Nordson Corporation Appoints Joseph Stockunas to Group Vice President for Electronic Systems

  Nordson Corporation Appoints Joseph Stockunas to Group Vice President for
  Electronic Systems

  *New role will support continued strong growth within company’s Advanced
    Technology Systems segment

Business Wire

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- January 28, 2013

Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) today announced the appointment of Joseph
Stockunas to Group Vice President for Electronic Systems, a new role within
the company’s Advanced Technology Systems segment that will support Nordson’s
continued profitable growth in global electronics end markets.

In this role Stockunas will lead the Advanced Technology segment’s four
electronic lines of business – Nordson ASYMTEK, Nordson DAGE, Nordson MARCH,
and Nordson YESTECH. He also will take a lead role in the further development
of Nordson’s electronics offering through strategic acquisitions and related
business development activities.

Stockunas will report directly to Senior Vice President and Corporate Officer
John Keane. “We are extremely pleased to add somebody of Joe’s caliber to our
organization,” said Keane. “With his deep experience in many of the end
markets we currently serve, Joe brings us significant leadership, perspective
and capability. We look forward to having Joe build on and leverage the
strengths of our various electronics product lines to propel us to even higher
levels of growth and performance in both the near and long term.”

Stockunas joins Nordson after 30 years at Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:
APD), a leading provider of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases,
performance materials, equipment, and services to a variety of end markets
worldwide. Most recently, he served as Air Products’ Global Business Director,
Electronics Materials with profit and loss responsibility for a multi-million
dollar business supplying high purity gases and chemicals to the global
electronics industry. Stokunas holds a Bachelor of Science degree in
metallurgy and materials engineering from Lehigh University. He will be based
out of Nordson’s Advanced Technology offices in Carlsbad, California.

Nordson’s Advanced Technology Systems segment is a global leader in precision
dispensing, fluid management, test and inspection, and surface treatment
products and solutions for a wide variety of electronics, medical and other
related high-tech industries with specific expertise in semiconductor
packaging, printed circuit boards, LEDs, flat panel displays, medical and
biotechnical devices, and solar and photovoltaic products.

Nordson Corporation delivers precision technology solutions that help
customers succeed worldwide. The company engineers, manufactures and markets
differentiated products and systems used for dispensing and processing
adhesives, coatings, plastics, sealants, biomaterials, fluids and other
materials, testing and inspecting for quality, and treating surfaces, all
supported by application expertise and direct global sales and service.
Nordson serves a wide variety of consumer non-durable, durable and technology
end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances,
energy, transportation, construction, and general product assembly and
finishing. Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, the company
has operations and support offices in more than 30 countries. Visit Nordson on
the web at, or


Nordson Corporation
James R. Jaye, Director, Communications & Investor Relations, 440-414-5639
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