QUEBEC, Aug. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - Obzerv Technologies Inc., a manufacturer of
active range-gated cameras for long-range applications announces today the
appointment of Major General (ret.) Richard Bastien to its Board of Directors.
Officially joining the board on May 12th 2009, Mr. Richard Bastien will
replace Mr. Michel Lapointe who retired from the board this summer.
"Major General Richard Bastien is widely respected by the military
community and he will bring a wealth of expertise and experience to Obzerv
Technologies Inc." said Mr. Bonnier, President of Obzerv.
His impressive military career, of more than 35 years with the Canadian
Forces culminated in his final appointment as Second in Command of the Air
Force. Between 2000 and 2004, he was also Assistant Chief of the Air Staff
where he guided the development of the Air Force Strategic Vision and
instituted a new Succession Planning process for senior Air Force officers. He
also held a number of internationally-based military positions. During the
Gulf war, the Major General was one of two Canadian Forces official
spokespersons and he met national as well as international media on a daily
basis. Major-General (ret.) Richard Bastien now enjoys a second career as an
executive-level consultant in the private sector.
The Obzerv' Board of Directors consists of 5 Directors. Mr. Robert
Després is the Chairman.
"Mr. Michel Lapointe, with his extensive experience, has greatly
contributed to the success of Obzerv," said Mr. Desprès. "During his 6 years
of service on the Board, Mr. Lapointe helped build the foundation of
excellence that has shaped our Company`s culture and growth. On behalf of my
fellow Directors, I thank Mr. Lapointe for his valuable contribution" added
Obzerv Technologies (www.obzerv.com), headquartered in Quebec, QC,
Canada, specializes in the design and manufacturing of Range-Gated Imaging
System for night surveillance.
For further information:
For further information: Deni Bonnier, Eng., President, Obzerv
Technologies, Inc., (418) 524-3522