Cognitronics Elects New Director

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from Cognitronics Corporation

    DANBURY, Conn., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognitronics Corporation
 (Amex:   CGN) today announced that William J. Stuart was elected a Director of
 the Company by the Board of Directors on April 16, 2001.
     Mr. Stuart currently serves as vice president of the Broadband
 Infrastructure & Access Group of ADC Telecommunications, Inc. and has
 extensive experience in corporate finance and business development within the
 telecommunications equipment industry.
     "We are extremely pleased to have Bill Stuart join Cognitronics' Board of
 Directors at this time," said Brian J. Kelley, president and chief executive
 officer of Cognitronics.  "His experience in corporate finance and, in
 particular, in the telecommunications equipment area of the technology
 industry, strengthens the breadth and quality of our board of directors."
 Cognitronics is a leading manufacturer and supplier of voice information
 systems, including telephone network and call management products, to
 telephone operating companies, other telecommunications providers and original
 equipment manufacturers.
 
     Statements contained herein which are not historical facts are
 forward-looking statements.  The forward-looking statements in this release
 are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Forward-looking statements involve a number of
 risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, variability of sales
 volume quarter to quarter, product demand, market acceptance, litigation, risk
 of dependence on significant customers, third party suppliers and intellectual
 property rights, risks in product and technology development and other risk
 factors detailed in the company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
 
 

SOURCE Cognitronics Corporation
    DANBURY, Conn., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognitronics Corporation
 (Amex:   CGN) today announced that William J. Stuart was elected a Director of
 the Company by the Board of Directors on April 16, 2001.
     Mr. Stuart currently serves as vice president of the Broadband
 Infrastructure & Access Group of ADC Telecommunications, Inc. and has
 extensive experience in corporate finance and business development within the
 telecommunications equipment industry.
     "We are extremely pleased to have Bill Stuart join Cognitronics' Board of
 Directors at this time," said Brian J. Kelley, president and chief executive
 officer of Cognitronics.  "His experience in corporate finance and, in
 particular, in the telecommunications equipment area of the technology
 industry, strengthens the breadth and quality of our board of directors."
 Cognitronics is a leading manufacturer and supplier of voice information
 systems, including telephone network and call management products, to
 telephone operating companies, other telecommunications providers and original
 equipment manufacturers.
 
     Statements contained herein which are not historical facts are
 forward-looking statements.  The forward-looking statements in this release
 are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Forward-looking statements involve a number of
 risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, variability of sales
 volume quarter to quarter, product demand, market acceptance, litigation, risk
 of dependence on significant customers, third party suppliers and intellectual
 property rights, risks in product and technology development and other risk
 factors detailed in the company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
 
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