Ariane Controls wins 1st prize for best growing business in VC contest

Quebec City, April 4 2006 - Ariane Controls was awarded with the 1st prize in the Growing business category at the 10th annual Anges financiers de Montréal gala held on March 29.

The prize was presented by Canada Economic Development in front of 200 people from the business community and came with a 10,000$ check.


'The level of the 20 selected finalists was very high. We think that it outlined the organizer's seriousness in the selection process' said Jean -Pierre Fournier, Ariane Controls' President. 'In such a context, we are honored to have been granted the first place. This recognition will certainly help us to buckle our current financing round by finding other partners'.

The objective of the Anges financiers de Montréal's gala is to create an opportunity for young innovative entrepreneurs to present their project to experimented business people looking to invest in them. The event, presented by economic Development Canada, is organized jointly by the Foundation of the mayor of Montreal and the Young Chamber of Commerce of Montreal. ________________________________________

Ariane Controls is a Powerline Communication (PLC) Technology developer offering highly differentiated networking solutions. With its unique & enabling Technology, Ariane Controls provides Components suppliers and Systems integrators (OEM's) with the least expensive, most reliable solutions for residential, commercial & industrial building automation and public utilities applications.

-30 -

Source : Francis Raveneau, Ariane Controls
(418) 874 -1919 x207

Featured Product

VMP EREN-42E1K 19-inch Equipment Rack Enclosure

VMP EREN-42E1K 19-inch Equipment Rack Enclosure

Now shipping, the new 42 rack space EREN-42E1K 19-inch Equipment Rack Enclosure is newest and largest member of VMP's EREN Series. "The EREN Series has been designed for use with a multitude of security, audio, video, and communication components, and the EREN-42E1K is a sizable upgrade in both depth and weight capacity to our popular EREN-42E 19-inch equipment rack enclosure," explained Keith Fulmer, president of VMP. "The EREN-42E1K has a usable depth of 33 inches and a durable load capacity of 1,300 lbs. (a 30 percent increase from the EREN-42E) to fit just about any and every need." The cost-effective, portable, and fully welded EREN family of 19-inch equipment rack enclosures has been designed for installations where protected components are a necessity. The EREN Series, which comes complete with integrated cooling fans and lockable, removable side panels (with optional locks) allows for the organization of multiple electronic components, while at the same time protecting them from thermal issues, as well as damage or theft. Additional EREN Series specifications include: works with all standard 19-inch rack equipment and accessories; rails threaded with standard 10-32 threading; tempered glass front door; double swing steel rear door; adjustable front and rear rails; vented top and bottom; top and bottom cable routing knockouts; reversible hinged front and rear door; casters and leveling feet; ships assembled; EREN-42E1K MSRP: $1,499.00