Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Carmanah Technologies Corporation

January 13, 2016 16:52 ET

Carmanah Reports Resignation of Director

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 13, 2016) - Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX:CMH) ("the Company") today announces the resignation of Peter Berrang from the Board of Directors of the company with immediate effect.

Michael Sonnenfeldt, Chairman of the Board, states "Peter has been active and involved with the business throughout his board tenure. Carmanah has many of Peter's initiatives to thank for the board reform and management changes which set Carmanah's turnaround in motion. We wish him all the best in the future"

Mr. Berrang has been a board member since May, 2010 and will remain an investor in the company. "Watching Carmanah develop over the past six years has been very rewarding." says Peter Berrang in a recent exit interview, "I am pleased to be leaving my director role with the company in great condition"

About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Carmanah produces a portfolio of products focused on energy optimized LED and solar technologies. We design, develop and distribute energy efficient LED solutions for infrastructure including: signaling systems for the marine aids to navigation, airfield ground lighting, offshore wind marking, aviation obstruction and traffic markets. Carmanah's product portfolio also includes industrial and commercial solar powered outdoor LED lighting systems, and solar on and off-grid power generation systems. Since 1996, we have earned a global reputation for delivering strong and effective products for industrial applications that perform reliably in some of the world's harshest environments. Our LED and solar power systems provide durable, dependable, efficient and cost-effective solutions which have been deployed in over 400,000 installations in 110 countries. The Carmanah brand portfolio includes Go Power! and recently acquired companies, Sol and Sabik.

This release may contain forward-looking statements. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "expects," "plans," "estimates," "intends," "believes," "could," "might," "will" or variations of such words and phrases. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance, or achievements of Carmanah or Sabik to be materially different from any future results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to: our ability to become a worldwide leader in the marine aids to navigation industry, the potential growth of the off shore wind safety market or our ability to participate in any growth and other general uncertainties that may impact actual outcomes. These forward-looking statements are based on management's current expectations and beliefs but given the uncertainties, assumptions and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements or information. Carmanah disclaims any obligation to update, or to publicly announce, any such statements, events or developments except as required by law.

For additional information on these risks and uncertainties, see Carmanah's most recently filed Annual Information Form (AIF) and Annual MD&A, which are available on SEDAR at and on the Company's website at The risk factors identified in Carmanah's AIF and MD&A are not intended to represent a complete list of factors that could affect Carmanah.

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