Jan. 9, 2015, Ottawa – BluMetric Environmental CFO Ian Malone will retire as of January 31, 2015, as planned. Vivian Karaiskos is the incoming CFO, subject to regulatory approval.
Jan. 9, 2015, Ottawa – BluMetric Environmental CFO Ian Malone will retire as of January 31, 2015, as planned. Vivian Karaiskos is the incoming CFO, subject to regulatory approval. In the interim and through to completion of reporting for the 2014 fiscal year, Ms Karaiskos will serve as Vice President, Finance.
Ms Karaiskos has more than 20 years of financial and business experience. She has held various leadership positions in a number of industries, most recently as Vice-President, Finance of a diversified private real estate development company. Her extensive background in financial information systems, business analysis, financial reporting, and board governance, along with her deep understanding of early-stage, fast-growth, and innovative companies, have made her an ideal fit for BluMetric.
"Ms Karaiskos has worked as an integral member of the executive team over the last year, and her contributions to the structure and form of today's BluMetric, the post-transition company, are considerable," said Mr. Roger Woeller, BluMetric Environmental's Chief Executive Officer. "She brings experience, leadership, and the financial discipline necessary to capitalize on future opportunities. It is with pleasure that we welcome her to her new role."
"On behalf of the BluMetric team, I would like to thank Mr. Ian Malone for his invaluable contributions as BluMetric's first CFO. With his extensive experience and broad range of contacts, Ian has helped to shepherd the company through its IPO and first years as a public company," Woeller added. "We are happy to say that Ian has consented to stay on in the role of Board Secretary, so that we will continue to benefit from his knowledge and expertise."
BluMetric, a cleantech company, delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental issues. The Company serves clients in many industrial sectors, and at all levels of government, in Canada and abroad.
BluMetric operates through two divisions:
Professional Services, providing environmental earth sciences and engineering solutions, including contaminated site remediation, water resource management, industrial hygiene, occupational health and safety, and renewable energy;
Water, focussing on design-build and pre-engineered product solutions to industrial/commercial water and wastewater treatment needs.
More information can be obtained at www.blumetric.ca.