Teledyne RD Instruments Welcomes New General Manager
(San Diego, CA - March 14, 2006) Teledyne RD Instruments announces the appointment of Mr. William Kikendall as General Manager of the organization. Bill has served as General Manager of Teledyne Geophysical Instruments (Houston, TX) for the past six years, and will now oversee operations at both Teledyne Technologies' facilities.
Bill's impressive credentials include a BSEE from Iowa State University, as well as an MBA from the University of Dallas, and 25 years of industry experience. Bill began his career at Texas Instruments, before joining Teledyne as a design engineer in 1983. Over the past 22 years, he has progressed through the ranks of Teledyne to reach his current position.
Bill shares Teledyne RD Instruments' commitment to innovation and complete customer satisfaction, and will be working hard to continue this legacy.
Bill Kikendall adds, "This is an exciting time for Teledyne Technologies and our new marine organizations. We are extremely pleased that companies of the caliber of RD Instruments and Benthos have chosen to join our vision of creating a consortium of world-class marine instrumentation companies. Together, we will strive to leverage our talents and resources to provide our customers with an unparalleled level of innovation, service and support to meet their growing and changing needs."
Teledyne RD Instruments is a leading manufacturer of Acoustic Doppler Current Profiling (ADCP) and Doppler Velocity Log (DVL) products for scientific, commercial and military applications. For further information, please visit www.rdinstruments.com.