Synergex Corporation
TSX : SYX

Synergex Corporation

August 24, 2006 11:27 ET

Synergex Appoints New Director to Board

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 24, 2006) - Synergex Corporation (TSX:SYX) ("Synergex"), a leading provider of business solutions focused on optimizing customer business processes, today announced the appointment of Philip W. Walton to its Board of Directors.

Mr. Walton brings a wealth of expertise to the Board with over 35 years of commercial financing experience with several prominent financial institutions in Canada. He is the owner of Delta Capital Consultants providing financial management services to small and medium size businesses. He held a number of executive management positions with KPMG Corporate Finance Inc., including Partner, Senior Vice President, and Director and has acted as a resource on financing opportunities across Canada. Prior to joining KPMG, Walton was Senior Vice President of North American Trust where he created and built the Commercial Lending Group, a provider of financing to mid-market, owner-managed businesses. In his capacity with North American Trust, he served as a member of the Senior Management Group, the Credit Committee and the Asset/Liability Committee. Walton was also Senior Vice President at Roynat Inc., managing the regional Merchant Banking portfolio in Ontario.

Mr. Walton holds an Honour's degree in Business from the University of British Columbia. He is an active member on the Board of Directors for the CAMH Foundation, and serves as the Vice Chair of the finance committee.

About Synergex Corporation

Synergex Corporation is a leading provider of business solutions. Synergex applies its proven expertise in supply chain management and process automation to emerging opportunities with high growth potential. The Company has four workgroups: Synergex Commercial Gateway, Synergex Technology, Synergex Digital Media, and Synergex Business Information, which provide value added depth in the areas of video game logistics and distribution, digital signage, point of sale solutions, Radio Frequency Identification, credit reporting and collection services. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Synergex serves a broad base of customers that includes a number of multinational enterprises. Synergex is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and trades under the symbol SYX. For further information, please visit www.syx.ca.

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  • Synergex Corporation
    David Aiello
    President and CEO
    (905) 565-1212