MetOcean Welcomes Emily and Laura

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia (May 10th, 2013) 

MetOcean is pleased to announce and welcome Emily MacPherson and Laura Squires to the Sales and Marketing team.

Emily brings over ten years of brand marketing and sales experience to MetOcean. Within her role, Emily MacPherson will be responsible for the expanding Buoy and Profiler product portfolio and brand marketing and advertising for the company.  Emily holds a Bachelor of Business Communications and a Bachelor of Business Administration, with a Major in Marketing and Economics.  Emily has over nine years of experience in the environmental and oceanographic field which makes her a key edition to Buoy and Profiler group.    

“If you are feeling a sense of déjà vu, you are not wrong! I am pleased to say that I started my career at MetOcean over 9 years ago and I am excited to be back where it all began. MetOcean is not only an exceptional organization with a vast array of quality oceanographic instruments, they are like family and I am proud to be a part of MetOcean,” said Emily MacPherson.

Laura Squires joins the MetOcean’s Sales and Marketing department, and is responsible for the Tracking and Locating product line and the coordination of internal sales logistics. Laura holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Major in Computing and Information Systems, and a Certificate in Human Resources Management from Saint Mary’s University. Hailing from Toronto, Ontario Laura is pleased to now call Halifax, Nova Scotia home.

“I am very excited to join MetOcean. This is a worldclass company creating innovative products and employing great talent. I am honored to have this opportunity. I look forward to supporting the company’s growth and success,” said Laura Squires.

Tony Chedrawy, President, stated “We have grown significantly over the past two years and I am pleased to welcome two great talents to our team.”

MetOcean designs and manufactures drifting buoys, environmental platforms, and the world renowned NOVATECH location and recovery locator beacons. MetOcean’s drifting buoy family consists of the following environmental monitoring, oil spill response, and search and rescue drifters: NOVA profiling float, Iridium SVP (iSVP), iSPHERE, Argosphere, SLDMB, and iSLDMB. For additional information on MetOcean’s products, please visit:  www.metocean.com

For additional information on this release, please contact: Tel: +1.902.468.2505×227