Rochester, New YorkAnd January 11 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), (“Vuzix” or the “Company”), a leading provider of smart glasses and augmented reality (AR) technology and products, is pleased to announce that the company has set its business operations, manufacturing and technology veteran Jameson House To the open role of Chief Operations Officer (COO). Mr. Jameson joined Vuzix at January 2021 He served as General Manager of Vuzix until this appointment.
Mr. Jameson brought a wealth of general management and operating experience to his new position. Prior to joining Vuzix, he was COO of Osterhout Design Group (ODG), a leading wearable technology company that has developed and manufactured portable, self-contained, lightweight mixed reality glasses with photo-realistic images. While there, he helped move ODG from a prototype store into a commercial products company with a complete product marketing process, contract manufacturing, ERP and a global distribution channel. Prior to joining ODG, Mr. Jameson held the position of General Manager and Vice President at Eastman Kodak, where he headed the start-up and growth of new businesses that resulted in rapid worldwide growth in new product categories including digital cameras/SLR cameras, digital monitors, adapters Digital media and digital video cameras. While working for Eastman Kodak, Mr. Jameson grew revenue from this business from 0 dollars To hundreds of millions of dollars in total revenue and profit. Right before Vuzix, Mr. Jameson was an executive management consultant working with micro-display companies on business planning and technology for the AR/VR industry.
Mr. Jameson holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Union College in Schenectady, New York The MBA from University of Rochester Simon Business School in Rochester, New York.
“I am excited to expand my role as part of the executive management team at Vuzix and have the opportunity to contribute to the success of a company that has already established itself as a leader in augmented reality smart glasses,” said Mr. Jameson. “I look forward to working closely with our CEO and founder, Paul Travers and the entire organization, bringing my knowledge and experience to influence the implementation of Vuzix’s business plan and strategy and drive continued growth. “
Pete is an accomplished and practical CEO with a track record of more than 20 years in building and scaling business-to-business and consumer growth in Silicon Valley, corporate and international environments. He is also an innovative problem solver with a unique balance of managerial and operational experience paired with marketing, technical and marketing skills. products, as well as being an excellent means of communication with employees and the external audience.” Paul TraversPresident and CEO of Vuzix Corporation. “As Vuzix prepares to enter an exciting new growth phase for our business, we couldn’t be in more efficient hands with Pete leading operations. Vuzix looks forward to leveraging his unique industry experience, skill set and leadership capabilities to help take this to the next level of excellence as a leader in the industry. The augmented reality industry and wearable display technology.”
Vuzix is a leading supplier of smart glasses, augmented reality (AR) technologies and their products to consumer and corporate markets. The company’s products include personal monitors and wearable computers that provide users with a high-quality portable viewing experience, solutions for mobility, wearable screens and augmented reality. Vuzix has 243 patents, patent pending and several IP licenses in the field of video glasses. The company has won the Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) Innovation Awards for the years 2005 to 2022 and several Wireless Technology Innovation Awards, among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Rochester, New YorkAnd oxford, united kingdom, And Tokyo, Japan. For more information, visit Vuzix websiteAnd Twitter And Facebook social networking site pages.
Disclaimer of Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press release are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and applicable Canadian securities laws. The forward-looking statements contained in this release relate to the appointment of Jameson House As COO and his influence on Vuzix, among other things, the company’s leadership in smart glasses and augmented reality displays. They are generally identified by words such as “believe,” “may,” “expect,” “expect,” “should,” and similar expressions. Readers should not place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which are based on the Company’s beliefs and assumptions as of the date of this release. The Company’s actual results may differ materially due to risk factors and other elements described in more detail in the “Risk Factors” section of the Company’s annual and MD&A reports filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission and applicable Canadian securities regulators (copies of which may be obtained from www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov). Subsequent events and developments may cause these forward-looking statements to change. The Company specifically disclaims any obligation or intention to update or revise these forward-looking statements as a result of changing events or circumstances that occur after the date of this release, except as required by applicable law.
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