Imago Scientific Instruments Appoints New Senior Vice President of Field Operations

Dec 09, 2004, 00:00 ET from Imago Scientific Instruments

    MADISON, Wis., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Imago Scientific Instruments, world
 leader in atomic-scale imaging and analytical solutions, announced today that
 Manny Lakios has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Field
 Operations. Mr. Lakios joins Imago after 20 years at Veeco Instruments, Inc.
 where he held various senior management positions including President &
 General Manager of Process Equipment & President of Field Operations.  In his
 new role, Manny will coordinate global customer related activities including
 distribution, sales and service.
     Dr. Timothy Stultz, President and CEO of Imago commented, "Imago is
 expanding into a number of new markets and we are pleased about Mr. Lakios
 joining our executive team at this time to lead and develop our strategic
 sales efforts. His extensive knowledge of the scientific instrumentation
 industry and his demonstrated leadership capabilities will help increase
 Imago's footprint in the marketplace."  Stultz added, "Manny will be a
 tremendous help in identifying key opportunities within our various market
 segments which include data storage, semiconductors, research laboratories and
 advanced materials."
     Manny brings a strong track record in strategic customer development,
 product service enhancements and sales expansion.  Mr. Lakios has over 20
 years of experience in the Semiconductor equipment and instrumentation
     "Imago has a great opportunity for growth with it's leading edge LEAP
 analytical & metrology system," commented Mr. Lakios.  "We identify new
 applications for this class of metrology daily, in each of our served markets.
 My objective is to assist the Imago organization to address the needs of these
 customers. This focus will yield our desired growth."
     About Imago Scientific Instruments Corporation
     Imago Scientific Instruments Corporation is the recognized world leader in
 the development of Nanolytical(R) tools and solutions for manufactures,
 engineers, scientists and researchers involved in the nano-technology
 revolution. Imago is committed to the sustained advancement of nano-science -
 continually developing groundbreaking technology and solutions to address
 unique issues facing our clients and partners.
     Imago has developed a worldwide customer base and delivers support from a
 number of locations in the United States, Japan, and Asia Pacific.  For more
 information, see .

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