D-BOX Technologies Inc.
TSX : DBO

D-BOX Technologies Inc.

July 13, 2015 08:00 ET

D-BOX Technologies Hires a New Senior VP to Focus on Strategic Alliances and Corporate Development

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - July 13, 2015) - D-BOX Technologies inc. (TSX:DBO), a leader in innovative motion technology, announces today the hiring of Mr. Sébastien Mailhot as Senior Vice-President Strategic Alliances and Corporate Development.

Most recently, Mr. Mailhot served as Chief Executive Officer of Carreaux Céragrès, a privately-held manufacturer and distributor of floor-covering and other architectural products. Amongst his realisations at Céragrès, Mr. Mailhot was instrumental driving the company's strategic plan which allowed the company evolving from a regional to a national player. In addition, Mr. Mailhot realised two acquisitions and one joint-venture while putting in place the necessary administrative capital structures.

From February 2004 to January 2009, Mr. Mailhot was partner and Vice-President of Capimont Technologies, a venture capital fund dedicated to the evaluation and financing of upcoming industrial technologies. During his tenure at Capimont, Mr. Mailhot completed many financing / investment mandates, continuously evaluated various industrial technologies and represented the fund on the Board of many companies.

Prior to that, Mr. Mailhot was Vice-President Finance and Administration of Touchlink Inc. where he was instrumental in selling and integrating the company with a publicly-traded corporation. In addition to other senior financial roles, positions held by Mr. Mailhot over his career include acting as Corporate Finance Director and Auditor for Arthur Andersen. Mr. Mailhot is a holder of both the Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA) and Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designations.

Commenting on arrival of Mr. Mailhot to the D-BOX team, Mr. Claude Mc Master, President and Chief Executive Officer of D-BOX, declared: "We are very pleased to welcome Sébastien to our team. His vast experience and business acumen will allow us to accelerate our strategic development and to be more proactive towards potential business partners who can help levy our technology to the greatest extent possible in many different verticals."

ABOUT D-BOX

D-BOX Technologies Inc. designs, manufactures and commercialize cutting-edge motion systems intended for the entertainment and industrial markets. This unique and patented technology uses motion effects specifically programmed for each visual content which are sent to a motion system integrated into either a platform, a seat or any other product. The resulting motion is perfectly synchronized with the on-screen action, thus creating an unparalleled realistic immersive experience.

D-BOX®, D-BOX Motion Code®, LIVE THE ACTION®, MOTION ARCHITECTS® and MOVE THE WORLDare trademarks of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are for informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Luc Audet
    Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
    D-BOX Technologies Inc.
    450-442-3003 ext. 296
    laudet@d-box.com

    Investor Relations
    Marc Jasmin CPA, CMA, President
    PMJ Communications
    514-231-2360
    marc@pmjcommunications.com