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Dytran Instruments, Inc. - Chatsworth, CA

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Shephard Girion Named General Manager For Dytran Instruments, Inc.

Press release date: Aug 15, 2016

August 15, 2016 – Chatsworth, California, USA – Dytran Instruments, Inc. ( a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, dynamic force and pressure sensors, cables, and associated electronics, is pleased to announce that Shephard (Shep) Girion has been named general manager.

In his new position, Shep is responsible for scaling the organization to meet significant increasing sales volume while managing the company’s P&L, building an even stronger customer-focused management infrastructure which maintains excellent customer relations, improving efficiencies and setting metrics for key division objectives.

Shep is skilled in managing complex technical organizations and an effective communicator who continually builds solid customer relations. He is a strong executive team leader with successes in driving organizational process changes that improve P&L performance and sales growth.

Mike Change, president and CEO, commented, “Shep brings over 20 years experience as an executive team leader in a variety of areas including General Manager, Programs, and Operations. He has acted as a catalyst in establishing strategic vision and tactical leadership in electronics and aerospace manufacturing industries. Shep has demonstrated capabilities in meeting both corporate goals and customer commitments.”

Shep’s extensive industry experience includes serving as General Manager of Aitech Defense Systems Inc., Director of program management for Curtiss-Wright Controls, Senior Program manager at Orbital Sciences Corporation, and Senior Program Manager for Lockheed Martin, Librascope.

Shep holds a BS in Applied Mathematics and an MBA from California State University.

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About Dytran Instruments, Inc.:

Established in 1980, Dytran Instruments, Inc. ( is a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, force and pressure transducers, and associated electronics. Dytran products are used extensively in aerospace, automotive, test and measurement and industrial applications. Dytran products are widely utilized for on-board measurements in a variety of aerospace, commercial and military applications. Dytran maintains a world-class facility in Chatsworth (Los Angeles) California, USA for the design, development and manufacture of accelerometers, cables and accessories. This vertically integrated facility includes engineering, administrative, manufacturing, and automated machining capabilities. In addition, Dytran products are available worldwide via a network of distributors and representatives.

Dytran Instruments, Inc.

21592 Marilla St.

Chatsworth, CA 91311

Ph: 818-700-7818

Fax: 818-700-7880