CALGARY, March 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Pure Technologies Ltd. ("Pure" or the "Company") (TSX: PUR) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Raymond Crossley, CA to the Board effective March 12, 2015. Mr. Crossley recently retired from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP ("PwC") after a distinguished career. He has been a Partner with PwC since 1996 and most recently served as Managing Partner, Western Canada. He has worked in various managerial and executive roles during his time with PwC.
"We are pleased to have attracted such a high calibre individual to join Pure's Board of Directors," said Jamie Paulson, Executive Chairman of Pure. "Ray brings significant leadership, management and corporate governance experience, attributes that will contribute to our strong Board. His financial expertise, both in Canada and the U.S., and extensive experience supporting numerous business and financial transactions will be welcome assets as the Company continues to execute on its future growth plans."
Ray is a Director of Penn West Petroleum Ltd., is a member of the Financial Review Committee of the Alberta Securities Commission and is also a Director with the Canada West Foundation. He has previously served as Chair of the annual fundraising dinner for Hull Services and as a member of the Patrons' Council of UNICEF's Water for Life Gala fundraising dinner.
Mr. Crossley is a Chartered Accountant and graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Economics and Political Science.
About Pure Technologies Ltd.
Pure Technologies Ltd. is an international asset management, technology and services company which has developed patented technologies for inspection, monitoring and management of critical infrastructure around the world. Pure's business model incorporates four distinct but complementary business streams:
- Sales of proprietary monitoring technologies for pipelines, bridges and structures;
- Recurring revenue from data analysis, site maintenance, and from technology licensing;
- Premium technical services including pipeline inspection, leak detection and condition assessment;
- Specialized engineering services in areas related to asset management, primarily in the area of pipeline condition assessment for water and wastewater infrastructure.
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