WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2006--Triumph Group, Inc.
(NYSE:TGI) today announced that Sheila G. Spagnolo has been appointed
Vice President of Triumph Group effective April 1, 2006. In this role,
Ms. Spagnolo will continue to maintain responsibility for the
company's tax and investor relations functions.
Ms. Spagnolo joined Triumph in February, 1994 as Director of
Taxes. In July, 2003, she assumed the additional responsibility of
Director, Investor Relations. Prior to joining Triumph, she was
Manager- Taxes of Alco Standard Corporation and previously worked for
Ms. Spagnolo holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from
Franklin and Marshall College and a Masters of Science degree in
Taxation from Villanova Law School. She is also a Certified Public
Richard C. Ill, Triumph's President and Chief Executive Officer,
said, "I am pleased to announce this well deserved appointment of
Sheila Spagnolo to a corporate Vice President. She has clearly
demonstrated her ability to assume this role through her commitment to
excellence and proven results. I am excited to have her part of
Triumph's senior management team and expect her to continue to be a
key contributor to our company's success."
Triumph Group, Inc., headquartered in Wayne, Pennsylvania,
designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls aircraft
components and accessories. The company serves a broad, worldwide
spectrum of the aviation industry, including commercial and regional
airlines, air cargo carriers, as well as original equipment
manufacturers of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft
and aircraft components.
More information about Triumph can be found on the Internet at
Statements in this release which are not historical facts are
forward-looking statements under the provisions of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking
statements involve risks and uncertainties which could affect the
company's actual results and could cause its actual results to differ
materially from those expressed in any forward looking statements made
by, or on behalf of, the company. Further information regarding the
important factors that could cause actual results to differ from
projected results can be found in Triumph's reports filed with the
SEC, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year
ended March 31, 2005.
CONTACT: Triumph Group, Inc., Wayne
John Bartholdson, 610-251-1000
SOURCE: Triumph Group, Inc.