Reko International Group Inc.
TSX : REK

Reko International Group Inc.

December 27, 2007 09:52 ET

Reko Sadly Announces Passing of Chief Executive Officer

WINDSOR, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 27, 2007) - With great sadness, Reko International Group Inc. (TSX:REK) announces the passing of Steve Reko, its Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, on December 22, 2007.

As announced on December 6, 2007, the Board of Directors previously implemented a portion of its succession plan and appointed Diane St. John as Acting C.E.O. and Greg Henwood as President.

Funeral arrangements have been announced by the family in The Windsor Star.

Founded in 1976, Reko International Group (TSX:REK) is a highly integrated, technology driven engineering and manufacturing firm providing engineered solutions for the plastics segment of the automotive, aerospace and consumer product markets. In its ten production facilities in Ontario, Reko designs and manufactures precision moulds and other related industrial tooling, in addition to its own proprietary line of CNC machining centres.



REKO INTERNATIONAL GROUP INC.
5390 Brendan Lane
Oldcastle, Ontario
N0R 1L0
www.rekointl.com

SUBSIDIARIES:

Canada:
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- Reko Tool & Mould (1987) Inc.
Divisions -
- Reko Automation and Machine Tool
- Concorde Machine Tool

United States:
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- Reko International Sales Inc.
- Reko International Holdings Inc.

Contact Information

  • Reko International Group Inc.
    Carl A. Merton
    Chief Financial Officer
    (519) 737-6974
    Website: www.rekointl.com