AirBoss of America Corp.
TSX : BOS

AirBoss of America Corp.

November 26, 2013 16:30 ET

AirBoss of America Corp. Appoints Interim CEO

NEWMARKET, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 26, 2013) - AirBoss of America Corp. (TSX:BOS) announced today that Robert Hagerman, President and CEO of AirBoss, has taken a medical leave of absence to recover from complications from a minor injury. In his absence, Mr. Gren Schoch, Chairman of AirBoss, has assumed the role of interim CEO for the duration of Mr. Hagerman's medical leave. Mr. Schoch was an original founder and is the largest shareholder of AirBoss and has been Chairman of the Company since 1989, and is familiar with all operational aspects of the business.

Additionally, Stephen Richards who has been with the Company for 8 years as VP Finance will assume additional responsibilities as Chief Operating Officer.

Mr. Hagerman will remain a director of the Company during his leave, and will remain available to both the Board of Directors and the executive management team for strategic input.

About AirBoss of America Corp.

AirBoss of America Corp. develops, manufactures, and sells high quality, proprietary rubber based products offering enhanced performance and productivity to transportation, military and industrial markets. With a capacity to supply over 250 million pounds of rubber annually to a diverse group of rubber manufacturers, AirBoss is also one of North America's largest custom rubber compounding companies. AirBoss-Defense is a world leader in rubber chem-bio protective wear. AirBoss' Flexible Products is a leading supplier of innovative anti-vibration solutions to the North American automotive market. The Corporation's shares trade on the TSX under the symbol BOS. Visit www.airbossofamerica.com.

Contact Information

  • AirBoss of America Corp.
    Gren Schoch
    Chairman
    905-751-1188

    AirBoss of America Corp.
    Stephen Richards
    VP Finance
    905-751-1188
    www.airbossofamerica.com