LONDON, ON, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Trojan Technologies Inc. (TSX/TUV) announced today that at a meeting of the Board of Directors held on August 20, 2003 Marvin R. DeVries and Stephen V. Ardia were appointed as directors of the company. Mr. DeVries was appointed President & CEO of Trojan in June 2003 and has been a Trojan employee for 15 years. Mr. DeVries is a Professional Engineer, holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering with a specialization in Water Resources Engineering from the University of Guelph and a Masters of Engineering degree with a specialization in water and wastewater treatment from The University of Western Ontario. Mr. Ardia is a former CEO of a Fortune 500 company and of a smaller, publicly-traded environmental products and services company in the United States. Now retired, Mr. Ardia serves as the Chairman of the Board of a leading supplier of environmental and building construction analytical services, and is a member of the advisory board of a U.S.-based software solutions provider. He has through the years served on the boards of banks, healthcare providers, oil equipment manufacturers and a wide range of not-for-profit organizations. Trojan Technologies is a Canadian based, high technology environmental company operating internationally. With 25 years of experience, Trojan has the largest installed base of UV disinfection systems operating around the world. Trojan designs, manufactures and sells ultraviolet disinfection systems for municipal wastewater, drinking water systems for residential, municipal and commercial use, and industrial systems for food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and semiconductor applications. Trojan also designs and installs treatment technology for the environmental contaminant and micro-pollutant destruction market.
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