MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 1, 2011) - SENSIO Technologies Inc. (SENSIO) (TSXV:SIO.V) today announced the resignation, for personal reasons, of its Chief Technology Officer, Mr. Etienne Fortin. He will be leaving the company on September 16, 2011. All his functions and responsibilities will be transferred to the current VP Engineering, Mr. Jacques Patry, based on a mutually agreed transitional plan.
Etienne Fortin joined SENSIO in 2003 as one of its first employees. Under his leadership, the company has seen its technology and IP portfolio grow significantly, positioning SENSIO as one of the world's leading technology companies in stereoscopic 3D. SENSIO's senior management and Board formally extend their sincere thanks and wish him continued success in his future endeavors.
New officer nomination
The Board is pleased to announce the nomination of its VP Engineering, Mr. Jacques Patry, as an officer of SENSIO Technologies Inc. Jacques Patry was formerly Chief Technology Officer and part of the founding team of Algolith. Previously, he occupied posts as design engineer and algorithmic development engineer at Miranda Technologies and ABL, in Canada, and Cirrus Logic in the United States. He holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and a master's in the same discipline, specializing in signal processing, both from Sherbrooke University in Quebec. He also obtained an MBA from HEC Montreal in 2009, and attended the 10X20 Program in partnership with the MIT Sloan School.
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About SENSIO Technologies Inc. (SENSIO):
Founded in 1999, SENSIO Technologies Inc. (www.sensio.tv) is a pioneer in the 3D industry. Its vision, expertise and state-of-the-art solutions, based on diversified stereoscopic image-processing technologies, have been trusted by some of the biggest names in the broadcasting and consumer electronics sectors, as well as for live 3D events in cinemas, to power numerous industry firsts, initiate new business models and generate immediate revenue with a distinctive 3D offering.
SENSIO enables its clients to deliver the best possible 3D experience for the end-user through a broad portfolio of licensed products, based on quality, content, usability and compatibility. These include its flagship, award-winning technology, SENSIO(R) Hi-Fi 3D, the premium-quality frame-compatible format.
SENSIO's technologies are the object of patents and intellectual property protection proceedings worldwide. SENSIO is listed on the Toronto TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV:SIO.V).
SENSIO(R) is a registered trademark of SENSIO Technologies Inc.
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