LumenOptix Appoints Yoram Weiss Director of Product Development

(Montgomeryville, PA -- March 27th, 2012)  Following its recent appointment of Bill Rymer to the position of CFO, LumenOptix, a leading U.S. designer and manufacturer of innovative retrofit lighting solutions, proudly announces its appointment of Yoram Weiss to the position of Director, Product Development and Technology.


A long-standing and highly-respected veteran of the lighting industry with a strong background in the commercialization of emerging technologies, Weiss’ 35-year career has included high-level technical roles with such leading companies as Gardco Lighting, Peerless Lighting, Insight Lighting, and most recently Simkar Lighting, where he worked for the past decade as Director of Engineering and Technology.  Bringing extensive expertise in all aspects of engineering, design, and product development, Weiss is responsible for broadening LumenOptix’s portfolio of new products and for the company’s continued development and growth of rapid-response solutions that meet the market’s demand for both existing and emerging lighting technologies.

“We’re extremely delighted to have an individual of Yoram’s stature and experience on the LumenOptix team,” confirmed CEO Jay Goodman. “Through his exceptional understanding of emerging technologies, his industry experience, and his creative talents, we’re excited about the opportunities Yoram will create for LumenOptix to continue leading the technology revolution with the delivery of simple and cost-effective solutions for the professional lighting market.”

Weiss is a graduate of Israel’s Technion Institute of Technology and is a member of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) and the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME).

About LumenOptix, LLC

Based in Montgomeryville, PA, LumenOptix leverages precision optics, thermal management, and cutting-edge manufacturing technologies to create lighting solutions that provide optimal light levels while offering the greatest energy savings available.  Driven by a dedication to outstanding quality, reliability, and customer service, the company’s products are proudly manufactured in the United States and deliver the utmost in high performance, energy-efficiency, safety, and dependability.  For more information, contact LumenOptix at           (800) 671-6799 or visit www.lumenoptix.com.