VANCOUVER, June 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Pacific Insight Electronics Corp. ("Pacific Insight" or "the Company") (TSX: PIH), a world-class electronics and full service solutions provider to the transportation industry, today announced the appointment of Ian Scott as the Company's new Chief Operating Officer ("COO"), effective July 2, 2015.
Ian will oversee Pacific Insight's worldwide operations, playing a critical role in driving the Company's focus on continued growth. With locations in Canada, the United States and Mexico, and quarterly revenues increasing to approximately CAD $23 million, the Company is well positioned to further capitalize on its investments to date and build on its progress and profitability.
"As our business enters the next phase of growth, Ian's wealth of experience in leading businesses and operations will help us leverage the momentum we have created," said Stuart Ross, Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Insight. "Ian is the right person at the right time to evolve our business to meet and exceed the growing demands of our customers."
Ian joins Pacific Insight most recently from Westport Innovations Inc., where he served from 2001 to 2014 and held senior leadership positions with global operations responsibilities at the Executive Vice President and Vice President levels, in Westport's automotive and trucking businesses. He also previously held operations roles in the energy sector with Schlumberger Overseas S.A. and Amoco Petroleum Company Ltd. Ian earned a Master of Business Administration degree in Strategic Management and a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Engineering from the University of British Columbia.
Ian succeeds Jeffrey Hunt, previously COO, who has decided to pursue other opportunities. Pacific Insight wishes to thank Jeffrey for his years of service as well as his advice and counsel as we transition the COO position.
About Pacific Insight
Pacific Insight is a global solutions provider offering design, development, manufacturing and delivery of electronic products and full service solutions to the automotive and commercial vehicle markets. The Company provides OEM and Tier 2 customers with a range of cost competitive products including LED lighting and systems, electronic modules and wire harnesses. For more information, visit pacificinsight.com.
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