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Dytran Instruments, Inc. - Chatsworth, CA

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Dytran Names Director of Sales

Press release date: Jan 02, 2007

Dytran Instruments, Chatsworth, CA, has announced that Kevin Westhora has accepted the position of Director of Sales. Kevin joins Dytran with a Mechanical Engineering degree and 15 years with Sensotec (Honeywell and Lebow, through acquisition) as Technical Sales Specialist, Regional Manager, and Director of Sales. Kevin's background is strong in strain gage and micromachined pressure sensors, load cells, torque cells and instrumentation. Kevin will continue to be located in Ohio as Dytran expands its sales coverage to the East Coast time zone.

Going forward, Westhora's track record of customer service, hitting sales targets, and implementing a sales process with some of the industries largest sensor companies will be the catalyst for Dytran to continue its recent growth mode. David Change, V.P., Sales and Marketing commented, "We are very excited about the pace we are on and we look forward to the challenges ahead. As someone who has been there, Kevin will help us meet those challenges."

Company Information: Established in 1980, Dytran Instruments, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric accelerometers, force and pressure transducers along with associated electronics. Dytran products are used extensively in test and measurement and industrial applications. Additionally, Dytran products are also widely utilized for on-board measurements in aerospace, commercial and military applications.

Dytran maintains a world class manufacturing facility in Chatsworth (near Los Angeles) California. This vertically integrated facility includes engineering, administrative, manufacturing and automated machining capabilities. Dytran products are distributed by a worldwide network of distributors and representatives.

For Editorial and Technical Information Contact:

Bruce B. Lent Dytran Instruments, Inc. 21592 Marilla Street Chatsworth, CA 91311 Tel: 818.700.7818 Fax: 818-700-7880