SOURCE: Herley Industries, Inc.

November 22, 2005 12:08 ET

Albert Wohlert Is Named General Manager for Herley Lancaster

LANCASTER, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 22, 2005 -- Herley Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: HRLY) announced that Albert Wohlert has assumed the responsibilities of General Manager for Herley Lancaster, effective immediately.

Mr. Wohlert most recently served as Director, Operational Excellence at Tyco Electronics -- M/A-COM, in Lowell Massachusetts. Prior to his role in Operational Excellence, Mr. Wohlert was Director of Operations for M/A-COM, where he managed one international and five domestic operations involved in the manufacture of RF, microwave and millimeter wave semiconductors, components and technologies. Throughout his 25-year career with major microwave and RF defense contractors, Mr. Wohlert has gained a broad base of experience and expertise in the industry, from design of military subsystems to management of high technology global operations.

Mr. Wohlert earned his AAS in Electrical Engineering Technology at Middlesex County College in Edison, New Jersey and his BS in Management and Information Technology and MBA at Daniel Webster College in Nashua, New Hampshire. Mr. Wohlert has also been trained in Six-Sigma and Lean manufacturing, and received Six-Sigma Green Belt Certification.

Mr. Kelley, Herley's President, stated, "We welcome Bert Wohlert to the management staff at Herley. We believe that Bert has all of the credentials that we have been seeking for this important assignment at our flagship operation in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Herley will benefit from both Bert's technical background and his experience in management and operations."

Herley Industries, Inc. is a leader in the design, development and manufacture of microwave technology solutions for the defense, aerospace and medical industries worldwide. Based in Lancaster, PA, Herley has nine locations and over a thousand employees worldwide. Additional information about the company can be found on the Internet at www.herley.com

Contact Information

  • For information at Herley contact:
    Tel: (717) 735-8117
    Peg Guzzetti
    Investor Relations
    www.herley.com