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TEKTRONIX APPOINTS SHELLEY POTTER VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

 WILSONVILLE, Ore., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Tektronix, Inc. (NYSE: TEK) today announced that Shelley Potter has been appointed to the new position of Vice President, Corporate Communications. Potter, 39, reports to John P. Karalis, Tektronix' Vice President, Corporate Development, and will work closely with both Jerry Meyer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Del Yocam, President and Chief Operating Officer. In addition, Potter will chair the Company's Corporate Communications Council responsible for policy direction and planning for communications processes, systems and programs.
 "With the creation of this position, we continue to add depth to our management team," noted Meyer. "Shelley brings 15 years of communications management experience, which will add great value to our efforts to communicate the progress we are making in our transformation."
 Potter joins Tektronix from Wyse Technology Inc. of San Jose, California, a manufacturer of personal computers, terminals and server products. At Wyse, Potter was responsible for the company's corporate and marketing communications. Previously, she was director of public relations for Honeywell Bull, Inc., manager of corporate public relations at Honeywell Inc., and a marketing support manager for Burlington Northern, Inc.
 Potter has a B.A. in English from the University of California at Berkeley where she was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honors society and was also a Regent's Scholar. She has a master's in Public Relations from Boston University.
 Tektronix is a leading manufacturer of electronics products and systems with positions of market leadership in test and measurement, computer graphics and television systems. Revenues in fiscal 1992 were $1.3 billion. The Company employed 10,191 people at the end of its most recent fiscal quarter. Tektronix is headquartered in Wilsonville, Oregon, and has operations world-wide.
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 /CONTACT: Doug Shafer, Investor Relations, 503-685-4111, or fax, 503-685-4099, or Shelley Potter, Corporate Communications, 503-685-4086, or fax, 503-685-4042, both of Tektronix/
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