Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc.

Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc.

July 28, 2011 09:30 ET

PDH Leadership Changes

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 28, 2011) -


Premier Diagnostic Health Service Inc. ("PDH") (CNSX:PDH) today announced that PDH's Board of Directors unanimously approved the appointment of a new management team.

Mr. Larry Straith, CA, brings valuable management, financial, and operations experience to the role of Chief Executive Officer of PDH. Mr. Straith led the Company's Transition Management Team since February 2011 and the development of PDH's new business plan. "We're very excited to complete the transition phase and Larry is a key person to lead PDH forward," said Denis Tusar, Chairman of the Board.

Mr. Iain Snee brings a unique blend of marketing and operations experience to the role of Chief Operating Officer of PDH. Mr. Straith handpicked Mr. Snee based on an established record of working successfully together. "I'm absolutely delighted that Iain was available to join PDH and we look forward to providing updates next week to move ahead," said Mr. Straith.

Established members of the management team include Denis Tusar as Chairman of the Board, Ken Tolmie as Chief Financial Officer, and John Smith as Corporate Secretary.

In addition, the Board today announced the resignation of Ron McKerrow as a director. Mr. McKerrow confirmed his interest and willingness to continue assisting PDH.

More details about the new management team and business plan are available on the PDH website (

Except for historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially. More detailed information about potential factors that could affect financial results is included in the documents filed from time to time with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities by Premier. (Not for dissemination in the United States of America).

About Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc. ("PDH")

The company is engaged in developing and operating diagnostic imaging clinics in Canada and China, with a focus on PET-CT Scanning ("Positron Emission Tomography – Computed Tomography"). Premier is committed to providing the latest technology to enhance health options and owns and operates the first and only private PET-CT clinic in Western Canada as well as an MRI clinic in collaboration with No. 3 Military Police Hospital in Beijing, China. The Centre for Advanced Diagnostics in Burnaby offers access to the most advanced medical imaging technology available in cancer care today, and is dedicated to meeting today's healthcare needs through delivering exceptional patient care.

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