Labsphere Appoints New Vice President Sales and Marketing
Weitzman to grow global business for light metrology leader
North Sutton, New Hampshire (June 18, 2008) –Peter Weitzman, Ph.D. has been appointed Vice President Sales and Marketing of Labsphere.
Having worked at Labsphere previously as a software engineer, Weitzman brings a unique background in the company’s products and markets to his new role, along with global sales and marketing skills developed in subsequent positions. As Vice President Sales and Marketing, he will be responsible for managing sales, marketing, application engineering, customer service and product management for the company’s line of light testing and measurement, and optical coating solutions.
Weitzman rejoins Labsphere from UK-based software engineering company, DEM Solutions. As Vice President, Americas for DEM, he successfully established and led the company’s US subsidiary. Prior to that, Weitzman was Director of Software Sales and Marketing at Concept NREC, growing sales for the software and engineering services provider.
“With a strong background in photonics, and in Labsphere’s products, my goal is to grow Labsphere’s business by continuing to develop our applications engineering in alignment with customer needs,” said Weitzman.
Prior to completing a doctoral degree in non-linear optics at Dartmouth College, Weitzman studied electrical engineering, earning a Master of Science degree from the University of Colorado and a Bachelor of Science degree from Tufts University. He has published numerous papers in the fields of Optics, Computer Modeling and Engineering Software.