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BURR-BROWN CORP. ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE CHANGES

 BURR-BROWN CORP. ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE CHANGES
 TUCSON, Ariz., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- James J. Burns announced


today that he is retiring as president, chief executive officer and director of Burr-Brown Corp. (NASDAQ: BBRC). The Burr-Brown board elected its chairman, Thomas R. Brown Jr., as successor president and chief executive officer, effective immediately.
 Burns, citing personal reasons for his resignation, joined Burr-Brown in 1971 when its sales were $7.3 million and oversaw the company's growth to sales of $178.6 million in 1991. Brown founded Burr-Brown in 1956 and was its president until succeeded by Burns in 1976. Brown stated that, "Jim Burns' vision was largely responsible for the company's growth to an international company with operations in the U.S., Europe and Japan."
 Burr-Brown Corp. is an international leader in the design and marketing of electronic components. Its products range from precision linear integrated circuits and mixed signal integrated circuits to data collection systems and personal computer instrumentation. The company's circuits are used in analog and digital signal processing applications found in medical instrumentation, factory automation, automatic test equipment, process control and consumer products.
 The company has manufacturing facilities in Tucson; Livingston, Scotland; and Atsugi, Japan. Sales and distribution locations are in the United States, Japan, Germany, France, England, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Austria and Italy.
 For additional information, write to Burr-Brown Corp., P.O. Box 11400, Tucson, AZ 85734, or call Robert E. Switz, vice president and chief financial officer, at 602-746-7366.
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 /CONTACT: Robert E. Switz, VP and CFO of Burr-Brown, 602-746-7366/
 (BBRC) CO: Burr-Brown Corp. ST: Arizona IN: CPR SU: PER


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