Picarro Strengthens Management Team With Two Key Additions

Jun 10, 2008, 01:00 ET from Picarro, Inc.

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to robust growth
 in commercial sales of the company's unique trace gas analyzers, Picarro
 has strengthened its sales and marketing team with the addition of two new
 executives. Specifically, Iain Green Ph.D. has joined the company as
 Director of Marketing, while Mark Davis will serve in the role of Vice
 President of Sales.
     Iain Green has over 10 years of experience as a marketing executive in
 the field of analytical instruments. Before joining Picarro, he was Senior
 Marketing Manager of NMR products for Varian, and has considerable depth is
 marketing and sales of spectroscopy instruments. He holds a Ph.D. in
 Chemistry from the University of London.
     Mark Davis has held various executive and sales leadership positions in
 analytical instrumentation since 1989. Most recently, he served as Director
 of US Sales for Hach Company, a division of Danaher Corporation. With $200M
 in US sales, this group manufactures and distributes analytical instruments
 and reagents used to verify and control the quality of water in municipal
 and industrial markets. Davis received his M.S. in Management of Technology
 from Georgia Institute of Technology.
     Picarro's trace gas analyzers are based on WS-CRDS (Wavelength-Scanned
 Cavity Ring Down Spectroscopy), a time-based technology that measures gas
 concentrations with unprecedented performance and ease of use. "Our WS-CRDS
 spectrometers are a disruptive technology for trace gas analysis useful in
 applications as diverse as atmospheric and environmental monitoring, green
 energy development and semiconductor fabrication," notes Michael Woelk,
 Picarro CEO. "With the additional leadership of Iain and Mark, we're
 further strengthened to launch great products, build enduring customer
 relationships, and scale global commercial operations."
     Picarro, Inc. is a privately held company dedicated to developing
 instrumentation for the highest sensitivity, precision and accuracy
 measurements of specific molecules of interest in environmental analyses,
 process monitoring, and emissions control. The company is a leader in
 wavelength scanned cavity ring down spectroscopy (WS-CRDS) technology with
 eight exclusive licenses to Stanford University patents and nine of its own
 on WS-CRDS extensions. Visit us at http://www.picarro.com.
     Contact Information:
     Michael Woelk, President & CEO, mwoelk@picarro.com, (408) 962-3922

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