CriticalControl Solutions Corp.

CriticalControl Solutions Corp.

May 20, 2010 09:00 ET

CriticalControl Announces Appointments of Murray Smith and Gary Bentham to Board of Directors

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) - CriticalControl Solutions Corp. (TSX:CCZ) ("CriticalControl") is pleased to announce the appointments of Murray Smith and Gary Bentham to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Mr. Smith served for twelve years as a Member of the Legislative Assembly in the Province of Alberta, serving in four different Cabinet portfolios – Energy, Gaming, Labour, and Economic Development from 1993 to 2005. From January 2005 to the fall of 2007, Mr. Smith was the Official Representative of the Province of Alberta to the United States of America, leading Alberta's office in Washington, DC. Prior to running for elected office, Mr. Smith was an independent businessman working with a number of Alberta‐based energy service companies including drilling fluids, service rigs, oilfield contracting and consulting. Subsequent to Mr. Smith's return to Alberta from Washington in 2007, he has returned to his earlier private consulting business, Murray Smith and Associates. He is a member of the energy advisory boards of TD Securities Inc. and HATCH, a Canadian based global engineering firm.

Mr. Bentham was a corporate recovery and audit partner with KPMG LLP Canada, where he served private and public companies in the high technology, financial services, real estate development and energy sectors until 2005. While at KPMG, Mr. Bentham served on KPMG Canada's Board of Directors for five years. Mr. Bentham is currently the President of BTM Corporate Advisory Inc., an advisory firm that provides corporate finance and consulting services to privately owned companies in Canada and the United States. He also serves on the board of Central Alberta Well Services Corp. Mr. Bentham is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors and presently serves on the Board of Governors of SAIT Polytechnic.

Mr. Robert McClinton and Dr. John Kendall, after respectively 5 and 10 years of service on the Board of Directors, have left the board to dedicate their time to other ventures.

"We are excited to have both Murray and Gary join our Board of Directors and we look forward to the valuable perspective they will bring to the next phase of our growth objectives," said George Watson, Executive Chairman of the Board of CriticalControl. "We would like to genuinely thank Robert and John for their outstanding contribution in guiding our growth over the past number of years and wish them well in their future endeavors.

About CriticalControl:

CriticalControl enables its clients to increase operational performance through the better control of critical business information. Integrating technology with labour intensive processes of imaging and data entry, CriticalControl empowers its clients to increase their competitiveness, reduce operating expenses and improve margins. For more information please visit

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