Employment Agreement President James E. Rouse
AGREEMENT, dated as of the 5th day of October, 2001, by and between Micron Products Inc., a
Massachusetts corporation having an office and place of business at 25 Sawyer Passway, Fitchburg,
Massachusetts 01420 (hereinafter referred to as the "Company") and James E. Rouse, an individual residing at 5
Hickory Drive, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts 01545 (hereinafter referred to as "Employee").
W I T N E S S E T H
WHEREAS, the Company desires that Employee continue to provide services to the Company and Employee
desires to continue to render services to the Company; and
WHEREAS, the parties desire to further the goals of stability and security, both with respect to the Company and
with respect to the Employee;
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of these premises and other good and valuable consideration, the
Company and Employee hereby agree as follows:
1. Employment. The Company agrees to employ Employee, and Employee agrees to be so employed, in the
capacity of President of Micron Products Inc. The term of the employment shall commence as of October 5th,
2001 and terminate on October 5th, 2006. This Agreement shall be renewed for successive one-year terms,
unless one party notifies the other in writing within thirty (30) days of the expiration of the then-current term of its
intention to terminate the Agreement.
2. Duties. Employee shall at all times discharge his duties in consultation with and under the supervision of the
Company's Board of Directors. The parties have acknowledged that the Company is in a period of transition and
that the duties of the Employee may change from time to time.
3. Time and Efforts. Employee shall conscientiously devote all of his time and attention and best efforts during
working hours in the discharging of his duties. It is understood and agreed that Employee's present duties
generally require forty (40) hours during each working week and that, on occasion, additional hours may