Press release to announce the Board of Directors has elected William P. Lyons, 45, president and chief operating officer. Most recently, he was vice president and general manager of AshtonTate's applications group. Edward M. Esber, Jr., 37, has resigned as chairman and chief executive officer. He will continue as a director and will be vice chairman of the board. Dr. Carmelo J. Santoro, 48, an outside director and chairman and chief executive officer of Silicon Systems, Inc., has been elected non-executive chairman of the Ashton-Tate board. Dr. Santoro has been a director of Ashton-Tate since 1983 and previously served as Chairman of the Ashton-Tate board. Donated by Ed Esber. 3 scanned pages.
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