Veteran entrepreneur and technology executives will bring expertise to the OceanGate Inc. board.
The company recently appointed Geoffrey Barker and Lee Thompson to serve on the Board of Directors.
“We are pleased to welcome Geof and Lee to our board,” said Stockton Rush, Chairman and CEO. “Each new director brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in their respective industries. Their combined business, technical and financial experience will prove valuable as we expand OceanGate’s business into the commercial and government sectors. In addition, both will be a tremendous asset as we grow and evaluate strategic opportunities.”
About OceanGate Inc.
OceanGate Inc. pioneers access to the world’s oceans for research, exploration and commercialisation through manned deep-sea submersible solutions. Drawing on its broad industry experience, that leverages partnerships and adaptive technologies; the team develops cost effective solutions to increase capacity, mobility and flexibility for its clients. Submersible solutions open the oceans for academic and research institutions, commercial enterprises, government agencies, non-profit institutions and media and content producers.
OceanGate Inc. will be participating in the BioMarine Business Convention, October 24-25, 2012, London.