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TEKTRONIX NAMES RICHARD I. KNIGHT VICE PRESIDENT FOR TECHNOLOGY

TEKTRONIX NAMES RICHARD I. KNIGHT VICE PRESIDENT FOR TECHNOLOGY
 BEAVERTON, Ore., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard I. Knight, 44, was named today as vice president for Technology, Tektronix (NYSE: TEK) said. Knight will be responsible for the company's competitive technology strategy and he will direct the activities of Tektronix Laboratories, Tek's highly regarded research and development operation.
 Tektronix is a leading manufacturer of electronics products and systems in the areas of test & measurement, computer graphics and television systems equipment.
 "Continued introduction of innovative products to the marketplace is the lifeblood of this company," said Jerome J. Meyer, chairman and chief executive officer. "In this newly created role, Dick will report to me and be responsible for ensuring technology and innovation remain strategic weapons for Tektronix."
 Knight comes to the position with more than 20 years management and research experience in high technology. He has held several group vice president posts at Tektronix, including vice president and general manager for the Systems Group (now part of the Test & Measurement Group). He was also vice president for Test & Measurement Marketing.
 He joined Tektronix in 1978 after eight years in a variety of management and research management positions at Watkins-Johnson Co. Knight received his B.S. degree in physics from Indiana University in 1969 and his M.S. degree in physics from the University of Illinois in 1973.
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 /CONTACT: Doug Babb of Tektronix, 503-627-7336/
 (TEK) CO: Tektronix ST: Oregon IN: CPR SU: PER SC -- SE012 -- 2472 11/07/91 19:24 EST
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