|[August 27, 2013]
Vyomesh Joshi (VJ) Elected to Harris Corporation Board of Directors
MELBOURNE, Fla. --(Business Wire)--
Harris Corporation (News - Alert) (NYSE:HRS) has announced that Vyomesh I. Joshi has
been elected to its Board of Directors, effective September 1, 2013.
Joshi, 59, retired in 2012 after a 32-year career at Hewlett-Packard (News - Alert)
Company, where he most recently was executive vice president of the
company's Imaging and Printing Group, responsible for all worldwide
printing, scanning and digital camera platforms for the company. He
joined HP in 1980 as a research and development engineer and went on to
hold management positions of increasing responsibility within the
company until his retirement.
"VJ is a visionary whose achievements, technology acumen and global
experience make him a strong addition to our board," said Thomas A.
Dattilo, chairman of the Board of Directors.
"VJ's in-depth knowledge of commercial technology and global markets
will be inaluable to Harris as we continue to expand internationally
and fully leverage our increasing investments in new technologies," said
William M. Brown, president and chief executive officer.
Joshi is a director of Wipro (News - Alert) Limited and served as a member of the Board
of Directors at Yahoo! Inc. from 2005 to 2012. He is a member of the
Dean's Advisory Council at The Rady School of Management at the
University of California, San Diego.
He holds master's degree in Electrical Engineering from The Ohio State
A high-resolution photograph is available: Vyomesh
About Harris Corporation
Harris is an international communications and information technology
company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125
countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has
approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees -
including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to
developing best-in-class assured communications®
products, systems and services. Additional information about Harris
Corporation is available at harris.com.
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