Arrowhead Water Products Ltd.

Arrowhead Water Products Ltd.

September 15, 2005 23:24 ET

Arrowhead Water Announces Appointment of New Director of Business Development

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 15, 2005) - Peter Jurisic, Chief Executive Officer, Arrowhead Water Products Ltd. ("Arrowhead" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AWP.A), is pleased to announce the appointment of Russell Rogers, as Director Business Development.

Mr. Rogers comes to the company with more than 12 years of experience in the bottled water industry. Most recently, he was the Alberta Regional General Manager for Danone Waters of North America.

Mr. Rogers began his career as Sales and Marketing Manager of Coastal Mountain Water Co. in North Vancouver, where he was primarily responsible for growing the business from 500 customers when he joined to 10,000 when it was sold to Canadian Springs. Upon his arrival at Canadian Springs, Mr. Rogers was responsible for sales growth, including successfully adding significant new business while providing leadership and direction for a staff of 50+ employees.

At Arrowhead, Mr. Rogers will be providing leadership and business development for the point-of-use filtration market as well as the existing home and office delivery business.

Mr. Jurisic says, "The addition of a seasoned professional such as Russell Rogers greatly strengthens our management team." He continues, "We look forward to benefiting from his knowledge of the industry and the marketplace."

About Arrowhead

Arrowhead is Canada's largest Canadian owned, publicly traded water company which is engaged in the production, sale and distribution of large format bottled drinking water through three distinct channels. Those channels include the Canadian retail market and homes and offices in Alberta. Arrowhead produces bottles and sells reverse osmosis, distilled and natural spring water as well as providing water coolers for dispensation.

ADVISORY: Certain information regarding Arrowhead Water Products Ltd. including management's assessment of future plans and operations, may constitute forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws and necessarily involve risks associated with production, marketing and transportation such as loss of market, volatility of prices, currency fluctuations, environment risks, competition from other producers and ability to assess sufficient capital from internal and external source. As a consequence, actual results may differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements.

Issued and Outstanding Class A common Shares: 30,762,530

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Contact Information

  • Arrowhead Water Products Ltd.
    Peter Jurisic
    Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 243-8033
    (403) 234-1485 (FAX)
    Arrowhead Water Products Ltd.
    5730 Burbank Road S.E.
    Calgary Alberta T2H 1Z4