Ceramic Industry

Austin Appointed Vice President of Operations for Ferro (6/5/07)

June 5, 2007

Ferro Corp. recently announced that W. T. (Tom) Austin has joined the company as vice president, Operations. Austin spent 30 years at The Dow Chemical Co. in manufacturing and plant management roles across several of the company’s operations. In his new position, he has senior management responsibility for environmental health and safety performance and security processes and systems. Austin will work with operating and plant management at Ferro’s facilities across the world on work process enhancement and standardization to optimize manufacturing operations.

Ferro’s website is located at www.ferro.com.