Ms Tuula Franck appointed Press Manager

Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 18 October 2007 at 09:00 UTC+2

Ms Tuula Franck, MSc, (econ) has been appointed Press Manager responsible for the press relations and related activities targeted to the general and financial press. She will be responsible for developing the press communications and coordinating press activities together with Marketing Communications and local Wärtsilä companies. Tuula has started on 15 October at the Corporate Communications department in Helsinki. She will report to Eeva Kainulainen, VP, Corporate Communications.

Tuula has a long experience as a journalist and a news editor. She has worked several years for the Finnish Financial Daily (Taloussanomat) and news agency Startel in Finland, Sweden and in Singapore as well as Reuters in Finland. Since last year she has worked as a consultant in the communication consultancy Hill & Knowlton.