North Vancouver, BC, January 3, 2019 – Aurora Solar Technologies Inc. (TSX.V: ACU) (the “Company”) announces Board of Directors and management changes.
Effective January 1, 2019, the Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Viktoriya Griffin, CPA, CA as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. Viktoriya replaces Grant Smith in this role.
Viktoriya brings over a decade of experience to her role. She started her career by leading audit and assurance services for public companies with large international accounting firms, including Deloitte in the UK and E&Y in Canada. Most recently, she led the CFO services line at Clearline CPA, a firm providing professional accounting services to public and private companies. She is also an active supporter of her community as a Board member and the Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Vancouver.
The Company also announces the appointment of Gordon Deans, President and Chief Executive Officer to the Board of Directors. Gordon was appointed on December 21, 2018 at the Company’s annual general meeting. Effective on the same date, Michael Heaven resigned from the Board of Directors. The company would like to thank Michael for his service on the board since 2011 and wishes him well in his future endeavors.
The Company has also granted stock options to key employees to acquire 100,000 shares exercisable at $0.065 for a period of five years.
About Aurora Solar Technologies:
Aurora’s mission is to deliver exceptional results to the photovoltaic industry through measurement, visualization and control of critical processes during solar cell manufacturing. We measure and map the results of critical cell fabrication processes, providing real-time visualization of material properties, cell parameters and production tool performance. Our products provide process engineers and production-line operators with the means to rapidly detect, analyze and correct process excursions, limit variations, and optimize processes, thereby increasing yield and profits. We
are creating the quality control standard for the global photovoltaic manufacturing industry. For more information, Aurora’s website is located at www.aurorasolartech.com.
For further information contact:
Gordon Deans, P.Eng.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Aurora Solar Technologies Inc.
Phone: +1 (778) 241-5000
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