Salient CRGT appoints Joseph Zimmerman as Vice President, Enterprise Solutions Group FAIRFAX, VA, November 22, 2016 – Salient CRGT, Inc., a leading provider of Agile software development, data analytics, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions, today announced the addition of Joseph Zimmerman as Vice President, Enterprise Solutions Group (ESG). He will lead Salient CRGT’s delivery oversight at the U.S. Postal Service and other strategic accounts, with additional responsibilities in business development in new customer capture, including expansion into the Department of Defense, and propelling Salient CRGT’s market leading solutions in Agile and mobile development. Mr. Zimmerman is a military veteran with more than 20 years of active duty experience as an officer in the United States Marine Corps where he served as Company Commander and Operations Officer. As a proven leader, he brings 28 years of successful management experience and a track record of superior results in growing organizations both organically and through new opportunities. “With his depth and breadth of demonstrated achievement, Joe’s entrepreneurial leadership and extensive background in operations, business development and strategy will be invaluable to our business development team and our customers,” said Tom Ferrando, President of Salient CRGT. “We look forward to his immediate contribution that will further define our strategic focus in Salient CRGT’s market leading solutions in Agile and mobile delivery, as well as expansion in our service to military and other government customers.” Before joining Salient CRGT, Mr. Zimmerman was the Chief Operating Officer for Pyramid Systems, where he was responsible for overall corporate strategy and day-today management across operations, business development, contracts, human resources, security, corporate IT, and facilities. With more 42 than 100 employees and revenue in excess of $25 million, he established their first ever comprehensive business plan and was able to bring key leadership into operations and human resources. Prior to joining Pyramid, he held several progressive leadership positions at InfoReliance Corporation, eventually becoming their Executive Vice President of Operations. During the course of his tenure, he came to lead the company’s entire services portfolio including software engineering, cyber security, cloud computing, and enterprise IT capability areas to include customers in the defense, civilian and commercial sectors. “We are proud to bring Joe on board as we continue to meet the demanding mission critical needs of our customers,” said Manoj Gandhi, Senior Vice President ESG. “As we expand in to new military markets, his experience and strong relationships with the Marine Corps will enhance our future endeavors.” Mr. Zimmerman retired from the Marine Corps in 2007 and received five personal awards including the Meritorious Service Medal, Joint More on page 52
Energetiq introduces EQ-77, its 5th generation, ultra-bright, Laser-Driven Light Source (LDLS ) WOBURN, MA, November 29, 2016 – Energetiq Technology, a world leader in high brightness, broadband light sources for advanced technology applications, introduces the 5th generation, ultrabright, Laser-Driven Light Source, the EQ-77, at the MRS Fall Exhibit 2016. Based on the highly successful Laser-Driven Light Source (LDLS) technology, the EQ-77 offers higher radiance and irradiance from a truly broadband white light source. The EQ-77 features a compact lamp house, with clean construction that ensures long life and ultimate stability. With a wavelength range from 170nm in the deep ultraviolet to >2µm in the near infrared, and a choice of dual-beam output or a single-beam output with retroreflector, the EQ-77 is flexible for a broad variety of applications. “The EQ-77 is the most advanced DUV-NIR light source on the market today,” said Debbie Gustafson, CEO of Energetiq. “As our 5th-generation of LDLS, it incorporates our latest technologies to deliver the ultimate in stable, long-life, broadband, ultra-bright performance for our customers in semiconductor and optical sensor metrology, advanced spectroscopy, photo emission and imaging applications.” EQ-77 LDLS Features: • Higher spectral radiance: Greater than 40mW/mm2.sr.nm • Compact, ultra-clean lamp house with integrated laser • Flexible optical interface: dual beam or enhanced output single beam • Designed for 24/7/365 operation • Low noise, 2µm (UV-Vis-NIR). Combined 43 with 10X the lifetime of traditional xenon and deuterium lamps, the LDLS products enable higher performance metrology, spectroscopy, and imaging applications at lower cost of ownership. The LDLS series received the prestigious R & D 100 Award in 2011 for its technological significance, and a 2011 Prism Award for Photonics Innovation. About Energetiq Energetiq Technology is the world’s leading developer and manufacturer of ultra-bright broadband light sources for a wide variety of advanced applications in life and materials sciences, semiconductor manufacturing, and R&D. Energetiq’s light sources are based on a revolutionary laser-driven light source technology that generates high brightness across the spectrum, with high reliability and long operating life in a compact package. More information about Energetiq is available at www.energetiq.com.