Ceramic Industry

Perks Elected Chairman of the Board at Eclipse

August 27, 2002
At its June 25, 2002, meeting, the board of directors of Eclipse, Inc. elected Douglas C. Perks as its chairman. Douglas succeeds A. Campbell Perks, who has served as chairman of the board from 1970. Campbell, who joined the company shortly after World War II, served as president from 1950-1970, when he became chairman. He will continue to serve as a director on the board. Douglas received his B.S. degree in civil engineering from Colorado State University and an MBA from Northwestern University. He joined Eclipse in 1977 in the manufacturing department as was named president and CEO in 1990. He will continue in those roles as well.

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