|By PR Newswire||
|April 1, 2014 09:29 AM EDT||
LAVAL, QC, April 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Ergoresearch Ltd « Ergoresearch » (TSX Venture Exchange: ERG) is proud to announce the nomination of Mr. Piero Greco as its new Chief Financial Officer in the management team of the company. Mr. Greco will be assisted by Mrs. Dominique Boudreau, who will now act as the group's Corporate Controller. Mme Boudreau held the same position the last seven years for Laboratoire Langelier, a company acquired by Ergoresearch Ltd in January 2013.
M. Greco is a member of The Chartered Professional Accountants and has accumulated many years of experience in corporate financing, treasury, administration and in merging and acquisition, for different companies, in services and manufacturing, working in Québec, Canada and at the international.
"Mr. Greco strengthens the management team already in place and brings extensive expertise in mergers and acquisitions with over thirty closing. He also carried out a number of negotiation at the international level and stood out as a proficient manager of human, material and financial resources. With the separation of the Controller and the Chief Financial Officer positions, the company has given itself the means to perform the next steps in its growth plan." mention Sylvain Boucher, President and CEO of Ergoresearch Ltd.
And Mr. Greco added: "Ergoresearch has built a unique platform in the orthopedic market. This structure offers interesting levers and a perspective of significant growth. I look forward to join the team in place to continue and contribute to the future development of the Company."
Ergoresearch has developed Quebec's leading network in orthotics, with over 100 corporate and satellite centres under the Clinique du pied Équilibre, Orthoconcept and Laboratoire Langelier banners. The Company holds patents in the field of bionics including intellectual property used in the Power Knee, the world's only motor-powered prosthesis for above-knee amputees, and is the leading manufacturer of "intelligent" foot orthotics and specialty orthotics, it is a trend-setter in creating durable medical equipment and software in the orthopedics market.
Ergoresearch has developed and commercialized Expert-Fit™, the first robotized custom-fit orthotics manufacturing software program, launched the first Living Lab in Canada and more recently, a new generation of world -patented orthotic device called the OdrA, that revolutionizes the treatment of pain associated with knee osteoarthritis. Ergoresearch Ltd is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) under the symbol ERG.
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