Eden Prairie, Minn., July 10, 1998 - FieldWorks, Incorporated (NASDAQ: FWRX) today announced that Ronald E. Lewis, President and Chief Executive Officer, has resigned. David C. Malmberg, Chairman of the Board, has assumed the additional responsibilities of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Malmberg has been a management consultant since 1994. From 1972 to 1994 he was employed by National Computer Systems, Inc. in various positions, including 15 years as President and Chief Operating Officer. National Computer Systems is a leading provider of information systems and services to the educational, commercial and financial markets.
FieldWorks designs, builds and sells customer-specific computing solutions for demanding field environments. Users include field professionals in transportation, telecommunications, utility, medical, law enforcement and other industries worldwide. FieldWorks products are designed and produced in compliance with its formal quality system, which is certified to the international ISO9001 quality standard.
FieldWorks headquarters are at:
7631 Anagram Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Internet Address: www.field-works.com
Telephone: (612) 974-7000
Fax: (612) 974-7199
Forward-looking statements in this news release, if any, are made under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Certain important factors could cause results to differ materially from those anticipated by the forward-looking statements, including the impact of changing economic or business conditions, the impact of competition, the availability of financing, the success of products in the marketplace, other risk factors inherent in the computer industry, and other factors discussed from time to time in reports filed by the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission.