Airboss Of America Corp.

Airboss Of America Corp.

March 03, 2005 12:39 ET

Mr. Richard Crowe Has Joined The AirBoss Board


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FOR: AIRBOSS OF AMERICA CORP.

TSX SYMBOL: BOS

MARCH 3, 2005 - 12:39 ET

Mr. Richard Crowe Has Joined The AirBoss Board

NEWMARKET, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 3, 2005) - AirBoss of America
Corp. (TSX:BOS)

Mr. P.G. Schoch, Chairman of AirBoss of America Corp. is pleased to
announce the appointment of Mr. Crowe to the Board of directors of the
company. Mr. Crowe was a founding partner of a Canadian investment
counsel firm and spent many years managing their Canadian equity
corporate pension fund business. He currently acts as non-executive
chairman of that company. Early in his career Mr. Crowe worked in
corporate finance for a large Canadian investment dealer.

Mr. Crowe holds an MBA from the Ivey School of Business.

Mr. Schoch said, "We are pleased Mr. Crowe is joining the Board, his
financial and business experience will add depth to the board and he
will be a valuable member of the corporate governance, audit and
compensation committees of the board. With the addition of Mr. Crowe the
company now has a strong majority of independent directors and all of
the major board committees are composed of experienced independent
directors."

AirBoss is a manufacturer of proprietary rubber products for the
military and transportation industry. AirBoss is also one of North
America's largest custom rubber mixing companies serving a wide range of
industries.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    AirBoss Of America Corp.
    R.L. Hagerman
    CEO
    (905) 751-1188
    or
    AirBoss Of America Corp.
    P.G. Schoch
    Chairman
    (905) 751-1188
    www.airbossofamerica.com