Corning Announces Dr. Jeffrey Evenson to Join as
Senior Vice President
March 21, 2011 04:33 PM Eastern Daylight Time
CORNING, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) today announced that
Jeffrey Evenson, Ph.D., is expected to be elected senior vice president and a member of the company’s management
committee. Dr. Evenson will focus on a number of strategic programs, growth initiatives and special projects on
behalf of the senior leadership team.
Dr. Evenson, 45, joins Corning from Sanford C. Bernstein, where he served as senior vice president and senior
analyst, U.S. Data Networking since 2004. Previously, he was a partner with McKinsey & Company, where he
spent 11 years.
“It is a pleasure to welcome Jeff Evenson to Corning and to our management committee. He brings a wealth of
knowledge about Corning from his work at both Bernstein and McKinsey. He is an extremely talented individual and
we look forward to his future contributions to the long-term growth and success of Corning,” Wendell P. Weeks,
chairman and chief executive officer, said.
Dr. Evenson is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with an undergraduate degree in physics. He
also holds a doctorate in physics from Harvard University. Dr. Evenson plans to relocate to Corning with his wife
and two children.
About Corning Incorporated
Corning Incorporated (www.corning.com) is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics. Drawing on more than
150 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, Corning creates and makes keystone
components that enable high-technology systems for consumer electronics, mobile emissions control,
telecommunications and life sciences. Our products include glass substrates for LCD televisions, computer monitors
and laptops; ceramic substrates and filters for mobile emission control systems; optical fiber, cable, hardware &
equipment for telecommunications networks; optical biosensors for drug discovery; and other advanced optics and
specialty glass solutions for a number of industries including semiconductor, aerospace, defense, astronomy and
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