Denver, Colorado (January 25, 2005): Intermap Technologies, (IMP - TSX) announced today that the growth of its NEXTMap USA program has resulted in an increase in its sales staff. Robert Eadie has been named director Northeastern United States.
Robert has over 15 years experience in the GIS, mapping and remote sensing industries. His background includes a Bachelors degree in Geography and Computer Science from University College Cork, Ireland and a Masters degree in Environmental Remote Sensing and GIS from Aberdeen University, Scotland. He has also held three positions on the Rocky Mountain Region of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing board of directors including president in 1999. His primary responsibilities will include the management and expansion of the NEXTMap USA program in the Northeast as well as supporting the overall expansion of the program in strategic regions of the U.S.
"Robert brings a pioneering spirit to the Intermap sales team, which is well suited for our NEXTMap USA expansion plans," stated Intermap vice president of sales and marketing, Michael Bullock. "Intermap is very pleased to have Robert join our team. His experience and background will further strengthen and expand our sales efforts in the Northeast as well as strategic markets across the U.S."
"With Intermap's growth within the GIS and mapping industry I am proud to be a member of such a distinguished team," commented Robert. "I am excited about my opportunity to further expand the NEXTMap USA program and contribute to the success of Intermap's visionary approach."
Intermap is digitally remapping entire countries, building unprecedented national databases, called NEXTMap, of highly accurate digital topographic maps (including elevation). Customers purchase Intermap's high-quality, low-cost data to facilitate better decision-making for numerous commercial, governmental, military and consumer applications.
Demand for NEXTMap data is growing as new commercial applications are emerging, including geographical information systems (GIS), engineering planning, transportation, automotive, navigation, flood, irrigation, environmental management and planning, telecommunications network planning, aviation, simulation and 3D visualization. Internet applications include virtual tours, topographic maps and computer games. The products are also used to add interactive intelligence to airborne and satellite images.
Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Intermap employs more than 250 people worldwide, with offices in Calgary, Ottawa, Munich and Jakarta. Intermap is publicly traded on the TSX Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol IMP. For more information, visit www.intermap.com.
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