Browse Careers
Browse Investors

Multimedia Available: Bard Board Approves Succession Plan: Timothy M. Ring to Succeed William H. Longfield as Chairman and CEO

ADVISORY...for Thursday (Feb. 13)

NOTE TO EDITORS: Multimedia Assets Available With This Story

Include Logos, Photos, Text News Releases

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE:BCR) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Timothy M. Ring to succeed William H. Longfield as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, effective August 8, 2003. Longfield will continue to serve as Chairman and Chief Executive until his retirement on August 7, 2003.

You can reach the story directly by going to http://www.newstream.com/cgi-bin/display_story.cgi?8553

This multimedia news story is for free and unrestricted use on your news information site (and for print or broadcast too). Visit http://www.newstream.com to download video, audio, text, graphics and photos.

If you have any questions about the story, or about Newstream.com, please write to us at info@newstream.com.

--30--MJB/ho*

CONTACT: Newstream
info@newstream.com





bard-pubs

Primary Media Relations Contact

Scott Lowry
Vice President and Treasurer
C. R. Bard, Inc.
730 Central Avenue
Murray Hill, NJ 07974

Tel: 908-277-8365