Navigation Links
OceanGate Inc. Expands Board of Directors with Two Key Appointments
Date:7/24/2012

SEATTLE, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OceanGate Inc., a global provider of deep-sea manned submersible solutions, recently appointed Geoffrey Barker and Lee Thompson to serve on the Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120516/FL07870LOGO )

"We are pleased to welcome Geof and Lee to our board," said Stockton Rush, Chairman and CEO. "Each new director brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in their respective industries. Their combined business, technical and financial experience will prove valuable as we expand OceanGate's business into the commercial and government sectors. In addition, both will be a tremendous asset as we grow and evaluate strategic opportunities."  

About the new OceanGate appointees:

Geoffrey T. Barker is the COO, co-founder and a member of the Board of Directors of RPX Corporation (Nasdaq: RPXC), which provides patent risk management solutions to companies in the broad technology industry.  Mr. Barker has an extensive background developing new businesses, and, in addition to RPX, founded and co-founded two other companies, one of which was ultimately sold for $400 million.  Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Mr. Barker held positions in research, trading and investment banking.  He holds an MBA from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Tufts University.  In 2012, Mr. Barker was a recipient of the Ernest & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for Northern California.

Lee Thompson is CEO and co-founder of BlueView Technologies, which delivers groundbreaking underwater vision and measurement systems to the maritime community. Dr. Thompson has secured and managed numerous commercial funding rounds and R&D grants as well as developed technologies leading to multiple product developments in fields of Navy systems, medical ultrasound, consumer products, and marine electronics.  Dr. Thompson received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin and has an affiliate research associate position at the Applied Physics Laboratory of the University of Washington. Earlier this month, BlueView was acquired by Teledyne Technologies Inc, manufacturer of underwater vehicles and exploration equipment, for an undisclosed amount.

OceanGate Inc.:

OceanGate Inc. pioneers access to the world's oceans for research, exploration and commercialization through manned deep-sea submersible solutions. Drawing on our broad industry experience, that leverages partnerships and adaptive technologies; our team develops cost effective solutions to increase capacity, mobility and flexibility for our clients. Our submersible solutions open the oceans for academic and research institutions, commercial enterprises, government agencies, non-profit institutions and media and content producers.

Visit us at:
www.opentheoceans.com

Media Contact:
Juliana Ruiz
305.606.5044
juliana@opentheoceans.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE OceanGate Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. ViiV Healthcare Expands Commitment to Addressing Gaps in Paediatric HIV Research, Care and Treatment
2. Acquisition of Navigenics Expands Life Technologies Capabilities in Diagnostics
3. Echo Therapeutics Expands License Agreement with Ferndale Pharma
4. Tris Pharma Expands Manufacturing Capacity and Strengthens Supply Chain to Support New and Pending Approvals
5. Dr. Jills Foot Pads Secures GSA Schedule and Expands to Service VA and Federal Agencies
6. Distribution of C SAFE medical device for safer cesarean sections by preventing lacerations to newborns expands domestically and internationally
7. Albemarle expands South Haven API production site
8. New, Affordable Flow Cytometer Cell Sorter Expands Access to Wider Range of Life Science Applications
9. Billians HealthDATA Expands Market Coverage to Include Physician Group Practices
10. CareFusion Expands Infusion Pump Interoperability
11. AMRI Further Expands Discovery Capabilities in India
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/10/2017)... , Aug. 10, 2017  Physical Rehabilitation Network (PRN), ... in Lakewood, Colorado . The reputable clinic ... Lipkin , PT, DPT with his staff of four clinicians. ... of Pittsburgh and brings over 10 years of experience with ... Belmar PT marks the 10th PRN clinic in and ...
(Date:8/7/2017)... GAITHERSBURG, Md. , Aug. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... for healthcare member acquisition, retention, and engagement, announced ... Director of Strategy and Product Development, effective as ... strategic consulting and technology implementation strategy for our ... years of experience in consulting and business analytics ...
(Date:8/7/2017)... Mich., Aug. 7, 2017  Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO), ... the quarter ended June 30, 2017.  All comparisons, unless otherwise ... Second Quarter 2017 Highlights ... to $1,089 million, an increase of 3.5% ... Gross margin of 7.5% versus 7.6% ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... August 18, 2017 — Mediaplanet ... for active, healthy lifestyles and highlighting the importance of proactive eye and ear ... and shares the latest innovations in hearing aid technology. , According to ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... The Dawn Johnson Insurance Group, a ... charity drive to generate community support for efforts to educate the local population on ... for all types of cancer. , Each day in America, roughly 4,600 new ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... TX (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... assistance and financial planning services to communities in east Texas, is launching a ... Brain Tumor Foundation. , Founded in 1991, the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF) ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... planning firm that serves residential and commercial clients in the greater Houston region, ... raise community support for the fight against cancer. , Founded by Tony and ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... Raton, Fl (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 ... ... largest network of highly trained practitioners specializing in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy and ... associated with hormone imbalance and conditions of aging, such as menopause, andropause, thyroid ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):