Board of Directors
Donald R. Getty - Chairman of the Board, Director
Mr. Getty has served as a member of our Board of Directors since 2007. Mr. Getty has served as President of Sunnybank Investments, Ltd., a consulting firm, since 1992. From 1985 to 1992, Mr. Getty served two, four year terms as Premier of Alberta. In addition to acting Premier of Alberta, he held the position of Energy Minister and the position of Minister of Federal and Intergovernmental Affairs during his two terms in office.Mr. Getty has served as a director and Chairman of the Board of Capital Reserve Canada Ltd. Mr. Getty has served on the board of directors of West Isle Energy Inc., a company publicly trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange, since 1997, and Euro Resources SA, a company publicly trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. In 1998 Mr. Getty was appointed an officer of the order of Canada and in 1999 as a member of the Alberta order of excellence. In 1954, Mr. Getty graduated, with honors, from the University of Western Ontario and earned a degree in business administration. In 2003 he received an honorary degree of law from the University of Lethbridge.
Walter Geldenhuys - Director
Mr. Geldenhuys has served as a member of our Board of Directors since 2008. Mr. Geldenhuys served as the President of Advanced Voice Recognition Systems, Inc., a Colorado corporation, also known as AVRS, from 2005 until AVRS was merged with and into us in 2008. From 2000 to 2005, Mr. Geldenhuys was a member of NCC, LLC, which became AVRS’s wholly-owned subsidiary in 2005. In addition, Mr. Geldenhuys has owned Progressive Technologies LLC, a design and manufacturing concern, since 2002.