AZCAR Technologies Incorporated

AZCAR Technologies Incorporated

March 01, 2005 14:43 ET

AZCAR Appoints J. W. 'Bill' Crowther, CA-Chief Operating Officer


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FOR: AZCAR TECHNOLOGIES INCORPORATED

TSX SYMBOL: AZZ

MARCH 1, 2005 - 14:43 ET

AZCAR Appoints J. W. 'Bill' Crowther, CA-Chief
Operating Officer

MARKHAM, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 1, 2005) - Stephen Pumple,
President & CEO, AZCAR Technologies Incorporated (TSX:AZZ), is pleased
to announce the appointment of Bill Crowther to the newly created
position of COO, AZCAR Technologies Incorporated. Bill will be
responsible for the day to day operations of the company.

Bill brings over twenty-five years of business experience including
management, consulting, finance, tax and strategic planning through
exposure to a number of industry sectors.

Bill served as the CFO of one of Canada's largest multi-disciplinary
architectural firms, BBB/ SCI. BBB/SCI a consulting firm specializing in
financial and physical planning, business development, strategic
partnerships, negotiation, implementation and project management of
sports and entertainment facilities. One of BBB/SCI's current projects
is the major renovation to Madison Square Garden in New York City. Prior
to his work with BBB/SCI, Bill was the CFO of Watson & Associates Group
of Companies, one of Canada's largest consultants to the
telecommunications industry. Bill spent the initial eighteen years of
his career practicing tax, much of it as partner, with BDO Dunwoody.

"Our focus on the growth and profitability of the AZCAR business and the
need for a seasoned COO, led us to Bill. He has a tremendous background
in operations, contract negotiations and is experienced in the
international marketplace. All are key qualifications for this very
important position as we strive to become pre-eminent in the broadcast
and media technologies sector," said Stephen Pumple.

AZCAR is an independent technology integration company providing the
broadcast and media technologies sector with consulting engineering,
systems design, integration, project management, and the supply of
related materials and equipment. The stock trades on the Toronto Stock
Exchange under the symbol: AZZ.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    AZCAR Technologies Incorporated
    Stephen Pumple
    President & CEO
    (905) 470-2545 ext. 225
    stephen.pumple@azcar.com
    or
    AZCAR Technologies Incorporated
    Jim O'Neill
    Chief Financial Officer
    (905) 470-2545 ext. 244
    (905) 470-2943 (FAX)
    jim.oneill@azcar.com
    investorrelations@azcar.com
    The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the
    information contained herein.