TROY, Mich., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ArvinMeritor Inc. (NYSE:
ARM) today announced that the Board of Directors elected Barbara Novak, vice
president and secretary, an executive officer of the company, effective Jan.
"Barbara has been an asset to the company since joining us in 2007," said
Vernon Baker, II, senior vice president and general counsel for ArvinMeritor.
"She brings a great degree of knowledge and insight in general corporate and
securities matters, and is a very talented and respected member of our
Novak, who has been with ArvinMeritor since December 2007, advises the
company, including the Board of Directors, on issues concerning compliance
with applicable corporate governance standards and requirements. She also
provides legal counsel on federal securities laws and executive compensation
and is the principal legal contact for treasury and finance issues.
Prior to joining the company, Novak held corporate legal counsel positions
of increasing responsibly at automotive companies, such as TRW Automotive,
Delphi and Collins and Aikman.
Novak has a law degree from Harvard Law School, and a Bachelor of Arts in
English from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where she is also an
adjunct professor since 2005. Novak is a member of both the Michigan Bar and
the New York Bar.
ArvinMeritor, Inc. is a premier global supplier of a broad range of
integrated systems, modules and components to the motor vehicle industry. The
company marks its centennial anniversary in 2009, celebrating a long history
of 'forward thinking.' ArvinMeritor serves commercial truck, trailer and
specialty original equipment manufacturers and certain aftermarkets, and light
vehicle manufacturers. ArvinMeritor common stock is traded on the New York
Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ARM. For more information, visit the
company's Web site at: www.arvinmeritor.com/.
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