Evergreen Solar Appoints Richard Feldt as CEO

December 11, 2003 by Jeff Shepard

Evergreen Solar Inc. (Marlboro, MA), a developer, marketer and manufacturer of photovoltaic products, announced the appointment of Richard Feldt as Chief Executive Officer and President, and a member of the Board of Directors. Feldt succeeds Mark Farber, who takes the position of Vice President of Marketing and Business Development and remains a Director.

Chairman of the Board Robert Shaw, Jr. commented, "Evergreen Solar's board is very pleased to announce Rick's appointment. Evergreen has entered a new phase of development as we look to expand our manufacturing capacity fourfold over the next 12 to 18 months. Rick's 30-year track record in successfully growing global technology and manufacturing businesses will be instrumental in the current major expansion."