Koepke Named President of Wolverine Advanced Materials

Oct 17, 2006, 01:00 ET from Wolverine Advanced Materials, LLC

    INKSTER, Mich., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott K. Koepke today was named
 president of Wolverine Advanced Materials, LLC, an EaglePicher company.
 David L. Treadwell, president and CEO of EaglePicher Corporation, made the
     Wolverine is a global supplier of rubber-coated steel composites for
 vibration damping and sealing solutions for automotive and consumer
 electronics applications. It has facilities in Inkster, MI; Blacksburg, VA;
 Leesburg, FL; Ohringen, Germany; Tokyo, Japan; and Shanghai, China.
     "Scott brings strong leadership to Wolverine as well as tremendous
 experience in operations management," said Treadwell.
     Koepke, 57, has more than 20 years of national and international
 experience leading companies through start-ups, growth, turnaround and
 joint ventures. Most recently he served as executive vice president and COO
 of AY Manufacturing, a Japanese automotive supplier of sunroofs and painted
 components, where he was responsible for operations, sales and marketing.
     Prior to joining AY, Koepke served as president of ASC Exterior
 Technologies and COO of ASC Incorporated. He also held executive positions
 at Owens Corning including, vice president of its Global Pipe Division
 based in Brussels, Belgium and president of Owens Corning Latin America in
 Sao Paulo, Brazil.
     Koepke received his Bachelor of Arts degree from DePauw University and
 his MBA from Washington University.
     Wolverine Advanced Materials, an EaglePicher company, produces and
 sells performance-critical, specialty materials used in gaskets for
 automotive & industrial applications; automotive brake noise insulators,
 and NVH (noise, vibration & harshness) damping solutions for automotive and
 consumer electronics applications. Wolverine Advanced Materials is
 headquartered in Inkster, Mich. For more information, visit
     EaglePicher Corporation, based in Inkster, Mich., operates businesses
 in 9 industries: automotive, defense, space, commercial power, nuclear,
 semi- conductors, filtration, pharmaceuticals, and medical. In addition to
 Wolverine, EaglePicher companies include Hillsdale Automotive, LLC; EP
 Boron, LLC; EaglePicher Technologies, LLC; EaglePicher Medical Power;
 EaglePicher Pharmaceutical Services, LLC, and EP Minerals, LLC. For more
 information, visit www.eaglepicher.com.

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