|SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Lear Corporation announced that it has
expanded its corporate Web site to include a Virtual Press Room to meet the increasing
demand by the global news media for information on new Lear products, technologies and
The new site will give journalists around the world immediate access to
numerous resources, including multilingual news releases and press kits and a list of
available background video of Lear's cutting-edge technology. A list of media contacts for
reporters who need further assistance with breaking stories and interview requests is
available on the site, which can be located by clicking the Virtual Press Room icon on
Lear's homepage at http://www.lear.com .
"Our goal was to create a Virtual Press Room that allows journalists around the
world to view the latest information about Lear over the Internet, in a format which is
tailored to meet their needs," said Leslie A. Touma, Vice President - Corporate
Relations. "This move follows recent initiatives by Lear, including additions to our
corporate relations staff, to respond to the expanding volume of media requests as our
company continues its tremendous growth."
(May 4, 2000)