Atlanta — NanoLumens, manufacturer and marketer of indoor LED display solutions, has hired Gary Feather, former senior VP of LED lighting at Sharp Electronics, as executive VP of operations, effective immediately.
NanoLumens CEO Rick Cope said in a statement, “It is imperative for NanoLumens to maintain its rigorous standards for quality and reliability even as it grows at an unprecedented rate. Gary Feather has the experience, the skills and the vision that is required to help us meet the many operational challenges posed by growth. His experience with consumer and industrial LED lighting systems, display technology and systems, image quality and energy management is going to help us to produce the next great advance in customer engagement solutions.”
Feather comes to NanoLumens from Sharp Electronics, where he served as LED lighting senior VP from 2012 until 2014, establishing and building Sharp’s B-to-B LED lighting solutions and energy advantages systems for the North American market. Before this, he was systems, algorithms and services VP at Sharp Laboratories of America from 1996 until 2012, responsible for managing U.S. research, development and planning for future Sharp products.
From 1991 to 1996, he was display systems director at Texas Instruments, where he lead strategy, marketing, product planning, international sales and strategic alliances to create the billion-dollar DLP market from the base spatial light modulator, DMD.