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|Barnes Group Inc. Elects Dr. Hassell H. McClellan to Board of Directors|
BRISTOL, Conn., Jun 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE: B) today announced that Dr. Hassell H. McClellan has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors. The election brings the Board membership to 10.
"We are very pleased to welcome Hassell to our Board," said Thomas O. Barnes, Chairman of the Board, Barnes Group Inc. "His expertise in strategic management and global competitiveness will be a valuable complement to our Board. We look forward to his contributions and perspectives as a Director."
Dr. McClellan's background includes experience in corporate banking with Harris Trust in Chicago and as a faculty member at the Harvard Business School. A current member of the faculty at Boston College's Carroll School of Management, Dr. McClellan was the Associate Dean of the Carroll School from 1996-2000 with responsibility for the Carroll School's MBA, Master of Science in Finance, doctoral programs, and graduate certificate programs. He is the author of several articles and case studies, as well as a book on the banking industry, Managing One-bank Holding Companies. He also lectures and consults on strategic management and strategic transformation to executives and boards in the private and public sectors.
Dr. McClellan serves on the Board of Trustees of the John Hancock Trust and John Hancock Funds II. He is also a Trustee of The Phoenix Edge Series Fund and serves on the Board of Overseers of Tufts Dental School. His previous board activities include the Board of Directors of Delta Dental Plan of Massachusetts, DentaQuest Ventures, the Advisory Board of Bank of Boston's First Community Bank, the Board of Governors of the Boston College Club and the Board of Trustees of several educational and charitable institutions, including Lesley University, Thayer Academy and Tufts-New England Medical Center.
He holds a doctorate of business administration from the Harvard Business School, an MBA from the University of Chicago, and a bachelor's degree in economics and mathematics from Fisk University.
Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE:B) is a diversified global manufacturer and logistical services company focused on providing precision component manufacturing and operating service support. Founded in 1857, the 4,800 dedicated employees at more than 60 locations worldwide are committed to achieving consistent and sustainable profitable growth. For more information, visit www.BGInc.com. Barnes Group, the Critical Components People.
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