Alpha Technologies Appoints President and CEO

June 11, 2006 by Jeff Shepard

Alpha Technologies Ltd. announced the appointment of Mark W. Schnarr as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 1, 2006.

Mr. Schnarr brings 30 years business management, marketing, and entrepreneurial experience to the company. Previously Executive Vice President TELUS and President, TELUS Ventures, he has held a variety of executive positions related to the creation and growth of new business ventures, marketing of products and services, management of international operations, and introduction of emerging technologies.

Mr. Schnarr received his Bachelor of Arts (Marketing) degree from the School of Business Administration and Economics, Simon Fraser University, and has his Canadian Securities Course Certificate. He has been a board member with a number of organizations including TELUS International, Vision Critical, IP Unity, Apparent Networks and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.