Smith joins FLIR's six-member Board of Directors, which includes Ronald L. Turner, Chairman, President and CEO of Ceridian Corporation (NYSE:CEN); W. Allen Reed, President and CEO of General Motors Investment Management Corporation; John C. Hart, retired Vice President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Board Member of Louisiana-Pacific Corporation; Steven E. Wynne, a corporate consultant and former President and CEO of adidas America, Inc.; Angus Macdonald, President of Life Sciences Consultants, Inc. and former Senior Vice President of Lehman Brothers, Inc.; and Earl R. Lewis, Chairman, President and CEO of FLIR Systems, Inc. and former President and CEO of Thermo Instrument Systems, Inc.
"We are delighted to have someone with the impeccable credentials, integrity and caliber of Mike Smith join the FLIR Board of Directors. Mike will further add to the Board's capabilities as it continues to lead this Company at a time of significant growth," said Earl Lewis, President and CEO of FLIR.
About FLIR Systems
FLIR Systems designs, manufactures and markets infrared imaging systems worldwide for a variety of applications. FLIR's imaging products are used in such diverse applications as public safety, defense, navigation, electronic newsgathering and search and rescue. Thermography products support such applications as condition monitoring, non-destructive testing, medical science, research and development, and manufacturing process control. For more information, please visit their Web site at www.flir.com.
CONTACT: FLIR System Inc., Portland Steve Bailey, 503/684-3731 www.flir.com or Neil Berkman Associates, Los Angeles 310/277-5162 info@BerkmanAssociates.com URL: http://www.businesswire.com Today's News On The Net - Business Wire's full file on the Internet with Hyperlinks to your home page. Copyright (C) 2002 Business Wire. All rights reserved.