Mr. Deuster served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Newport Corporation from 1996 until his retirement in 2007. During his tenure at Newport Corporation, revenue grew from $100 million to over $450 million. Mr. Deuster's experience also includes senior management positions with Applied Power, Inc. (now Actuant Corporation, a New York Stock Exchange company), and General Electric Company's Medical Systems Division. Mr. Deuster serves on the board of directors of two public companies, Symmetry Medical Inc. and Pico Holdings, Inc. and a private company Ondax, Inc. Mr. Deuster received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Marquette University in 1973.
About Collectors Universe
Collectors Universe, Inc. is a leading provider of value-added services to the high-value collectibles markets. The Company authenticates and grades collectible coins, trading cards, event tickets, autographs and memorabilia ("collectibles"). The Company also compiles and publishes authoritative information about United States and world coins, collectible trading cards and sports memorabilia and operates its CCE dealer-to-dealer Internet bid-ask market for certified coins, its Coinflation.com website and its Expos trade show and conventions business. This information is accessible to collectors and dealers at the Company's website, http://www.collectors.com and is also published in print.
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