Prosilica Inc. Officially Renamed Allied Vision Technologies Canada Inc.
February 11, 2010
Prosilica’s integration into the Allied Vision Technologies group is
now complete. Effective February 1, 2010, the former Prosilica Inc.
with headquarters in Burnaby, BC, Canada, is now incorporated as Allied
Vision Technologies Canada Inc. This step completes the integration
process of both companies.
The new chief executive officer of
Allied Vision Technologies Canada Inc. is Michael Cyros, who also heads
AVT’s subsidiary in the USA, Allied Vision Technologies Inc. Cyros is
now in charge of the whole American operations of AVT, which includes
the Burnaby, BC R&D and production site as well as the Newburyport,
MA sales office. Steve Prescesky remains President and COO of AVT
Full Service From Coast to Coast“With
AVT Canada Inc. and AVT Inc. Now sharing joint operations, we now rely
on a strong base on the American continent”, commented Michael Cyros.
“Thanks to our two sites on the East and West coast, we are now able to
provide customers in the Americas with an even higher level of local
service for AVT’s fully integrated camera range”.
Technologies acquired Prosilica in July 2008. The Canadian camera
manufacturer had established itself in the market by
pioneering the technology of digital cameras with Gigabit Ethernet
interface (GigE Vision). Prosilica’s GigE Vision product lineup and
sales channels have been fully integrated into Allied Vision
Technologies’ camera range since 2009.