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KODAK SELECTS STEFFEN AS NEW CFO

 ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) today announced that Christopher J. Steffen will become its chief financial officer on Feb. 8.
 Steffen, who in late December left his post as executive vice- president and chief financial and administrative officer of Honeywell, Inc., will succeed Paul L. Smith, who previously announced his plans to retire as a Kodak senior vice president and chief financial officer.
 "We are very pleased to have Chris Steffen join our senior management team," said Kodak chairman, president & chief executive officer Kay R. Whitmore. "He is an outstanding executive and a sound financial strategist who brings with him external perspective and the experience of having helped engineer turnarounds at Honeywell and Chrysler Corporation."
 Steffen, who will relocate to Kodak's world headquarters in Rochester, N.Y., joined Honeywell in 1989 as vice president and chief financial officer. A year later he was named executive vice president and chief financial and administrative officer, and was elected to Honeywell's board of directors.
 From 1981 to 1989 Steffen was vice president and controller of Chrysler Corporation. Before joining Chrysler, he was vice president of finance for Hyatt Corporation, corporate controller and assistant to the president of Whitman, ai?ce president and general manager of Midas Corporation, a Whitman subsidiary. Prior to that, Steffen was a manager with Price Waterhouse & Company.
 Steffen, 50, was born in Detroit. He holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of Michigan and a master's degree in business administration from Wayne State University and is a certified public accountant.
 He is a member or director of a number of professional and philanthropic organizations, including the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council.
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 /CONTACT: Ronald C. Roberts of Eastman Kodak Company, 716-724-4513/
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