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WESTINGHOUSE NAMES JAMES F. WATSON PRESIDENT OF THERMO KING

 PITTSBURGH, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- James F. Watson has been named president of Thermo King Corporation, it was announced by Burton B. Staniar, Westinghouse Electric Corporation (NYSE: WX) group president.
 Watson, 55, replaces Thomas P. Costello, who last week was named a group president of Westinghouse.
 "I am delighted that we have such an outstanding executive as Jim to succeed Tom and lead the excellent management team at Thermo King to even greater heights of performance," said Staniar.
 Watson is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a bachelor's degree in engineering. He began his Westinghouse career in 1960 as a manufacturing engineer at the semiconductor division, where he progressed to operations manager.
 He advanced through various management positions within the corporation and in 1971 was appointed general manager of CDS Westinghouse in Le Mans, France.
 Following assignments as general manager at various Westinghouse locations, he joined Thermo King in 1980 as vice president of specialty products and in 1983 was promoted to vice president of the truck and trailer division. His most recent position was as vice president of the North American Division.
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