Ecosense Lighting Names New Chief Technology Officer
Lighting Industry Veteran Paul Pickard Selected to Drive Innovation
New York, NY, September 16, 2013 – Ecosense Lighting®, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance white LED luminaires, has named Paul Pickard to the position of Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
Mr. Pickard joins Ecosense with an impressive background including 15 years in the lighting industry. He was the Systems Architect for Cree Advanced Lighting Technology (ALT), where he served on the leadership team that developed and launched Cree’s line of consumer lighting products. His professional experience includes leadership positions at LLF/Cree Lighting and Acuity Brands Lighting in product development, primary technology research and innovation. He is a Mechanical Engineering graduate from the University of New Mexico and holds 71 US patents.
“Paul is a world-class technologist and we are thrilled to have him join the team,” said Mark Reynoso, CEO of Ecosense Lighting. “His impressive technical background and thought leadership coupled with his considerable experience propelling innovation in the LED industry make him the ideal candidate for us. The next few years will be very exciting.”