REHOVOTH, Israel, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (Nasdaq: NVMI), the worldwide market leader in Integrated Metrology systems for the semiconductor industry, announced today that its Board of Directors have resolved to appoint Dr. Michael Brunstein as a member of the Company's Board of Directors. During the years 1983 - 1999, Dr. Brunstein served as a Managing Director of Applied Materials Israel Ltd., as President of Opal Inc. and as a Director of New Business Development in Optrotech Ltd. At present, Dr. Brunstein serves as chairman and board member in several Israeli hi-tech companies, as well as on the board of the Israel Association of Electronics Industries and the Israel-US Chamber of Commerce and Industry. "Michael brings with him over 25 years of experience within the semiconductor, electronic and optical industries in various technical and managerial positions," says Dr. Giora Dishon, President and CEO of Nova. "His experience and guidance as a board member will be a significant asset to Nova. We look forward to a close and successful working relationship with him." Dr. Brunstein holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Physics from the Tel Aviv University. About Nova: Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. develops, designs and produces integrated process control systems in the semiconductor manufacturing industry. Nova provides a broad range of integrated process control solutions that link different semiconductor processes and process equipment. The Company's website is www.nova.co.il . Company Contact: Chai Toren, CFO and Vice President Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. Tel: 972-8-938-7505 E-mail: email@example.com http://www.nova.co.il Investor relations Contacts: Ehud Helft / Kenny Green Gal IR International Tel: 866-704-6710 E-mail :Ehud.Helft@galir.com Kenny.Green@galir.com
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