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Their experience and guidance have helped us make the successful transition to a management owned and run business.&#8221;<br> &nbsp;</font></p> <p align="left"> <font face="Verdana" color="#FFFFFF"><font size="2"><b>Robert Rusnov</b><br> President<br> IPD Global Inc.</font><br> &nbsp;</font></td> </tr> </table></td> <td height="400" valign="top" bgcolor="#FFFFFF" width="717"> <table border="0" width="717" height="24" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="0" bgcolor="#FFFFFF"> <tr> <td height="24" align="center" bgcolor="#015294" width="49"> <b><font face="Tahoma" size="1"><a href="index.html"> <font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">HOME</span></font></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" align="center" bgcolor="#015294" width="90"><b> <font face="Tahoma" size="1" color="#FFFFFF"> <a href="experience.html"><font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">EXPERIENCE</span></font></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" align="center" bgcolor="#015294" width="69"> <b><font color="#FFFFFF" face="Tahoma" size="1"> <a href="investments.html"> <span style="text-decoration: none"> <font color="#FFFFFF">FUND III</font></span></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" width="63" align="center" bgcolor="#015294"> <b><font color="#FFFFFF" face="Tahoma" size="1"> <span style="text-decoration: none"> <a href="investments2.html"><font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">FUND IV</span></font></a></span></font></b></td> <td height="24" width="116" align="center" bgcolor="#015294"> <b><font face="Tahoma" size="1" color="#FFFFFF"> <a href="investment.html"><font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">INVESTMENT TYPES</span></font></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" align="center" bgcolor="#015294" width="67"> <b><font face="Tahoma" size="1" color="#FFFFFF"> <a href="criteria.html"><font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">CRITERIA</span></font></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" align="center" width="126" bgcolor="#015294"> <b><font face="Tahoma" size="1" color="#FFFFFF"> <a href="whatwelookfor.html"><font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">WHAT WE LOOK FOR</span></font></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" align="center" bgcolor="#FFFFFF" width="48"> <b> <font face="Tahoma" size="1" color="#FFFFFF"> <a href="team.html"><font color="#015294"> <span style="text-decoration: none">TEAM</span></font></a></font></b></td> <td height="24" align="center" bgcolor="#015294" width="81"><b> <font face="Tahoma" size="1" color="#FFFFFF"> <a href="contact.html"><font color="#FFFFFF"> <span style="text-decoration: none">CONTACT</span></font></a></font></b></td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" cellspacing="15" cellpadding="0" width="100%"> <tr> <td> <p class="bodycopy" align="left"> <font size="5" color="#015294">Our Team</font><hr noshade color="#C0C0C0" size="1"> <p class="bodycopy" align="left"><b>We create value strategically and operationally, rather than through financial engineering. Our team members have all had direct operating experience in companies.</b></p> <p class="bodycopy" align="left"> Because we are a small team and we make the decision to invest ourselves, we are very responsive. Please contact any of our team members with any questions or ideas.</p> <a href="mailto:tbowman@bedfordcapital.ca"> <img border="0" src="images/tb.htm22.jpg" align="left" hspace="10" width="100" height="131"></a><p style="direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt" align="left"> <span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699; font-weight: bold"> <a name="Tim_Bowman">Tim Bowman</a></span><span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699"> </span></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #777777"> Managing Director<br> </span> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; COLOR: #595959; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> <font size="2">416-947-1492 ext 310&nbsp; </font></span> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; COLOR: #7f7f7f; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> <font size="2"><a href="mailto:tbowman@bedfordcapital.ca"> <font color="#015294">Email</font></a></font></span></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #595959"> Tim</span><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #595959; font-weight: bold"> </span> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #595959"> began his career as a corporate and securities lawyer with Davies, Ward and Beck, and later as Vice-President, Corporate Development of Magna International. He then co-founded Apex Capital, completing buyouts of businesses in Canada and the U.S. and, in some cases, operating those businesses. Tim also was Executive Managing Director of BMO Nesbitt Burns responsible for managing over $400 million in capital invested or committed for investment in mid-market companies. He holds B.Eng., M.B.A. and LL.B. degrees and has served on numerous boards.