NP Photonics Inc. Appoints New CEO
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — NP Photonics Inc. (Tucson, AZ), a leading innovator of advanced fiber laser products for sensing and metrology applications, announced today that its board of directors has named Terry Hannon to serve as the company’s President and CEO.
Terry most recently served as Vice President of NP where he was responsible for Marketing, Sales and Corporate Strategy.
Terry was previously Executive Vice President of XSiL Ltd. and Vice President, General Manager of Solid-State-Laser Business at Coherent Inc. Terry received his Honors Degree in Physics and his Masters Degree in Optoelectronics from The Queen’s University, Belfast. Terry is also a graduate of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
About NP Photonics
Founded in 1998 NP Photonics Inc. is a leading manufacturer of fiber lasers for the sensing, metrology and research markets. The NP Photonics proprietary fiber technology is used across a broad family of products including narrow line-width, low phase-noise fiber lasers specifically designed for operation in an industrial environment. NP Photonics continues to deliver growth through its technology innovation and delivering value to its customers.
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