Synergex Corporation
TSX : SYX

Synergex Corporation

December 23, 2009 17:22 ET

Synergex Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 23, 2009) - Synergex Corporation (TSX:SYX) ("Synergex" or the "Company"), a premier international integrated logistics and distribution service provider, today announced the appointment of Brian Goard, FCMA as the Company's Chief Operating Officer. The official appointment was made following the approval of the TSX.

"Brian will continue to lead the company along with me, and we will diversify our capabilities into more industry sectors with novel applications of our business model and fresh insight into how we can serve our customers. Brian and I will focus our skills, and work with all staff within our company to set and exceed performance objectives that drive continuous improvement. He will implement superior technology and processes, and use them to coordinate supply chain operations, support business development, manage human resources." said David Aiello, President and Chief Executive Officer of Synergex Corporation.

As previously announced, Mr. Goard served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Mother Parkers Tea and Coffee Inc. where he led the company to be one of the premier producers and marketers of private label and branded coffee, tea and related products in the North American retail and food service markets. Mr. Goard also served as Chief Financial Officer of H.J Heinz Company of Canada and Treasurer of Goodyear Canada. Mr. Goard is a Certified Management Accountant, a Fellow of the Society of Management Accountants of Canada and a graduate of McMaster University.

About Synergex Corporation

Synergex is a premier international service provider of comprehensive supply chain management services in 6 countries across the Americas, specializing in distribution, licensing, sales, localization, packaging and marketing of digital entertainment products. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, with operations across North, Central and South America, Synergex serves a broad base of customers that includes a number of multinational enterprises. Synergex is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and trades under the symbol SYX. For further information, please visit www.syx.ca.

Contact Information

  • Synergex Corporation
    Kevin Daniels
    Chief Communications Officer
    905-740-3128
    kevin.daniels@syx.ca
    or
    Synergex Corporation
    David Aiello
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    905-565-1212
    david.aiello@syx.ca