Executive Biographies

Mr. David L. Snell
President and CEO

David L. Snell is a professional engineer with a B.Sc. and M.Sc in Electrical Engineering. Prior to its amalgamation with Ivrnet Inc, Mr. Snell was the President and CEO of HMC Internet Solutions, a role he held on an interim basis from April 2002 to August 2003. He is a founder and former Vice Chairman and CEO of Electronics Manufacturing Group (EMG), now known as Adeptron Inc, a TSX listed electronics manufacturing company, from 1996 to 2001. Through his first 39 months at EMG, Mr. Snell led the company through 8 financings, a public offering, three corporate acquisitions, and expansion from Lethbridge Alberta to Calgary Alberta and Markham Ontario. During this time staff increased from 6 to 350 and revenues increased from $450,000 in the company’s first year of operations to over $35,000,000 in its fourth year of operations. Prior to forming EMG, he was Vice President of Production and a director at Wi-LAN Inc, a TSX listed research and design firm in the wireless data communications industry, and was Vice President at Cell-Loc Inc, a TSX listed wireless location company. In addition to these roles Mr. Snell has acted as a director and advisor to several public and private technology companies. During his career Mr. Snell has been recognized by “Profit” Magazine for creating one of Canada’s fastest growing start-ups, Alberta Venture Magazine for creating one of Alberta’s fastest growing companies, and has been a finalist for Entrepreneur Of The Year. In 2001 Mr. Snell was elected to the Top 40 under 40 list of greatest contributors to the City of Calgary. Mr. Snell has appeared nationally on CBC news, live on ROBtv, and has been in numerous print articles, radio interviews and local television interviews to talk about technology.