Canadian MEMS Foundry was named as a finalist for Global Business Award

October 30, 2008

Edmonton, Alberta, October 30, 2008 – Micralyne Inc., a world leading independent MEMS Manufacturer, was a finalist for the Export Development Canada (EDC) Global Business of the Year award presented by the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters.

The Edmonton based MEMS Foundry was recognized for the success of a Canadian company adapting product and sales techniques to develop new export markets during the last five years.

“Globally, Micralyne has held an excellent track record in MEMS Development”, said Jim Ramsden, VP of Business Development “We have been able to enter global markets and be successful by developing excellent marketing tools that reach our global audience. We were excited to be a finalist for an award that recognized our global efforts.”

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters
Canada’s largest trade and industry association, CME promotes the continuous improvement of Canadian manufacturing and exporting through engagement of government at all levels.  Its mandate is to promote the competitiveness of Canadian manufacturers and enable the success of Canadian goods and services exporters in markets around the world. www.cme-mec.ca

About Micralyne
Micralyne is one of the world’s largest independent MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) manufacturers. MEMS technology is built on the premise of making industrial components smaller, faster and less expensive. Micralyne’s micron-scale solutions (i.e. 1000 microns = 1 millimetre) are found in automotive sensors for control systems, lab-on-a-chip devices for drug discovery, optical switching technology in telecommunication networks, and precise measurement devices for oil and gas exploration. Micralyne is a fast growing company headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. www.micralyne.com

For further information contact:
Isaac Saraga
Marketing & Communications Associate
Micralyne Inc.
1911 – 94 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T6N 1E6
Phone: 780-431-4403
isaacs@micralyne.com
www.micralyne.com