ELEKTRATEK announces that it becomes new member of the Quebec Photonics Network (RPQ), a leading organization promoting photonics related industrial developments in Quebec and Canada.
Company will be participant in the S-NET conference held at the Mount Royal Centre, a symposium for developing philosophical, technical and industrial issues related to nanotechnology.
ELEKTRATEK announces the filing of a patent application in the field of photonics and nanotechnology, associated to holographic applications.
Responding to needs expressed by film production professionals, ELEKTRATEK has engaged in the development of a software tool for VR and 360° video production, “Interact 220”, with Turbine Studios of Montreal and stage/film director Brigitte Poupart.
ELEKTRATEK is honoured to welcome Mr. Robert Brouillette as new shareholder. Robert Brouillette is a lawyer, civil engineer, patent and trade-mark agent.
Mr. Brouillette brings his expertise in the fields of law and corporate issues, in the establishment of a portfolio of patents, in technology product development and in the management of business growth.
He obtained his engineering degree at the Université de Sherbrooke and his law degree at the Université Laval. He was admitted to the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec in 1972 and to the Quebec Bar in 1977. He was then appointed trade-mark agent in 1978 and patent agent in 1980.
He started his career at Ogilvy Renault in 1977. In 1992, he founded Brouillette Charpentier Fournier (now BCF).
In 2005, he founded Brouillette + Partners, a lawyers, patent and trademark agents firm aiming to help builders of innovative companies. Most of his clients are entrepreneurs and a large number of them operate technology companies. He is now recognized in Canada as an expert in the direct selling field. He is also recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada as an expert in the Information Technology field, and by Lexpert in the Intellectual Property field.
Mr. Brouillette is a former Chairman of the executive committee of the intellectual property national section of the Canadian Bar Association. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Hydro-Québec between 1998 and 2001, Hydro-Québec Capitech and Hydro-Québec Industech between 2001 and 2007. He also serves on the Board of Directors and is an advisor at Simsmart Technologies Inc., Newtrax Technologies, Kinova, Novidev Santé, Intelia, Crowdco and other technology related companies. He is currently chairman of the Board of Directors of Anges Québec and member of the Board of Directors of Capital Anges Québec.
ELEKTRATEK is very pleased to welcome new shareholder Mr. Rénald Vigneau, who will hold the Vice President of Sales position.
Mr. Vigneau has over 25 years of experience as technical producer and entrepreneur, is an expert in stage related technologies and has proven skills in international business development, sales and marketing. He founded MUSION Canada in 2007, where, as Vice President, has been responsible for operations, strategic planning, and partnerships. Under his leadership, the company has acquired eight licenses for international product distribution in the field of holographic and virtual projection systems, telepresence and interactive systems. He has also built a network of resellers across Canada, as well as in Mexico, the USA, France, and Europe.
Mr. Vigneau will provide his extensive knowledge in product development and bring his international sales network and industry contacts to ELEKTRATEK.
ELEKTRATEK announces new funding from the CDEC/Rosemont fund, supporting its growth and contributing to Company’s ongoing endeavour of creating industry leading innovations and products.