October 2, 2014
VANCOUVER: Avcorp Industries Inc. (TSX: AVP) (the “Company” or “Avcorp”) The Board of Directors of Avcorp is
pleased to announce the appointment of Peter George as Chief Executive Officer, having responsibility for the overall
performance of the Avcorp group of companies, including Avcorp Industries in Delta, British Columbia and Comtek
Advanced Structures in Burlington, Ontario (“Comtek”). Mr. George’s appointment is effective immediately.
Mr. George was appointed to the Board of the Company on July 10, 2014.
Mr. George has a strong background in both turnaround and growth situations. He has worked closely with major
OEM’s in North America, Europe and Asia, and has held various senior operating leadership positions, most recently
as COO at Primus international.
Mark van Rooij will continue in his role as Board member and CEO and President of Avcorp Industries in Delta and will
report directly to Mr. George, as will Brent Collver in his role as President of Comtek.
Avcorp designs and builds major airframe structures for some of the world’s leading aircraft companies,
including BAE Systems, Boeing and Bombardier. With more than 50 years of experience, over 380 skilled
employees and 340,000 square feet of facilities in Delta BC and Burlington ON, Avcorp offers integrated
composite and metallic aircraft structures to aircraft manufacturers, a distinct advantage in the pursuit of
contracts for new aircraft designs, which require lower-cost, light weight, strong, reliable structures. Our
Burlington location also offers composite repairs for commercial aircraft. Avcorp is a Canadian public
company traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:AVP)
Sandi DiPrimo, Investor Relations Contact | 604-587-4938