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Patriot One appoints Victoria Calvert independent director


May 31, 2019
By SP&T Staff
SP&T Staff

Victoria Calvert. PHOTO: Patriot One


TORONTO — Weapons detection technology firm Patriot One Technologies Inc. has appointed Victoria A. Calvert, professor emeritus of Entrepreneurship and International Business at the Bissett School of Business at Mount Royal University, to its board of directors effective May 29, 2019.

“Victoria has an extensive track record of success with over 30 years in international business operations and consulting,” said Scott Shepherd, Patriot One chairman, in a prepared statement. “I speak for our board and staff when I say we look forward to working with her as we begin the rollout of our PATSCAN multi-sensor covert threat detection platform on a global scale. ”

In addition to her professorship, Calvert has been an independent director at AltaGas Ltd. since Nov. 1, 2015. She is also an advisor for the Canadian Alliance for Community Service Learning (CACSL).

“I am excited to join the team at Patriot One Technologies,” said Calvert, also in a statement. “The company’s mission to be the foremost provider of innovative threat detection solutions to create safer communities nicely fits with my own passion for corporate citizenship and community engagement.”

In related news, the firm says that Dinesh Kandanchatha has resigned from the board of directors to pursue other endeavours.