Innotech Aviation Appoints Dave Barker Sales Manager for Central U.S. Region

Montreal, Quebec. September 23, 2010…… Innotech Aviation, a division of the Innotech-Execaire Aviation Group, has appointed Dave Barker as manager of its Central U.S. sales division. Based in Dallas, TX, Barker will be responsible for sales of Innotech’s technical services to clients in this key U.S. region.

Innotech’s services include business jet interior completions, refurbishments, MRO, engineering, avionics, STCs and paint applications. To date, it has performed over 100 Bombardier Global Express and Challenger aircraft and over 120 Hawker Beechcraft interior completions, as well as a wide range of interior refurbishments and reconfigurations on in-service aircraft, including Global Express, Challenger, Gulfstream, Falcon Jet, and Cessna Citation aircraft.

Barker brings over 14 years sales experience to the role, and has an extensive background in the aerospace industry. He has worked for Bombardier Flexjet as sales support analyst and sales director, West Coast U.S., as well as sales director for Honda Aircraft Company, U.S. West Coast and Mexico, and also for Aerospace Concepts Phoenix jet program as its U.S. sales director.

Innotech Aviation’s sales and marketing director, Tony Rawlinson said, “Dave brings a superior skill set as manager of our Central U.S. sales division. We are confident he will be an excellent addition to our team.

“Covering Texas to Michigan, and based in Dallas, he is well positioned to serve our growing customer base in the region, and will continue to introduce the services we offer to customers operating large and midsize aircraft.”

From its Montreal facilities, Innotech Aviation offers a complete range of maintenance, completion, paint, avionics and refurbishment services to clients across North America and internationally. Its 180,000 sq.ft. facility has one of the most modern and complete ranges of specialized tooling, certified spares, processes, mechanical and avionics support in the industry.

Innotech Aviation is part of the Innotech-Execaire Aviation Group, a uniquely structured subsidiary of IMP Group International, Inc., with 850 employees in locations across Canada and the US.

Specializing in business aircraft sales, interior completions, service, repair & overhaul, NDT, interior/exterior refurbishing, flight operations, aircraft management and charters, and supported by FBOs, the group holds a wide variety of sales and service designations and authorizations.

IMP Group International Inc. is a diversified multinational Canadian corporation with 3,500 employees in four countries. The company has extensive interests in aerospace, manufacturing, airlines and general aviation services, industrial marine products, real estate and hotels.