Lifebank Cryogenics Corp.

Lifebank Cryogenics Corp.

September 08, 2005 08:30 ET

Lifebank Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

BURNABY, BRITISH COLOMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 8, 2005) - Lifebank Cryogenics Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LBK), a leading provider of processing and storage of umbilical cord blood stem cells, today announced the appointment of Nathalie Pilon as Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Pilon assumed her new role on August 29th.

Ms. Pilon has held the position of Chief Financial Officer at a number of public and private life science and resource companies.

"Nathalie is a seasoned financial executive with a strong presence in the investment community," says Lifebank President Ernest Stacey. "She has a proven track record of financial expertise, as well as reaching out to investors in building lasting relationships. Nathalie comes highly recommended and we are very pleased to have her as a member of our team."

Ms. Pilon graduated from the Universite de Sherbrooke, Bachelor of Business Administration program with a major in marketing, and is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) of the Society of Management Accountants of Canada.

"I am very excited to be joining the Lifebank team," says Ms. Pilon. "The company is a true leader in its field and has substantial growth prospects. My goal is to build on the momentum that has been established by this management team and continue Lifebank's growth and development over the longer-term."

Ms. Pilon replaces Mr. Owen Granger, who will remain with Lifebank as a Director.

Lifebank is a biomedical service company that provides processing and cryogenic (ultra low temperature) storage of umbilical cord blood stem cells at its state-of-the-art facility. The company is Health Canada compliant, FDA registered, and AABB accredited.

Lifebank is dedicated to providing its clients with the finest cord blood stem cell processing, analysis and cryogenic storage services available in the world. We strive to work closely with physicians and public institutions in order to provide life saving cord blood services to any and all persons in need. For more information on Lifebank, visit

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