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PARK ELECTROCHEMICAL CORP. ANNOUNCES
APPOINTMENT OF DON BURNS AS APPLICATIONS AND
TECHNICAL SERVICE ENGINEER
Melville, New York, Thursday, October 1, 2015 ......Park Electrochemical Corp.
(NYSE – PKE) announced that Don Burns has been appointed to the position of
Applications and Technical Service Engineer for the Company. Don will report to
Bob Nurmi, the Company’s Vice President of Sales – Americas.
In this position as Applications and Technical Service Engineer, Don is rejoining Park Electrochemical Corp. after his early retirement in June 2014. Prior to his retirement, Don had been Technical Sales Engineer of Park Electrochemical Corp. from 2006 to June 2014 and Senior Technical Services Engineer of Nelco Products, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Park Electrochemical Corp., from 1992 to 2006. Prior to joining the Company in 1992, he was a Technical Service Representative for Olin Hunt Specialty Products in Los Angeles, California from 1985 to 1992, a Process Engineer in 1984 and 1985 and a Laboratory Technician from 1979 to 1983 with National Technology in Irvine, California and a Chemical Technician with the New Mexico Bureau of Mines in 1978. Don received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from New Mexico Institute of Technology in Socorro, New Mexico.
Park Electrochemical Corp. is a global advanced materials company which develops and manufactures high-technology digital and RF/microwave printed circuit materials principally for the telecommunications and internet infrastructure and high-end computing markets and advanced composite materials, parts and assemblies and low-volume tooling for the aerospace markets. Park’s core capabilities are in the areas of polymer chemistry formulation and coating technology. The Company’s manufacturing facilities are located in Singapore, France, Kansas, Arizona and California. The Company also maintains R & D facilities in Arizona, Kansas and Singapore.