OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - BluMetric Environmental Inc. (TSXV: BLM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Murray J. Malley, C.A. ICD.D. MBA Int'l Mgmt. as a Director of the Company.
A chartered accountant, Mr. Malley is President of Malley Associates, founded in 2007, an association of C-suite executives who provide small- and mid-cap companies with mentoring and guidance on financial strategies, governance, and corporate sustainability. For the past 11 years, Mr. Malley has also served as President of MediDirect, a private company providing outsourced human resources and other management support services for SMEs. Mr. Malley has more than 25 years of senior executive experience in the financial, technology, medical, aviation, manufacturing, waste management, and distribution industries, and has held numerous public and private company directorships as well. In 2000, Mr. Malley received the Distinguished Service Award from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta; in addition, he was a member of an executive team which received the 1998 Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Special Recognition Category, and was also a 1988 Gold Medalist in the Chartered Accountants Provincial Taxation Exam. He has written articles and provided seminars on Human Resource Management and Benefits, Corporate Sustainability, Enterprise Risk Management, and Governance and Succession.
"We are fortunate to have attracted someone of Murray's calibre as the first of our new independent directors," said Jordan Grant, BluMetric's Chair. "His well-rounded experience ranging from strategy and finance to corporate governance and change management, will be invaluable to help guide our management team in the evolution and growth of the company."
"BluMetric's vision and success will benefit both the environment and industry through its ability to create sustainable solutions and technologies that benefit all stakeholders. I'm pleased to be involved", said Mr. Malley.
BluMetric also advises of the departure from the board, for personal reasons, of Mark Stirling. "We are very grateful for the significant contribution made by Mark over the past two years, in particular his wise counsel during our previously reported reverse takeover last November," said Jordan Grant.
All changes are subject to regulatory approval.
BluMetric delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental issues. The Company serves clients in many industrial sectors, and at all levels of government, in Canada and abroad.
BluMetric operates through two divisions:
- Professional Services, providing environmental earth sciences and engineering solutions, including contaminated site remediation, water resource management, industrial hygiene, occupational health & safety, and renewable energy. This division also operates under the names "WESA", "Envir-Eau", and "OEL-HydroSys"
- Water, focussed on design-build and pre-engineered product solutions to industrial/commercial water and wastewater treatment needs. This division also operates under the names "WESAtech" and "Seprotech".
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SOURCE: BluMetric Environmental Inc.
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