Neotel International Inc.
TSX VENTURE : NIT

Neotel International Inc.

August 31, 2005 09:13 ET

Neotel Announces Appointment of Mr. Gordon W. Gow

MARKHAM, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 31, 2005) - Neotel International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NIT) and its President Mr. Howard Phee, is pleased to announce the appointment, effective immediately, of Mr. Gordon W. Gow as the Chair of its Technology Advisory Board. Mr. Phee stated, "Mr. Gow brings a wealth of experience to this key role in the Company. He will advise the Company on biometrics and corporate internet security solutions by matching customer needs to our development efforts."

Mr. Gow stated, "I am pleased about this role and look forward to assisting the Company during what I believe will be an exciting period in its future growth. Furthermore, I am currently speaking with several senior academic and industry experts whom I would like to invite to join me on the Technology Advisory Board in the very near future."

During his career Mr. Gow, who is President of Gordon Gow Associates, a consulting firm engaged in managing high tech projects, has had a wide range of experience in the corporate internet security industry. Previously he has served as Deputy Minister, Trade, Investment and Technology for the Province of Ontario, as well as President of Gandolf Technologies Inc. He is a Governor for George Brown College and has an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Ottawa.

Neotel also announced that the Board of Directors approved a grant of stock options to certain directors of the Company in accordance with the Company's Employee Stock Option Plan. The grant is in respect to 166,667 stock options with a strike price of $0.30 expiring March 21, 2008

ABOUT NEOTEL INTERNATIONAL INC.

Neotel is a provider of enterprise information technology, security and biometric identification products and services to organizations, governments and healthcare agencies.

Additional information about Neotel is available at www.neotel.ca

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Contact Information

  • Neotel International Inc.
    Howard Phee
    President
    (905) 948-9229 ext. 22
    www.neotel.ca