continuation of TRIOTECH's success in gaining a leading position in its industry, especially in the United States, China, Europe and Asia.
"I am very proud to be joining a dynamic and talented Montreal-based company that emphasizes innovation and creativity," said Mr. Décarie. "TRIOTECH offers visually stunning and highly interactive experiences that stand out in the industry and has a huge development potential."
TRIOTECH is the creator of immersive and interactive attractions for the entertainment sector (theme parks, tourism attractions, family entertainment centres). The company has won three prestigious awards for its new products over the past two years. Its products are installed in more than 50 countries spanning all the continents. Over 16 million people will live a TRIOTECH experience in 2016! Founded in 1999, TRIOTECH is a privately-held company based in Canada with more than 150 employees in Canada, the United States and Asia. http://www.trio-tech.com/
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