SOURCE: Merix Corporation

May 02, 2008 17:30 ET

George Dramowicz Joins Merix Corporation

BEAVERTON, OR--(Marketwire - May 2, 2008) - Merix Corporation (NASDAQ: MERX) announced today that George Dramowicz has joined Merix as its Vice President of Quality. Mr. Dramowicz, age 56, most recently was Director of Corporate/Global Quality at Celestica International. Prior to Celestica, Mr. Dramowicz held leadership positions at Honeywell/Allied Signal, Canadian Marconi and Pratt & Whitney Canada. He was also on the faculty of the British Columbia Institute of Technology. Mr. Dramowicz holds engineering degrees from Warsaw Technical University and has participated in the Management Institute at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.

Michael D. Burger, President and CEO of Merix, commented, "We are delighted to add George to our management team. His substantial global experience and leadership capabilities in both Lean and Quality Management Systems will bring great depth to our existing team."

"Merix has a great reputation for producing the highest quality high-end printed circuit boards," said George Dramowicz. "I am very excited about the opportunity to help Merix drive Lean philosophies throughout the company."

Merix is a leading manufacturer of technologically advanced, multilayer, rigid printed circuit boards for use in sophisticated electronic equipment. Merix provides quick-turn prototype, pre-production and volume board production to its customers. Principal markets served by Merix include communications and networking, computing and peripherals, industrial and medical, defense and aerospace, and automotive end markets in the electronics industry. Additional corporate information is available at www.merix.com.

Contact Information

  • Merix Investor Relations Contact:
    Allen Muhich
    Vice President, Finance & Investor Relations
    503.716.3667