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GestureTek Inc., the leader in Gesture Control and Recognition technology for Interactive Displays, Digital Signage, and Health Applications is Purchased by its Co-Founder, Co-CEO Vincent John Vincent

Jul 26 2012


GestureTek Inc., and GestureTek Canada Inc. have announced the sale of all of its remaining assets and IP rights to Vincent John Vincent, the company's Co-CEO, and original Co-Founder. The acquisition of the company in its entirety means the company will carry on as the leader in Interactive Gesture Controlled Displays for Public, Corporate and Institutional Installations, as well as Digital Signage, and Health Applications. The company will remain in the same location, and will be called GestureTek Systems Inc.

GestureTek invented and led the Gesture Control Revolution over the last 25 plus years, contributing all kinds of products categories such as immersive onscreen video gesture control, interactive surfaces, point and control from a distance, camera based multitouch, as well as inventing 3D gesture regonition using 3D depth cameras ( the technology which can be found in today's Kinect camera ). GestureTek is covered by over 18 patents worldwide, and has amassed enormous experience installing well over 6,000 gesture-based technologies systems in entertainment facilities, museums, retail locations, advertising campaigns, digital signage networks, and other public and private venues.

"I am very proud of what we have accomplished over the last 25 plus years, and look forward to what we will be delivering in the future," says Vincent John Vincent, Co-Founder. "GestureTek Systems will continue to deploy our state of the art gesture controlled technology in the digital signage/public display and health markets. We look forward to supporting our existing customers and continuing to leverage our network of dealers and distributors to add new customers in these growing markets."

Erol Vekil, who has been with the company as the Director of International Sales for 5 years, and who has successfully run multiple multinational technology companies, and divisions, in multiple locations, around the world, has been appointed President of GestureTek Systems Inc.

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GestureTek
GestureTek®, founded in 1986, is the inventor, pioneer, evangelist and world leader in computer vision control and gesture recognition systems for presentation, information and entertainment systems. In the past 25 years, GestureTek has delivered over 6,000 interactive solutions for location-based entertainment facilities, public spaces, corporate locations, retail stores and hospitality venues. The company's head office is in Toronto, Canada. Learn more at www.gesturetek.com or call (800) 315-1189 or (416) 340-9290.

Contact: Vincent John Vincent, GestureTek Systems Inc., 416-340-9290 x 222 vincent@gesturetek.com


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GestureTek technologies have international patent protection. U.S. patents include: 5,534,917 (Video Gesture Control Motion Detection);
7,058,204 (Multiple Camera Control System, Point to Control Base Patent); 7,421,093 (Multiple Camera Tracking System for Interfacing With an Application);
7,227,526 (Stereo Camera Control, 3D-Vision Image Control System); 7,379,563 (Two Handed Movement Tracker Tracking Bi-Manual Movements);
7,379,566 (Optical Flow-Based Tilt Sensor For Phone Tilt Control); 7,389,591 (Phone Tilt for Typing & Menus/Orientation-Sensitive Signal Output);
7,430,312 (Five Camera 3D Face Capture).

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