ETC Names a New Board Director
SOUTHAMPTON, PA, USA, October 26, 2018 – H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest, a director of Environmental Tectonics Corporation (OTC Pink: ETCC) (“ETC” or the “Company”) since 2003, passed away on August 5, 2018. Gerry’s guidance and support helped ETC become a world leader in the development of aircrew training system products, advanced disaster management simulation and commercial/industrial technologies. The ETC team offers the Lenfest family our deepest condolences.
Today, the Company announces that Ms. Joy Tartar has been appointed to the ETC Board of Directors. Ms. Tartar has been the Chief Financial Officer for the Lenfest Group, LLC, since January 2000 responsible for the oversight of a diverse portfolio of companies. Prior to that, she held financial positions in private industry and public accounting. She is a graduate of Drexel University.
Dr. George K. Anderson, ETC’s Chairman, stated, “Gerry was a tremendous supporter of ETC for nearly two decades and a strong believer in the Company’s technology and its mission. We will miss him. We welcome Joy to the ETC Board. Joy brings a broad range of board and financial experience to the table and will provide valuable insights for continued profitability.” Ms. Tartar stated, “I look forward to working with the ETC Board and management team to contribute to a strategic plan that leverages the Company’s strengths and creates value for all shareholders.”
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