</span></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <a href="mailto:eknox@bedfordcapital.ca"> <img border="0" src="images/ek.htm21.jpg" align="left" hspace="10" vspace="5" width="101" height="133"></a><p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699; font-weight: bold"> <a name="Elliott_Knox_">Elliott Knox</a></span><a name="Elliott_Knox_"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699"> </span></a></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #777777"> Managing Director<br> </span><font color="#595959" size="2"> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> 416-947-1492 ext 238&nbsp; </span></font><font size="2"> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; COLOR: #7f7f7f; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> <a href="mailto:eknox@bedfordcapital.ca"> <font color="#015294">Email</font></a></span></font></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <font size="2" color="#595959"> <span style="font-family: Verdana">Elliott began his career in strategic information planning and process improvement at Andersen Consulting, leaving to co-found Janna Systems and later Lealand Group, which invested in, and advised, lower mid-market companies. Mr. Knox is an experienced operator with direct senior level experience in both private and public mid-market manufacturing, distribution and service businesses. Elliott joined Bedford Capital in 1999, and has served on numerous public, private and charity boards. He holds a B. Math degree and is a Certified Management Accountant.</span></font></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <a href="mailto:dhass@bedfordcapital.ca"> <img border="0" src="images/dh.htm20.jpg" align="left" hspace="10" width="104" height="136"></a><p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699; font-weight: bold"> <a name="David_Hass">David Hass</a></span><span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699"> </span></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #777777"> Partner<br> </span> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; COLOR: #595959; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> <font size="2">416-947-1492 ext 312&nbsp; </font></span> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; COLOR: #7f7f7f; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> <font size="2"><a href="mailto:dhass@bedfordcapital.ca"> <font color="#015294">Email</font></a> </font></span></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <font size="2" color="#595959"> <span style="font-family: Verdana">David has significant experience in private equity investing and corporate development. He has been a senior account manager with the Royal Bank, Vice-President of Corporate Development at Lenbrook Inc. and the Managing Director of both the Venture Debt Fund and the Small Business Venture Fund for Royal Bank Ventures Inc. He later held senior roles at HDL Capital Corporation and was most recently the Head of Private Equity of Aquilon Capital Corporation which was acquired by the National Bank. David holds B.A and M.B.A. degrees and has served on numerous boards.</span></font></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <p> <a href="mailto:sheilamt@bedfordcapital.ca"> <img border="0" src="images/smt.ht19.jpg" align="left" hspace="10" width="100" height="131"></a></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 12.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #336699; font-weight: bold"> <a name="Sheila_Murray-Tateishi_">Sheila Murray-Tateishi </a> </span> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #777777"> <br> Senior Vice-President and CFO<br> </span><font color="#595959" size="2"> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> 416-947-1492 ext 320&nbsp; </span></font><font size="2"> <span style="FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; COLOR: #7f7f7f; FONT-WEIGHT: normal"> <a href="mailto:sheilamt@bedfordcapital.ca"> <font color="#015294">Email</font></a></span></font></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #595959"> Sheila began her career as a chartered accountant at Price Waterhouse. She is experienced in managing financial affairs in developing companies, most recently as CFO of Techbanc Inc. Previously, Sheila was SVP, Treasurer and CFO of Nelvana Limited, managing its finances during critical growth years, and during its transition to a public company. She was also formerly CFO of Security Pacific Bank (Canada). Sheila holds B.A. (Business) and M.B.A. degrees.</span></p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <u1:p> <p style="text-align: left; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed; vertical-align: baseline; punctuation-wrap: simple; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt"> &nbsp;</td> </tr> </table></td> <td width="13" background="images/right_edge.gif" bgcolor="#CCCCCC">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="3" align="left"><a href="javascript:print()"> <img src="images/footer.gif" border="0" width="991" height="31"></a></td> </tr> </table> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </body> </html>