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Squirrel Systems, a Leading Provider of Hospitality Point
of Sale Solutions, Appoints Bob Mackett as President

Vancouver, BC – January 7, 2007 - Marin Investments CEO and Squirrel Systems’ interim president Charles Young is pleased to announce the permanent appointment of Bob Mackett as the President of Squirrel Systems.  Bob has been participating in a leadership role on the Squirrel executive team since July 2007.  A long-time member of the Marin Investments’ team, Bob brings a rich and diverse background in sales, marketing and distribution. 

“I am delighted to join the Squirrel Systems’ team on a permanent basis and work with such an outstanding group of employees, resellers and our customers,” states Bob Mackett.  “The Squirrel product has stood the test of time and has remained a leader in the foodservice arena for over twenty years.  I look forward to working with all of our stakeholders to drive future innovation.” 

“Bob is a dynamic leader and a skilled strategist,” says Charles Young.  “We are confident that under Bob’s leadership we are positioned to deliver superior service and technology solutions to our customers.” 

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 is a privately held company.  In its 20-plus 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 over 50,000 installed workstations. As the first company to introduce touch-screen ordering into the restaurant market, it has a long track record as an innovator. To learn more about Squirrel, visit

About Marin Investments Limited

Marin manages a portfolio of assets including a mix of private operating businesses, real estate, and publicly traded equities. For private operating businesses, Marin's focus is to invest in successful, established enterprises that have a solid management team in place as well as provide additional capital where needed and/or assisting with long term strategic planning. 


Squirrel Systems
Linda Gillis 
Director, Marketing 
Phone: (604) 412-3340

Also See: Squirrel Systems Transitions to New Leadership / July 2007

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