CINCINNATI, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CECO Environmental Corp. (Nasdaq: CECE), a leading global energy, environmental, and industrial technology company, today announced that David B. Liner was elected to the Company's board of directors at the 2017 annual meeting of stockholders.
Mr. Liner, age 61, served as General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer of Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) ("Roper Technologies") from August 2005 until June 2016 and is currently a Vice President in anticipation of his retirement in early 2018. Roper Technologies, a component of the S&P 500, designs and develops software and engineered products and solutions for healthcare, transportation, food, energy, water, education and other niche markets worldwide. Mr. Liner was an integral part of the team that executed Roper Technologies' acquisition program, deploying over $5 billion in assets and acquiring over 40 businesses. Prior to joining Roper Technologies, Mr. Liner served as a corporate partner in the Detroit office of Dykema Gossett, a national law firm, where he headed the firm's automotive industry practice and founded the firm's China practice. Before that, he was Vice President, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of Metaldyne Corporation, formerly MascoTech, Inc., a manufacturer of products for the global transportation industry. Mr. Liner earned a Bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and his Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School.
"We believe David brings a significant wealth of experience in strategic process, corporate governance, discipline and success to the board of directors, which will assist the Company as it continues to grow its business and create shareholder value. We are very excited to have him join the Company," said Jason DeZwirek, CECO's Chairman.
Mr. Liner commented, "I am pleased to join the CECO board at such an exciting time for the Company and I am looking forward to the opportunity to work with fellow board members and the management team."
ABOUT CECO ENVIRONMENTAL
CECO is a diversified global provider of leading engineered technologies to the energy, environmental, and fluid handling and filtration industrial segments, targeting specific niche-focused end markets through an attractive asset-light business model. We provide a wide spectrum of products and services including dampers & diverters, cyclonic technology, thermal oxidizers, separation and filtration systems, selective catalytic reduction ("SCR") and selective non-catalytic reduction ("SNCR") systems, scrubbers, dampers and silencers, exhaust systems, fluid handling equipment and plant engineered services and design build fabrication. CECO's products play a vital role in helping companies achieve exacting production standards, meeting increasing plant needs and stringent emissions control regulations around the globe. The company serves a broad range of markets and industries, including power, municipalities, chemical, industrial manufacturing, mid-stream pipeline natural gas transmission, refining, petrochemical, metals, minerals & mining companies, as well as hospitals and universities. CECO targets its $5 billion+ of installed base, specifically to expand and grow a higher recurring revenue of aftermarket products and services. CECO is listed on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol "CECE." For more information, please visit www.cecoenviro.com.
Edward Prajzner, Executive Vice President, Corporate Development
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