Eden Prairie, Minn., January 27, 1999 - FieldWorks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FWRX) announced today that Jim Bernards replaced George Kline on FieldWorks´ board of directors. Bernards and Kline are partners in Brightstone Capital, Ltd., a venture capital fund manager and an early investor in FieldWorks.
Kline joined FieldWorks´ board in 1993.
Bernards is currently president of Brightstone Capital and president of Facilitation, Inc., a business consulting services company. Bernards was a co-founder and president of the accounting firm Stirtz, Bernards & Co. from May 1981 to June 1993. He currently serves as a director of one public company, FSI International, Inc., and several private companies. Bernards has extensive experience in strategic planning and organizational development of global companies.
FieldWorks is a worldwide leader in customer-specific computing solutions and services for demanding field environments.
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.