Norsat International Inc.
TSX : NII
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Norsat International Inc.

September 28, 2005 17:16 ET

Norsat Names George Dorin Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 28, 2005) - Norsat International Inc. (TSX:NII)(OTCBB:NSATF) announced today the hiring of George Dorin, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, with more than 25 years of national and international experience in financial management, strategic planning, business development and related disciplines, as its Chief Financial Officer.

Dorin most recently served as CFO and Corporate Secretary of GPS Industries, Inc., a wireless technology company with offices in Canada, the United States and England. Dorin also currently serves on the Board of Directors and is Chair of the Audit Committee of Cantronic Systems, a technology company in Coquitlam, B.C.

"George Dorin brings us a wealth of upper level management and consultant experience with technology-related businesses and in other industries," said William Coyne III, Norsat President and CEO. "George's broad background and professional expertise make him a good fit with our management team to help us continue to progress in every aspect of our business."

Dorin has a Masters degree in economics from the London School of Economics and degrees in science and accounting from the University of British Columbia.

About Norsat International, Inc.

Norsat International Inc. designs, engineers and markets intelligent satellite solutions for high-speed data transmission. For more than 25 years, Norsat has built a strong reputation in the field of satellite technology by providing its customers with innovative products and has now sold over 2.5 million products in 87 countries around the world. Norsat's latest innovations include the Norsat OmniLink™ and GLOBETrekker lines of portable satellite terminal products that provide rapidly deployable broadband satellite data and video connectivity in areas where traditional communications infrastructure is insufficient, damaged, or non-existent. Norsat's sectors of concentration include Health Care, Military, Emergency Services and Media. Additional investor information is available through email at communications_investorrelations@Norsat.com or by phone, 1-604-292-9000 or toll-free in Canada and the U.S., 1-888-667-7281.

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Contact Information

  • Norsat International Inc.
    Bill Coyne
    President & CEO
    Toll-Free: 1-888-667-7281 or Tel: (604) 292-9000
    (604) 292-9011 (FAX)
    or
    Norsat International Inc.
    Communications & Investor Relations
    Toll-Free: 1-888-667-7281 or (604) 292-9000
    (604) 292-9011 (FAX)
    Communications_InvestorRelations@norsat.com
    or
    Norsat International Inc.
    Operations Location
    300 - 4401 Still Creek Drive
    Burnaby, British Columbia
    Canada V5C 6G9
    www.norsat.com