Printer Friendly

FARR CO. NAMES LOCKE VICE PRESIDENT-OPERATIONS

 EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Herby Locke, 55, has joined Farr Co. (NASDAQ: FARC) as vice president in charge of operations, reporting to Charles Wofford, chairman and president. In his new role, Locke will be responsible for all U.S. manufacturing operations, production planning, purchasing, cost accounting and manufacturing engineering.
 Prior to joining Farr Co., Locke held many key operating positions during his 34 years with Texas Instruments. For the past 10 years, he has served as president of Texas Instruments, Taiwan, and, before that, was the managing director of Texas Instruments, Singapore. In addition to holding a variety of operating posts in the United States, he also served overseas with Texas Instruments in Japan and England.
 Wofford commented: "Herby not only understands, but has been very successful in implementing the principles of total quality and under his leadership, Texas Instruments, Taiwan, won the first Taiwan National Quality Award. I am confident that with his broad managerial, operating and international experience, he will make significant contributions to the achievement of Farr Co.'s goals."
 Farr Co. is a leading producer of filters for particulate, liquid and gaseous filtration systems. The company has 10 manufacturing facilities in the United States as well as plants in Canada and England.
 -0- 1/25/93
 /CONTACT: Jack Carr, executive VP-finance of Farr, 310-536-6300/
 (FARC)


CO: Farr Co. ST: California IN: SU: PER

KJ-BP -- LA004 -- 8434 01/25/93 11:31 EST
COPYRIGHT 1993 PR Newswire Association LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1993 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:PR Newswire
Date:Jan 25, 1993
Words:238
Previous Article:CSF HOLDINGS ANNUAL EARNINGS QUADRUPLE TO $48.7 MILLION; NET ATTAINS RECORD HIGHS FOR BOTH FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL YEAR
Next Article:BELL INDUSTRIES REPORTS EARNINGS
Topics:


Related Articles
CHARLES WOFFORD NAMED CHAIRMAN OF FARR CO.
H.J. MEANY ELECTED CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF FARR CO.
TWO NEW DIRECTORS ELECTED TO FARR COMPANY BOARD
JOHN C. JOHNSTON JOINS FARR COMPANY AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
FARR CO. APPOINTS NEW BOARD MEMBER AND THREE NEW SENIOR VICE PRESIDENTS
JOHN C. JOHNSTON NAMED PRESIDENT AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER OF FARR COMPANY
JOHN A. SULLIVAN ELECTED DIRECTOR OF FARR COMPANY
Denis R. Brown Elected to the Board of Directors of Farr Company
Farr Names Richard C. Larson Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters