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Controller Sensors LLC Announces Asset Purchase of AutoTran, Inc.

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For Immediate Release

December 1, 2011 – Eden Prairie, MN –  Controller Sensors LLC (“Controller Sensors”), a Delaware Limited Liability Company, announced today the purchase of the assets of AutoTran, Inc. (“AutoTran”), a Minneapolis based manufacturer of sensor based control products for the HVAC industry.

Controller Sensors is managed by Terry Dauenhauer, its President and founder.  Mr. Dauenhauer most recently was Chief Executive Officer of Innovex, Inc., employing over 3,000 people in Minnesota and Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Prior to Innovex, Inc., Mr. Dauenhauer was Vice President of Operations for Seagate’s Thailand operation and employed over 30,000 people in Bangkok and Korat, Thailand.

Mr. Dauenhauer has also held management positions at Fairchild Semiconductor, Texas Instruments and National Semiconductor.

Mr. Dauenhauer expects to initiate support of former AutoTran customers, immediately.  Controller Sensors has purchased all AutoTran assets, tangible and intangible, and now leases the building previously occupied by AutoTran.

For additional information, please contact:

Terry M. Dauenhauer, President
+1  952-942-8743 phone
+1  952-942-8753 fax