TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 07/20/09 -- Route1 Inc.
("Route1") (TSX VENTURE: ROI) chairman Ian Currie today announced
that Mr. Dean Peloso, a member of Route1's Board of Directors, will
step in immediately on an interim basis to serve as President and
Chief Executive Officer. The move follows the removal of Mr. K.
Andrew White who previously served in this role.
Commenting on this role, Mr. Peloso stated "Route1 was founded on
technological innovation and the provision of enhanced security and
identity-based services to our customers. I'm pleased to take on this
interim role and to continue building on the recent successes we have
experienced in the market."
Mr. Currie said, "As a Board, we wanted an interim President and CEO
who was knowledgeable about the Company, who had the background, and
ability to lead us through this transition. We're confident in Dean's
ability to do just that."
Route1 is also aware of a press release issued earlier today by Mr.
White, which does not reflect the position and/or views of the Board.
We will provide further updates as events occur in connection with
ABOUT ROUTE1 INC.
Route1 delivers award-winning security and identity management
solutions to customers world-wide. These solutions provide universal,
secure access to all digital resources and sensitive data. At the
heart of Route1's solutions is MobiNET, a communications and service
delivery platform focused on identity management and
entitlement-based access to resources. Route1's patent-pending
solutions are based on FIPS-140-2 cryptographic modules, and simplify
the process of meeting increasingly stringent regulatory requirements
around privacy and security. Headquartered in Toronto, Route1 is
listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (symbol: ROI). For more
information, visit www.route1.com.
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