EPOD International Inc. (the "Company," "EPOD") (OTCBB: EPOI) (FRANKFURT: EDU), a Grid-Integrated, eco-power utility and electric power systems provider, announces the appointment of Mr. Rene Dureault and Mr. Robert Stabinsky, P. Eng., to the Company's Board of Directors.
Management announces the appointment to the Board of Mr. Rene Dureault and Mr. Robert Stabinsky, effective October 16, 2006.
Mr. Dureault, president of Mill Creek Developments Inc., a British Columbia-based commercial real-estate development firm, brings to EPOD over forty years of financial and business experience. Mr. Dureault and Mill Creek Developments have also joint-ventured with EPOD to construct and install up to ten (10), one-megawatt turn-key solar power systems for the Ontario, Canada market, with an installed value of CAD$70 million (USD$62.7 million).
Mr. Stabinsky, P. Eng., is president of Innovative Systems Engineering Inc., a Pennsylvania-based developer and manufacturer of equipment, control systems, and full factory solutions to the solar, semiconductor, and various other industries. Mr. Stabinsky brings to EPOD extensive solar panel manufacturing expertise and industry specific experience that will be instrumental to the effective construction and roll-out of the Company's solar panel factories.
L. Mark Roseborough President EPOD International Inc. For more information please contact: Brett Walker Telephone: (250) 807-2211 Fax: (250) 491-4279
"Safe Harbor" statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements about EPOD's future expectations, including future revenue, earnings, and transactions, as well as all other statements in this press release other than historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. EPOD intends that such forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbors created thereby. These statements involve risks and uncertainties that are detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including, but not limited to, the Company's 10-KSB for year ended December 31, 2005 filed on or about April 17, 2006, and incorporated herein by reference.
About EPOD: EPOD is a Grid-Integrated, eco-power utility and electric power systems provider. The Company's operations include the engineering and construction of turn-key factories for solar panel production and material handling systems. Additionally, the Company has subsidiaries involved in the manufacturing of inverters, rectifiers, energy management systems, and solar panels.
The Company's filings, including current financial reports, can be accessed through the EDGAR database at www.sec.gov.
For more information please contact:
Telephone: (250) 807-2211
Fax: (250) 491-4279