Robix Alternative Fuels, Inc.: Appointment of Director to the Board
(Marketwire (Canada) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Feb. 10, 2014) - Robix Alternative Fuels, Inc. (CSE:RZX) ("Robix" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Brian Gusko to the Board of Directors of the Corporation. Mr. Aric Ferguson has resigned his position as Director of the Corporation. The Corporation wishes to thank Mr. Ferguson for his contribution to the Board of Directors since inception.
Mr. Gusko has significant international business experience at the highest level. Previously, he was a research associate with the U.S. Department of Commerce at an embassy posting. His international experience includes working in Corporate Planning with a Mitsubishi group company in Tokyo, Product Management at a Vodafone spin-off in the Netherlands, and Managing Director of Palm South Africa's local wireless affiliate.
More recently, in the public capital markets he has held various positions as both Chief Financial Officer and/or Chief Executive Officer, as well as Directorships with mineral resource, energy, and environmental sector companies. He has also held a capital markets advisory position with Naturally Advanced Technologies, Inc. (now called "Crailar"), and as Vice President of Global Sales Initiatives for MicroCoal Technologies, Inc.
Currently, Mr. Gusko is an independent Director on the Board of Directors of Lomiko Metals, Inc.; Director of Environmental Sciences at Northern Canadian Supplies Ltd.; Director of Emergent Waste Solutions, Inc.; and, partner in Sustainable Capital Corporation, specializing in capital advisory to the "cleantech" industry.
Brian received a Bachelor of Arts in Biology (1990) from Carleton University, and an MBA from the University of Calgary (2003).
Nathan Hansen, currently the President and CEO of Robix, commented: "The Board of Directors of Robix welcomes Brian to the Board. He possesses the entrepreneurial skills and expertise that is both welcome and timely for Robix. We look forward to his contribution as a Director."
The Corporation is an "industrial products/technology" company, offering to investors a unique opportunity to participate in a leading company in the business of ownership of patents, and their development from commercialization to worldwide expansion through various business arrangements. Robix owns a Clean Ocean Vessel ("COV") patent, which is an oil spill recovery vessel design with the capability to recover oil in rough and debris laden sea conditions. Robix has recognized a worldwide market opportunity for effective containment, recovery and disposal equipment, particularly in the oil spill protection industry, and it proposes to develop a business model as a service provider, and/or equipment provider under licensing agreements with other industry participants, wherein Robix will use its COV patented design solution.
No stock exchange or any securities regulatory body has reviewed the contents of this news release.
This news release may contain certain forward-looking information. All statements included herein, other than statements of historical fact, are forward-looking information and such information involves various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. A description of assumptions used to develop such forward-looking information and a description of risk factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from forward-looking information can be found in the company's disclosure documents on the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com. The company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information except in accordance with applicable securities laws.
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Robix Alternative Fuels, Inc.
President & CEO
Robix Alternative Fuels, Inc.
Chief Financial Officer
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