Press release announcing that Ashton-Tate's Board of Directors elected William P. Lyons Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board. Lyons, 46, has been President and Chief Operating Officer since April 1990. Dr. Carmelo J. Santoro, an outside director and chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Silicon Systems, Inc., will continue as non-executive Chairman of the AshtonTate board. "The board has elected Bill Lyons as CEO in recognition of the significant accomplishments he has made during his tenure as president. He has returned the company to profitability, been instrumental in delivering a stable and reliable dBASE IV 1.1, and renewed the company's focus on customer service," said Santoro, speaking on behalf of the board. Donated by Ed Esber. 2 scanned pages.
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