Former General Manager / CEO of Chinese subsidiary of H.J. Heinz joins ENPAR's Board of Directors


GUELPH, ON, Sept. 30, 2011 /CNW/ -The Board of Directors ("the Board") of ENPAR Technologies Inc. ("ENPAR" or "the Company" or "the Corporation") is pleased to announce that Mr. Edward Tsang has joined ENPAR as director. Elected at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on August 26, 2011, Mr. Tsang has also been appointed as interim Chief Financial Officer.

Mr. Tsang is a Professional Engineer of Ontario and holds Bachelor of Applied Science and Bachelor of Commerce degrees from the University of Windsor.

Mr. Tsang was employed by H.J Heinz from 1980 to 1993. As a senior officer, his roles included General Manager/CEO of Heinz-UFE Ltd., located in The People's Republic of China, and General Manager - Engineering, Heinz Bakery Products, North America.

He has broad experience working with domestic and international businesses as President and CEO of Zephyr Alternative Power Inc., a company which he co-founded. Mr. Tsang has applied his expertise to the development and commercialization of motors and patented, unique wind turbine technologies.

An active volunteer in his community, Mr. Tsang was as a member of the World Trade Committee of the Metro Toronto Board of Trade for six years, and until recently, was a member of the Environmental Advisory Committee for the Township of King, Ontario.

The Board announces that it has accepted with regret the resignation of McKenley Esnard from the positions of director, Chairman of the Board, and CFO of the Corporation.

Having served on the Board since March 2, 2006, Dr. Esnard cited personal reasons for his resignation which took effect September 28, 2011.  The Board has expressed its thanks to Dr. Esnard for his valued service to the Corporation and wishes him well in his future endeavours.

ENPAR has initiated a search for candidates for the positions of Chairman of the Board and Chief Financial Officer.

ENPAR is a "Technology Company" applying its patented and proprietary "Electrochemical Technologies" to the treatment of waste water and drinking water contaminated by metals or nutrients i.e., nitrate/ammonia associated with the mining, metal processing, chemical, agricultural, municipal and waste management sectors. At present, ENPAR holds a total of 20 patents and has submitted an additional 18 patent applications related to six distinct technologies. The common shares trade on Tier ll of the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "ENP".

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbour" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties and other factors that may cause ENPAR Technologies Inc. results to differ materially from expectations. These include risks relating to market fluctuations, property performance and other risks.  These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof.

SOURCE Enpar Technologies Inc.

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