|By Marketwired .||
|June 20, 2014 08:30 AM EDT||
MARKHAM, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/20/14 -- VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: VQS) is pleased to announce that Harvey Gordon and Larry Taylor have been elected as new directors to the Board of Directors (the "Board") at the Corporation's 2014 Annual and Special Meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") held in Toronto on June 19, 2014. The Board now consists of: David Outhwaite, George Kempff, Harvey Gordon and Larry Taylor. John Haag and John McLeod did not stand for re-election at the Meeting.
"I would like to thank Messrs. Haag and McLeod for their many contributions and dedication to the VIQ Solutions' Board over the past eight years," said David Outhwaite, CEO and Chairman of VIQ Solutions. "Their knowledge and expertise has contributed greatly to the company."
"I am pleased to welcome our two new directors to the Board," Mr. Outhwaite further stated. "Both individuals bring with them a wealth of experience and knowledge. Their appointment to the Board will help us continue to grow the business and I look forward to working with them."
Harvey Gordon is a technology industry executive having previously held key senior positions with several industry leading software and service firms. During his career, he has implemented successful growth strategies through direct sales staff, partnerships, reseller channels, joint ventures and acquisitions. Mr. Gordon attended the University of Toronto, where he received a Master of Science degree in Computer Science and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering Science.
Larry Taylor is a seasoned executive with a strong track record of leadership experience and helping companies to transform their organizations. Mr. Taylor has been successful in working with private equity firms to identify, acquire and combine companies to create shareholder value. Mr. Taylor is a Certified Management Accountant and a Certified Management Consultant.
About VIQ Solutions Inc.
VIQ Solutions is recognized as a global provider in the digital audio industry with innovative product and service-based solutions for voice-driven systems in the legal, medical, business, and government industries. VIQ Solutions provides an integrated range of digital record workflow solutions, including digital audio and video capture, workflow management software, transcription services, interactive electronic scheduling, and case management integration, all from one central, secure database.
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