LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - March 20, 2015) - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX:DBO), a leader in innovative motion technology, today announced the addition of Mr. Gary M. Collins to the company's Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Collins is currently a director of Chorus Aviation Inc./Air Canada Jazz (TSX:CHR.B)(TSX:CHR.A), and Liquor Stores North America Inc. (TSX:LIQ).
Most recently, Mr. Collins served as President of Coastal Contacts Inc., the world's leading online direct-to-customer retailer of replacement contact lenses and eye glasses. Coastal Contacts, a publicly-traded company on both the TSX and Nasdaq, was purchased in April 2014 by Essilor International. From April 2007 to July 2012, Mr. Collins was Senior Vice-President of Vancouver-based Belkorp Industries Inc., a private investment management company. Prior to that, Mr. Collins was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Harmony Airways from December 2004 until December 2006. From October 1991 to December 2004, he was a member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly and held the position of Minister of Finance from June 2001 to December 2004. He previously served on the Boards of Lantic Sugar and Catalyst Paper Corporation.
"We are very pleased to welcome Gary on our Board of Directors. He brings to D-BOX considerable experience with publicly-traded companies in addition to an extensive international network. I feel very strongly that he will add a new dimension to our Board and contribute to building long-term sustainable value for our shareholders", commented Mr. Jean Lamarre, Chairman of the Board of D-BOX Technologies.
ABOUT D-BOX TECHNOLOGIES
D-BOX Technologies Inc. designs, manufactures and commercializes cutting-edge motion systems intended for the entertainment and industrial markets. This unique and patented technology uses motion effects specifically programmed for each audio visual content which are sent to a motion system integrated into either a platform, a seat or any other product. The resulting motion is in perfect harmony with the video and audio, thus creating an unparalleled realistic immersive experience. D-BOX is a public company whose shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol DBO. For more information, please visit www.d-box.com.
D-BOX®, D-BOX Motion Code®, LIVE THE ACTION®, MOTION ARCHITECTS® and MOVE THE WORLD™ are trademarks of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are for informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.