News | 08/28/2003 4:00 am EDT
Aurel Langlois, longtime executive with Interactive Multimedia Arts & Technologies (IMAT), is leaving the organization to take a business development position with Toronto-based ideé inc. He will begin his new position at the end of August. A soon-to-be released media notice of his departure from IMAT reads, "The departure of Mr. Langlois had been planned for some time, with the knowledge and cooperation of the IMAT Board of Directors. Mr. Langlois will remain active with the association as a consultant and member of the Board of Directors…The Board has begun the process of finding a new Executive Director, one who has the skills to take industry issues to government, design program initiatives relevant to the industry, and manage the day-to-day operations of the association." In a note to CNM, Langlois notes that he will continue to work as an industry volunteer in other capacities, as well.