SOURCE: Herley Industries, Inc.

May 10, 2006 14:04 ET

Charles Pourciau, Jr. Joins Herley as Director of Administration and Governance

LANCASTER, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 10, 2006 -- Herley Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: HRLY), announced that Charles Pourciau, Jr., has joined Herley as Director of Administration and Governance, a newly created, corporate position. Mr. Pourciau will oversee contract administration and direct corporate governance, reporting to the President.

John Kelley, Herley's President, said, "Herley has grown to be a large, complex company, that must deal with new compliance and administration issues on a daily basis. It is vitally important that Herley manage both the contract and compliance areas from a corporate level, and are very pleased to have Charles join us in this position. His twenty-four years of experience in the electronics industry with government contracting, export compliance, and governance, as well as his legal background will be invaluable to the Company. Charles will be the Company's point of contact for all Herley facilities, responsible for ensuring the compliance with contract regulations and governmental legislation as it applies with defense contractors."

Mr. Pourciau comes to Herley from TRAK Microwave Corporation, a Smiths Technologies North America company. He has over twenty years experience with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR), International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR), Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP), Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Occupational Safety Health Administration (OSHA) as an in-house attorney and contracts manager.

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:
    Peg Guzzetti
    Investor Relations
    Tel: (717) 735-8117
    www.herley.com