SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES ADDS BUGLIARELLO TO BOARD
SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES ADDS BUGLIARELLO TO BOARD BOHEMIA, N.Y., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Symbol Technologies Inc.
(NYSE:SBL), the world leader in bar code-based data capture systems, announced the election at today's annual meeting of shareholders of Dr. George Bugliarello to the company's Board of Directors.
President of Brooklyn-based Polytechnic University since 1973, Dr. Bugliarello is an engineer and educator with a broad background ranging from civil engineering to computer languages, biomedical engineering and fluid mechanics. He holds a doctor of science degree in engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "Symbol is pleased to have Dr. Bugliarello as a member of our board," said Dr. Jerome Swartz, chairman and chief executive officer, Symbol Technologies. "His wealth of experience and knowledge will certainly add strength to Symbol's board." Dr. Bugliarello, a member of several scientific organizations, is past chairman of the board of Science and Technologies for International Development of the National Academy of Sciences. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and is the U.S. member of the Science for Stability Steering Group of the Scientific Affairs Division of NATO. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of several organizations including the Long Island Lighting Company. His international experience includes the position of consultant abroad for UNESCO and OECD, assignments as specialist for the U.S. Department of State in Venezuela and Central Africa, a NATO Senior Faculty Fellowship at the Technical University in Berlin, membership on the U.S.-Egypt Joint Consultative Committee of the National Academy of Sciences and membership on the Scientific Committee of the Summer School on Environmental Dynamics in Venice. Dr. Bugliarello, founder and author of "Technology in Society -- An International Journal," has authored some two hundred professional papers and is the author, co-author or editor of many books. Symbol Technologies Inc. is the world leader in bar code- based data capture systems with nearly two million scanners and terminals installed. The company designs, manufactures and markets bar code reading equipment, portable data terminals and radio frequency data communications products which are used as strategic building blocks in technology systems for retailing, package and parcel delivery, warehousing and distribution, manufacturing, health care and other industries. -0- 5/4/92 CONTACT: Michael G. Archambault of Symbol Technologies, 516-244-4632, Nancy Tully/Sheila O'Connor, Symbol Technologies 516-244-4193, or Tom Breunig of Miller Communications 617-536-0470/ (SBL) CO: Symbol Technologies ST: New York IN: CPR SU: PER
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