Laser Micromachining Leader, Potomac Photonics, Welcomes Sidney Wright
Sidney Wright returns to Potomac as Vice President of Sales
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) March 09, 2012
Leading laser micromachining company, Potomac Photonics, is pleased to welcome Sidney Wright back to the company. Sidney Wright has been appointed Vice President of Sales. He brings extensive and impressive credentials to the position.
Wright previously worked at Potomac from 1996 to 2006 as Director of Business Development. He later became Technical Lead for the Microfabrication Center handling customer samples, setting up laser systems and training technicians for production operations.
“We are thrilled to have Sidney Wright back at Potomac Photonics,” said Mike Adelstein, CEO of Potomac. “He brings the ideal skill set with leading technical and customer experience. Potomac is fast-growing, particularly in digital based micromanufacturing and small hole drilling and Sidney is perfect to help facilitate this growth.”
Wright has over 30 years of experience in laser micromachining covering a wide range of lasers both in the sales/marketing and technical areas working with companies including DOE facilities at Oak Ridge, TN, Coherent, Schwartz Electro-Optics, and L-3 ALST.
Wright holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Tennessee Tech University, a Masters of Science degree in Physics from University of Tennessee, Knoxville and has a patent for marking gem stones with lasers.
About Potomac Photonics
For almost 30 years, Potomac Photonics has been a leader in microfabrication. Potomac´s contract services span prototyping to production, helping clients develop miniature products and bring them to market. Potomac is an authorized distributor for high-tech manufacturing technologies such as 3D printer and laser systems. Using cutting-edge manufacturing technology, Potomac has been recognized by both commercial and government agencies for innovation in areas such as medical device, electronics, aerospace, automotive manufacturing. Potomac´s high-tech facility, located in Lanham, MD, is ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2003 certified. Visit the website at http://www.potomac-laser.com
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