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POS Chairman, John V. Cross Appointed to the Order of Canada

For Immediate Release

July 2nd, 2015

The POS Group of Companies and team extend its heartfelt congratulations to John V. Cross, Chair of the POS Bio-Sciences Board of Directors, on his appointment to the Order of Canada by his Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada

The Order of Canada, one of our country’s highest civilian honours, was established in 1967, during Canada’s centennial year, to recognize outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.   For further information please visit the Governor General website at the following URL address-

We congratulate John and thank him for his many contributions to our home province, Canada, POS and in deed the world –  for example, the company and products John started with colleagues 30 years ago, is now benefiting farmers around the globe with novel and highly productive microbial crop inoculants which stimulate crop growth by enhancing absorption of nitrogen and phosphorus.  The company John led for many years, Philom Bios was sold to Novozymes in 2007 and their stewardship has leveraged use of this technology worldwide.

For more information please contact:

Ben Kelly

Associate, Custom Processing and Business Development