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RS Technologies Inc. appoints Donald J. Lowry as new chairman of board of directors

Composite utility poles manufacturer receives shuffle to position themselves for 2021.

January 13, 2021  by CM Staff

Don Lowry, Chairman of the Board of Directors, RS Technologies Inc.

TILBURY and CALGARY — The Board of Directors of RS Technologies Inc. announces the appointment of Donald J. Lowry as Chairman of the Board, effective December 9, 2020. Prior to his appointment as Chairman, Don has been an independent director of RS since the fall of 2019. David Werklund, who has served as Chairman since 2013, is stepping down from his role and will remain on the Company’s Board of Directors. The Board thanks David for his stellar leadership as Chairman and his guidance in navigating RS to where it is today.

“We are very fortunate to have attracted someone with Don’s North American utility industry background and capital markets experience,” stated David Werklund. “Don brings a seasoned perspective to our discussions and has become an indispensable part of our Board. We look forward to working with Don in his new capacity as Chairman.”

“RS is thrilled to benefit from Don’s wealth of experience, particularly his focus on ESG matters as it aligns well with RS’s composite utility poles that are industry leading in environmental and sustainability performance,” said Howard Elliott, President and CEO of RS.

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