Gilles Laporte elected on the Board of Directors of Ergoresearch Ltd


LAVAL, QC, Aug. 29, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Ergoresearch Ltd ("Ergoresearch" or "the Company") based in Laval and known under the «Équilibre, orthèses et biomécanique» banner – announces that following a meeting of the Board of Directors, Mr. Gilles Laporte was elected as a member of the Board of Directors of Ergoresearch Ltd.

Mr. Laporte had been a director of Ergoresearch Ltd from 2012 to December 2016 when he had not renewed his mandate for personal reasons. Mr. Laporte is a current member of the Board of Directors of Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. and also serves, as director, on other private companies. From January 2001 to October 2011, he was Senior Vice President, Business Development for Logibec Groupe Informatique Ltée.  He previously served as President of Calculus Informatique Ltd., a privately held IT services company, and also acted as Vice-President of the National Bank of Canada, a subsidiary of the National Bank of Canada.

This appointment brings the total number of members of the Board of Directors to six. Other directors of the Company are Sylvain Boucher, President and Chief Executive Officer, Danielle Boucher, Catherine Chamouton, Michel Pierron and François Tellier.

About Ergoresearch

Ergoresearch is a Canadian company that designs and manufactures cutting edge technologies for the orthopedic industry.  The Company is a trend-setter in creating custom orthotics and speciality orthotics for the orthopedics market and holds a portfolio of patents in the orthopedics field and in human bionics. The mission of our banner "Équilibre orthèses et biomécanique" is to keep people active and moving. "ÉQUILIBRE", driven by its proprietary technologies and the expertise of its professionals, offers a range of products, treatments and services in order to relieve pain, restore motor function and optimize performance.

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SOURCE Ergoresearch Ltd

For further information: Sylvain Boucher, President and CEO - Ergoresearch Ltd., Tel.: 450-973-6700, ext. 213,


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