CALGARY, Feb. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Pason Systems Inc. (TSX: PSI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Judi Hess to its board of directors, effective today. Judi Hess is the CEO of Copperleaf Technologies, Inc., a position she has held since 2009. Copperleaf Technologies is a privately-owned enterprise software startup. Previously, she was the President of Creo Inc., a publicly-traded printing technology and workflow company that was acquired by Kodak in 2005. After Kodak's acquisition, she was named Country Manager of Canadian operations and General Manager of one of Kodak's global business units. Prior to joining CREO, Judi Hess was at MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates, an aerospace and defense company. She has been a member of the British Colombia Premiers Technology Counsel since 2009. She joins the board members of Pason as an independent, non-executive director and will stand for nomination at the next annual meeting of shareholders.
Pason Systems Inc.
Pason Systems Inc. is a leading global provider of specialized data management systems for drilling rigs. Our solutions, which include data acquisition, wellsite reporting, remote communications, and web-based information management, enable collaboration between the rig and the office. Pason's common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol PSI.
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Forward-looking information and statements are subject to known or unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated or implied in the forward-looking information and statements. Risk factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations include, among others, the ability of Pason to successfully implement its strategic initiatives and whether such strategic initiatives will yield the expected benefits, the operating performance of Pason's assets and businesses, the price of energy commodities, competitive factors in the energy industry, changes in laws and regulations affecting Pason's businesses, technological developments, and general economic conditions.
Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are placed will occur. Such forward looking statements, although considered reasonable by management as of the date hereof, may prove to be incorrect and actual results may differ materially from those anticipated. Forward-looking statements contained in this press release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.
Additional information on risks and uncertainties and other factors that could affect Pason's operations or financial results are included in Pason's reports on file with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities and may be accessed through the SEDAR website (www.sedar.com) or through Pason's website (www.pason.com). Furthermore, any forward looking statements contained in this news release are made as of the date of this news release, and Pason does not undertake any obligation to update publicly or to revise any of the included forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as expressly required by securities law.
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For further information: about Pason Systems Inc., visit the company's website at www.pason.com or contact: Marcel Kessler, President and CEO, 403-301-3400, [email protected]; Jon Faber, Chief Financial Officer, 403-301-3400, [email protected]