Torrance, CA – Dec 1, 2010 – Stewart Filmscreen Corporation®, the industry leader in precision projection screen technologies for the residential and commercial markets, announces that Jeffrey L. Thompson joins the Company as General Manager, Chief Operating Officer.

"We are very pleased that Jeff has joined Stewart" said Grant Stewart, President. "With more than 30 years' experience as top level manager and finance executive, Jeff will strengthen Stewart's management team and lead the Torrance based California operations."

Thompson's past experiences includes top-level Finance, Operations and manufacturing leadership. He holds a BS in Marketing and Minor in Economics from California State University at Long Beach, and an MBA in Finance from Loyola Marymount University.

Hiring Jeff Thompson is part of Stewart's overall plan to realign its business to adapt to the changing needs of the marketplace and better leverage its global operations in California, Ohio, Copenhagen and Singapore. Growth in Asia and expansion of products offered through production facilities in Europe will be aided by Stewart's new strategic hires, including recent senior leadership appointments in global Marketing and Stewart Filmscreen Europe. Stewart will continue to adapt to a changing environment and customer needs, which is consistent with our history of innovation and market leadership.

About Stewart Filmscreen

Stewart Filmscreen is the world’s premier projection-screen manufacturer for both the commercial and residential markets. A family-owned business, Stewart Filmscreen maintains the highest standards in screen design and craftsmanship offering the widest selection of application specific materials in seamless sizes up to 90’. In fact, each screen is handmade. Founded in 1947, Stewart Filmscreen has grown from a small business to an international one, with offices in Denmark and Singapore, in addition to two in the United States, including a manufacturing facility in Ohio and their headquarters in So. California. More information on Stewart Filmscreen Corporation is available at www.stewartfilmscreen.com.


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Stewart Filmscreen Contact:
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