RIVERTON, Utah, Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LiqTech International, Inc. (OTC BB: LIQT) announced today that Company has appointed Tim Rogers as the Director of International Sales and Marketing.
Mr. Rogers, prior to joining Liqtech International A/S, held the positions of interim Chief Executive Officer and Board Director for Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. from September 2010 until the merger with Catalytic Solutions later that year. Prior to that he served as Executive VP of global operations with Clean Diesel since joining them in 2004. Prior to Clean Diesel he was Director of Sales and Marketing for ADAS Consulting, Ltd, a former UK government agency, focusing on the living and growing environment and providing lead and policy consultancy to the UK government and industry. From 1993 to 2002, Mr. Rogers served as a Global Business Manager of The Associated Octel Company Ltd, a multinational petrochemical company based in the UK. Mr. Rogers formed Octel's Emission Technology business unit developing new emission control technology and setting up Adastra Ltd, a retrofit emission control company. Mr. Rogers has been in the petrochemicals business for nearly 25 years. In that time he has worked for The Exxon Corporation and Ethyl Petroleum where he held roles in R&D, international sales and business management. Mr. Rogers has a background in agriculture and mechanical/production engineering, studying at the Brooks University in Oxford.
Lasse Andreassen, CEO of LiqTech International, stated, "It is a testament to our core values and reputation as a young dynamic company that we have been able to attract a candidate of such international standing and reputation that Timothy comes with. Having received so much positive feedback from our existing and potential customers after going public in August, he joins us at an important time for LiqTech as we are expanding our product line and targeting the international markets in need of LiqTech's products. Timothy's wealth of experience will allow us to focus on the critical areas of growth and we are pleased to welcome him to our team."
ABOUT LIQTECH INTERNATIONAL, INC.LiqTech International, Inc., a Nevada corporation ("LiqTech"), is an award winning cleantech company that for more than a decade has developed and provided state-of-the-art technologies for gas and liquid purification using ceramic silicon carbide filters, particularly, highly specialized filters for the control of soot exhaust particles from diesel engines and for water filtration. It also manufactures kiln furniture. Using nanotechnology, LiqTech develops proprietary products using patented silicon carbide technology. LiqTech's products are based on unique silicon carbide membranes which facilitate new applications and improve existing technologies.Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains "forward-looking statements." Although the forward-looking statements in this release reflect the good faith judgment of management, forward-looking statements are inherently subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to be materially different from those discussed in these forward-looking statements. Readers are urged to carefully review and consider the various disclosures made by us in the our reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the risk factors that attempt to advise interested parties of the risks that may affect our business, financial condition, results of operation and cash flows. If one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or if the underlying assumptions prove incorrect, our actual results may vary materially from those expected or projected. Readers are urged not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect any event or circumstance that may arise after the date of this release. Contact:DC Consulting, LLC407-792-3332 firstname.lastname@example.org SOURCE LiqTech International, Inc.