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Ferro Dedicates R&D Center

August 11, 2005

Ferro Dedicates R&D Center
In HONOR OF Former CEO POSnick
Ferro Corp. has dedicated its technical center in Independence, OH in honor of Adolph Posnick, the company’s retired chairman and chief executive officer who worked for Ferro for 50 years.
The Posnick Center of Innovative Technology is the largest R&D facility that Ferro operates. It serves as the company’s global coordination center, conducting analytical work for Ferro’s global operations.
Posnick joined Ferro as a research engineer in 1947 and served the company in a variety of technical, managerial and executive positions including president and CEO until his retirement in 1991. He continued to serve on the board of directors until 1996.