Timken Company 8-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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(d) On July 10, 2006, Mr. John P. Reilly was elected to the Board of Directors of The Timken Company for a term expiring at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders in 2009.
Mr. Reilly has served as non-executive chairman of Exide Technologies since 2004. He previously served as president and CEO of Stant Corporation, chairman, president and CEO of Figgie International, president of Brunswick Corporation and president and CEO of Tenneco Automotive.
He has also held leadership positions at Navistar, Mark Body and the former Chrysler Corporation.
Mr. Reilly serves as director on the boards of Material Sciences Corporation and Marshfield Door Systems. He has served in the past as a director for four other companies: American Axle, Breed Technology, Aeroquip/Vickers and Brunswick Corporation.
A copy of the press release announcing Mr. Reillys election is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.