Novariant® Announces the Appointment of the New CEO


Junior Member
Fremont, CA?May 1, 2012
Novariant, a leading provider of precision steering products for the agricultural market, today
announces the appointment of Dave Vaughn as Chief Executive Officer. Novariant?s former
CEO, Chris Ragot, will continue in his current role as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Mr. Vaughn has over 20 years of senior executive experience in precision guidance and agri
business at companies including Topcon, NovAtel, Magellan and Trimble. He has served on the
board of Directors for a number of high tech corporations and has extensive professional
experience in that field, including serving in an executive capacity with Apple and Hewlett
Packard. Dave has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Electronics and a MBA Degree in
Operations Research from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.