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Squirrel Systems Transitions to New Leadership
July 10, 2007 - Squirrel Systems’ interim president Charles Young, announced today the addition of Bob Mackett to Squirrel Systems’ executive team.  A long-time member of the Marin Investments’ team, Bob comes to Squirrel with a strong sales, marketing and distribution background.  His role will be to coordinate the strategic direction of the Company and to strengthen the focus on sales and marketing. 

“With several significant projects scheduled for release in the immediate future, Bob’s background makes him an ideal fit for this challenging role,” says Marin CFO Victor Grundy.  “Marin is committed to continuing our investment in Squirrel Systems and further developing the product line.” 

“I’m very excited about participating in the future of Squirrel Systems,” states Bob Mackett.  “We are in the process of adding resources in a number of key areas including research and development to facilitate growth and innovation.  Ensuring that these developments are brought to the market in a timely and positive way is both a good challenge and a great opportunity for the Company and all of our stakeholders.”

Squirrel home office staff welcome a new executive team member
Bob Mackett with Marin CFO Victor Grundy (center)
About Squirrel Systems

Squirrel Systems is a leading total solutions provider of point of sale and management systems for independent and chain establishments, including restaurants and food and beverage operations in hotels, resorts and clubs. Headquartered in Vancouver, Squirrel Systems and Squirrel Systems Canada are privately held companies. In its 23 years of operation, Squirrel has earned a reputation for innovation and excellence by meeting and exceeding the needs of more than 10,000 customers with 50,000 installed Squirrel workstations. As the first company to introduce touch-screen ordering into the restaurant market, Squirrel has a long and continued track record as an innovator in the restaurant point-of-sale industry. To learn more about Squirrel, visit

About Marin Investments Limited

Marin manages a portfolio of assets containing a mix of private operating businesses, real estate, and publicly traded equities.  For private operating businesses, Marin’s preference is to invest in successful, established enterprises that have a solid management team in place.  Ideally, there is a need for further equity to support and elevate the business to a higher level. 

Marin’s on-going role is to pro-actively assist the operating management team in adding strategic value to the business. 


Squirrel Systems
Linda Gillis 
Director, Marketing


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