OPEL Technologies Inc. (TSX-V: OPL) and OPEL Solar Inc. (collectively “OPEL” or “the Company”), a global supplier of solar tracker systems and other solar related products, and a semiconductor device and process developer, announced that it has been selected for the second time as a member of the “2012 TSX Venture 50”, a ranking of strong performing companies listed on TSX Venture Exchange.
The 2012 TSX Venture 50 is comprised of ten companies from each of five sectors: Clean Technology, Mining, Oil & Gas, Diversified Industries, and Technology & Life Sciences. The 50 companies were chosen based on the following criteria, with equal weighting assigned to each: share price appreciation, trading volume, market capitalization growth and analyst coverage.
“As a technology Company that consistently advances its solar and semiconductor businesses, OPEL is proud to again be a member of this elite group of companies on the TSX Venture Exchange,” said Leon M. Pierhal, CEO of OPEL Technologies. “Capitalizing on innovation and new market opportunities for solar technology and our state of the art semiconductor POET process continues to drive our success at OPEL. We look forward to persistently growing our offerings.”
In a summary statement, Mr. Pierhal added, “As technological strides and economic developments in both businesses continue to be achieved, we will proceed to quantify and verify each breakthrough or event. Once we are able to do so, we will disseminate the material information on a timely basis.”