SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- - SaviCorp® (OTCPK:SVMI)
Serge Monros, Founder, Chief Executive Officer/Chief Technology Officer and Victor Chu, President, SaviCorp, announced today that Ed Martinez has been named Director of Information Technology, reporting directly to Mr. Chu. In addition, the company announced contract extensions for key executives Rick Thomas, Chief Marketing Consultant, and Jerry Jacobsen, Senior Vice President, Media and Communications (executive bios at www.savicorp.com).
"Ed brings his depth and experience within information technology innovations, and we look forward to the many contributions that he will make toward building world-class systems and infrastructures supporting our operations and internet strategy," said Chu.
"I am very pleased to join SaviCorp, and look forward to being a part of this dynamic management team," commented Mr. Martinez. "My focus will be to ensure that our technical capabilities are maximized to provide the top-level efficiencies and interfaces from within current market trends in technology."
After 20 years as an Army soldier, aviation crew chief and pilot, Ed Martinez previously worked as IT Director for Gateway Educational Products (makers of Hooked on Phonics), Chief Information Officer for Micro Optics Design Corporation, and as an IT executive for Donner Corp, an investment banking firm. As President of his consulting firm, his most noted clients include Miramax Films, KJam Media, Legit & Platt and MicroMedia Filtration.
"As key executives leading our marketing and communications efforts," Victor Chu continued, "Serge and I are also pleased to continue our working relationship with Rick Thomas and Jerry Jacobsen as they move to significantly develop our brand building initiatives across multiple platforms - critical in helping us achieve our future growth objectives and increase shareholder value. As part of our senior team, their combined business acumen and media counsel have been invaluable."
SaviCorp, recent recipient of a pollution control system patent via company Founder, CEO and CTO Serge Monros (patent no. 8,360,038 B2, 01/29/13) is a U.S.-based pioneer in automotive technology innovations and products that reduce harmful emissions and improve fuel efficiency (including its flagship DynoValve).
For more information about SaviCorp and their signature DynoValve product, visit www.savicorp.com
DynoValve Saves Gas and Cuts Emissions Video - or www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuJwIxXqFhU
SaviCorp (savicorp.com) is an innovative automotive technology company that licenses, manufactures, distributes and services an array of patented technologies and products that reduce harmful emissions and improve fuel efficiency. The Company, an evolution of more than twenty years of automotive engine emissions testing, materials research and development, was formed to create, support and license our patented supplementary vehicle Emissions Reduction Technologies (ERT) to reduce emissions and improve efficiency. Using proprietary methods and processes, the Company's flagship DynoValve® system protects the environment, lessens an engine's carbon offsets, increases gas mileage, and improves engine performance resulting in dramatic savings in both fuel and oil.
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