JUPITER, FL--(May 10, 2016) - GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: GLTC) an innovator in the use of environmentally-friendly polymers for fire suppression and prevention, is pleased to announce the appointment of Victor Trotter to its board of directors. Mr. Trotter, the founder, president and chief technology officer of Fort Worth-based Trotter Controls, Inc., brings over 30 years of experience in engineering design, electronics, project management and entrepreneurial business ownership.
Mr. Trotter has been directly involved in the Wildland fire industry for over 25 years. Since July 2015, his firm has been involved in designing a turnkey FireIce Blending System to load and blend GelTech’s FireIce product on board wildland firefighting aircraft. The initial system is configured for use on the amphibious Air Tractor AT802F FireBoss aircraft but GelTech intends to offer the system for a variety of aircraft as well as land- based vehicles.
"We are delighted to add Victor to our board of directors," stated Michael Reger, GelTech's president. "As a highly talented engineer and entrepreneurial business owner with extensive relationships in the Wildland industry, Victor adds invaluable depth that will be instrumental in bringing our portfolio of products to market.”
“Having worked first hand with Michael Reger and the extraordinary team at GelTech, I couldn’t be more pleased to join the GelTech board,” stated Mr. Trotter. “I am looking forward to working with the company and its other board members to help bring GelTech’s unique, innovative and industry-leading products to market.”
About GelTech Solutions, Inc.
Founded by inventor and chief technology officer Peter Cordani, GelTech Solutions is a leading provider of innovative, environmentally friendly and cost-effective products that help government agencies, industry, agriculture and the public achieve goals such as water conservation and protecting lives, homes and property from fires. GelTech's products include FireIce, an extremely effective and versatile product used both as a suppressant to extinguish fires and a fire retardant to protect assets and property; Soil2O Dust Control and Soil Cap, products that reduce airborne particulate matter with minimal environmental impact; and GT-W14, an advanced absorbency technology to control fluid spills of all sizes, turning liquids into solid waste for easier and safer disposal. For more information on GelTech, please visit www.geltechsolutions.com
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