VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA – March 12, 2007. Galdos announced today that they have recruited Mr. Bill Macdonald to head up the company's engineering and product development group. Mr. Macdonald brings over thirty years of leadership and technical experience to his newly appointed role as Vice President of Engineering. Prior to joining Galdos, Bill held management positions at numerous Vancouver-based technology companies, including Macdonald Dettwiler (TSX: MDA) and OSI Geospatial Ltd (TSX: OSI). Most recently, Mr. Macdonald was Director of Operations for OSI Geospatial's Offshore Systems business unit that supplied navigation and charting systems to international navies and major shipping organizations. There, he was responsible for project management, system engineering, production and service.
"We are thrilled to have Bill join our team", said Shaukat Jiwa & President and COO of Galdos Systems Inc. He added, "His customer focus and experience in bidding and managing large scale projects will help assure Galdos develops the systems and infrastructure necessary to support our growing business."
Furthermore, Bill has extensive international experience in Galdos key markets that include remote sensing, air traffic control, airline operation, naval, commercial shipping and meteorological domains.