SOURCE: Solar Acquisition Corp.

October 08, 2010 13:50 ET

Solar Acquisition Adds Directors

ANN ARBOR, MI--(Marketwire - October 8, 2010) -  Solar Acquisition Corp. (OTCBB: SLRX) today announced that Richard Mays and Bruce Levy have joined the Board of Directors. Mr. Mays and Mr. Levy bring a rich background of business experience.

Mr. Mays worked at the United States Justice Department in Washington, D.C. under the Attorney General Graduate Program and eventually returned to Arkansas to serve as Pulaski County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney. Thereafter, Mr. Mays entered the private practice of law and in 1972, was elected to the Arkansas General Assembly, becoming the first African American ever elected to that body. Mr. Mays is also a former Arkansas Supreme Court Justice appointed by President Clinton during his first term as Governor of Arkansas. Mr. Mays was appointed to the Arkansas Ethics Commission by then Governor Clinton and served as its first chairman. During the 1992 presidential campaign, Mr. Mays served as a member of the Clinton-Gore National Finance Committee and later as a National Co-Chairman of the Inaugural Committee before being appointed Deputy Treasurer of the Democratic National Finance Committee. From 1993 to 1995, Mr. Mays was a Senior Vice-President of Cassidy & Associates, one of the largest public affairs firms in Washington, D.C. From 1995 until approximately 2003 Mr. Mays served as a consultant in West Africa to CMS Energy in connection with the modernization of a 330 Megawatt Power Plant in Takoradi, Ghana.

Mr. Levy has over thirty years experience as a management consultant and business advisor to a wide range of companies based in the USA and abroad. Mr. Levy is President of Bruce Levy Associates International, Ltd (BLAIL). Soon after earning his MBA from the Harvard Business School in 1977, Mr. Levy began his consulting career with the newly established Small Business Division of Arthur Andersen & Co. Two years later, he left the firm to form a partnership, Kennedy Levy & Associates, and in 1981, he founded Bruce Levy Associates in order to focus on companies fitting a specific profile: young, innovative businesses, operating in a niche which they created, that are in need of investment capital to fuel their rapid growth. 

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