New appointments to the D-BOX management team
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MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — D-BOX Technologies Inc. (“D-BOX” or the “Company”) (TSX: DBO), a global leader in haptic and immersive entertainment experiences, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sébastien Boire-Lavigne as Vice President, Technology. As an integral part of the management team and reporting to the President and CEO, he will be responsible for the technological, engineering and innovation needs of the organization. Sébastien will replace Robert Desautels, who will assume a new role of Vice President, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships. They will work together until the end of December to ensure a full transition of technology activities.
“Sébastien has nearly three decades of experience in the management and development of international technologies. He is also diligent, methodical and has the business acumen necessary to deploy future products in line with the strategic development that we are planning at D-BOX over the next few years,” said Sébastien Mailhot, President and Chief Executive Officer of D-BOX.
Before joining D-BOX, Sébastien was Chief Operating Officer at Cognibox. Previously, he worked for more than 20 years at XMedius Solutions, where he held several positions and was responsible for the development of fax over IP technology, for which he holds several patents. He holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Polytechnique Montréal and an Executive MBA in Organizational Leadership from Concordia University.
D-BOX is also pleased to announce that Karen Mendoza will now serve as Vice President of Sales for all commercial and residential markets. Over the past few months, she has demonstrated an ability to maintain strategic contacts with existing partners, establish new partnerships, promote client success and develop new business opportunities. This promotion is part of the Company’s long-term goal of cementing its leadership position in the entertainment and haptic simulation industry by delivering unparalleled immersive experiences. His management experience also proved to be a key asset that played a significant role in the company’s success. Until recently, she held the position of Vice President, Commercial Sales.
ABOUT D-BOXD-BOX creates and redefines realistic and immersive entertainment experiences by moving the body and stimulating the imagination through effects: movement, vibration and texture. D-BOX has collaborated with some of the best companies in the world to deliver new ways to make great stories better. Whether it’s movies, video games, music, relaxation, virtual reality applications, metaverse experience, themed entertainment or professional simulation, D-BOX creates a sense of presence that resonates life like never before. D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX: DBO) is headquartered in Montreal with offices in Los Angeles, USA and Beijing, China. Visit D-BOX.com.
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Source: D-BOX Technologies Inc.