25.10.2004: Meldung: WorldWater & Power Corp.: Vice President of Marketing and International Operations appointed
Friday October 22, 9:24 am ET
Former Johnson & Johnson Executive Brings Extensive Background in Domestic and International Marketing and Business Development
PENNINGTON, N.J.-- Oct. 22, 2004-- WorldWater & Power Corporation (OTCBB:WWAT - News), maker of solar energy systems, has announced the appointment of Douglas L. Washington to the position of Vice President of Marketing and International Operations. The announcement was made by Quentin T. Kelly, WorldWater Chairman and CEO.
As Vice President of Marketing and International Operations, Mr. Washington"s responsibilities will include directing the preparation of new domestic marketing approaches for the Sales department and assisting Sales in the identification and acquisition of new business opportunities. He will also help develop special projects in the U.S. market to take advantage of WorldWater"s proprietary AquaMax(TM) motor-drive technology to supply power for supermarkets, office and apartment buildings, industrial power, schools, state activities and commercial business.
Internationally, Mr. Washington will help develop business in those countries where WorldWater currently has activities, including the Philippines, as well as new potential markets in Iraq and Africa.
Prior to joining WorldWater, Mr. Washington spent several years at Johnson & Johnson, where he served as Worldwide Director of New Business Development, Consumer Sector, and Director of Business Development, Advanced Materials Company. He developed business opportunities with a variety of governmental, educational and other research institutions in the United States and in countries in Asia, Africa and elsewhere.
Later, he worked as a private consultant, specializing in biotechnology and consumer water programs. Mr. Washington had been working on a consulting basis for WorldWater for several months prior to joining the company full time.
"Doug has repeatedly demonstrated his astute, thorough approach to marketing management," said Mr. Kelly. "During his years with Johnson & Johnson, he established a breadth of knowledge fitting very closely with WorldWater"s activities. He is quite familiar with the African and Philippine markets in particular, not just with water issues but business culture and performance overall, including both private and government sectors."
About WorldWater & Power Corp.:
WorldWater & Power Corp. is a full-service, international solar engineering and water management company with unique, high-powered and patented solar technology that provides solutions to a broad spectrum of the world"s water supply and energy problems. The Company"s recently patented AquaMax(TM) solar pumping systems are capable of driving motors up to 600 horsepower. For more information about WorldWater, visit the website at www.worldwater.com, or for investor-specific information, www.trilogy-capital.com.
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