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New Positions for Key Personnel at Eriez Magnetics

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New Positions for Key Personnel at Eriez Magnetics

Press release date: July 3, 2008

ERIE, PA, July 3 - EriezĀ® Magnetics, world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory and inspection applications, announces the appointment of Andy Lewis to the newly created position of Vice-President - International. Andy joined Eriez in 1976 and has served as Managing Director of Eriez-Europe since 1995, during which time the Company experienced significant growth and profitability. According to President and CEO Tim Shuttleworth, "In his new role, Andy will manage all of Eriez' Affiliate Companies/Regional Headquarters except for the Eriez-CPT businesses in Canada and Brazil." He continued, "From his base at Eriez-Europe, Andy will lead the Sales and Business Development of Eriez' Affiliates and serve as Chairman, Eriez-Europe." Also, Paul Fears has been appointed to the position of Managing Director, Eriez-Europe reporting to Andy Lewis. Fears joined the company in 1989 as Marketing Executive. His most recent assignment has been as Marketing Director of Eriez-Europe. Paul takes the reins of the company's largest operation apart from the Erie World Headquarters. President Shuttleworth commented, "His energy and International Business experience have prepared him well for his new responsibilities." Eriez-CPT Canada and Eriez-CPT Brazil, manufacturers of Column Flotation Systems for the Minerals Processing Industry, will continue to report through Mike Mankosa, Vice President - Operations, while Eriez-North America's Export Sales Group will continue under the direction of Charlie Ingram, Vice President - Sales and Marketing. Eriez is recognized as world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory and inspection applications. The company's magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, x-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through eleven international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online readers, visit or send e-mail to Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506. Contact: Ed Stevens, Stevens Baron Communications Keith Jones, Eriez


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