|ZYGO APPOINTS SENIOR PRODUCT MARKETING MANAGER|
MIDDLEFIELD, CONNECTICUT (April 14, 1998)......Zygo Corporation (NASDAQ:ZIGO) announced today that Michael Majlak has joined its Advanced Metrology Systems business unit as a senior product marketing manager. Mr. Majlak will be responsible for strengthening ZYGO's position in the industrial markets for a range of ZYGO products. He will provide valuable leadership to further move the recently introduced MESA flatness measuring tool onto the production floor.
Bob Smythe, vice president of marketing and sales, stated, "Mike will provide us with the detailed knowledge required to continue our efforts to effectively move precision measurements onto the factory floor. His understanding of the customer requirements and measurement technology is a tremendous combination for Zygo." Mr. Majlak brings years of experience in both industrial metrology and marketing having served as the chief metrologist for Moore Special Tool and, most recently, as the North American marketing manager for the Leitz CMM line for Brown and Sharp.
Zygo Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets high performance measurement and yield improvement instruments, systems, and accessories used in high technology industries. The Company is headquartered in Middlefield, Connecticut, and also has operations in Asslar, Germany; Longmont, Colorado; and in Newbury Park, Sunnyvale, and Simi Valley, California.
This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which reflect the Company's current judgment on certain issues. Because such statements apply to future events, they are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results to differ materially. Important factors which could cause actual results to differ materially are described in the Company's reports on Form 10-K and 10-Q on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission.