Zecotek Photonics Inc.
TSX VENTURE : ZMS
FRANKFURT : W1I

Zecotek Photonics Inc.

July 07, 2008 16:34 ET

Zecotek Announces Corporate Change

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 7, 2008) - Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ZMS)(FRANKFURT:W1I) today announced that Mr. Michael Minder has stepped down as Chief Financial Officer, and the company's senior financial controller and corporate secretary, Mr. Azim Dahya, BSc, CGA, has assumed the position of Chief Financial Officer on an interim basis. Mr. Minder will continue to work with the company in an advisory role to our international shareholder base.

"Michael's skill sets, particularly in corporate finance, were greatly appreciated and he played a key role in the development and funding of Zecotek's technologies as we prepared for commercialization," said Dr. A.F. Zerrouk, Chairman, President, and CEO of Zecotek. "Our Company has reached a point where a Chief Financial Officer with the particular expertise in managing the operating photonics entity in growth mode is necessary. Michael has done a tremendous job for Zecotek and we thank him for his contribution to the company's progress."

The Company has commenced an intensive international search for a suitable candidate to act as Chief Financial Officer with the skill sets required to support the Company as it continues to bring to market its rich and diversified technology portfolio.

About Zecotek

Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ZMS)(FRANKFURT:W1I) is a photonics technology company developing high-performance crystals, photo detectors, lasers, optical imaging and 3D display technologies for commercial applications in the medical diagnostics and high-tech industries. Founded in 2003, the company operates three distinct divisions: imaging, lasers and 3D display, with labs located in Canada, USA, Singapore and Russia. Zecotek commercializes its novel, patented and patent-pending photonic technologies directly and through strategic alliances and joint ventures with multinational OEMs, distributors and other industry leaders. For more information, please visit www.zecotek.com.

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Contact Information

  • Zecotek Photonics Inc. - Product and Technical Information
    Susana Mendez Alcala
    (604) 827-5232
    Email: SMA@zecotek.com
    Website: www.zecotek.com
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    Caliber Capital Partners - Investor Information
    Tim McNulty
    (778) 327-6678
    Email: ir@zecotek.com