Archive for January 2013

Erdogan Appointed VP Marketing & Business Development IDEX Optics & Photonics Platform

January 28, 2013

Rochester, NY January 24, 2013

IDEX Optics & Photonics is proud to announce that Dr. Turan Erdogan has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Marketing & Business Development and will oversee all of the customer and product marketing activities for the platform.  Prior to assuming his new role, Dr. Erdogan was the Chief Technology Officer for IOP and was responsible for the optics technology and long-range product development for all of the IDEX Optics & Photonics businesses. Dr. Erdogan will continue his involvement in product development and also focus on important strategic growth initiatives for all of the current companies within IOP. Dr. Erdogan was co-founder and CTO of Semrock in 2000, which was acquired by IDEX in 2008 as the first optics company for the Corporation.


New York Photonics Hanging Banner for 2013

January 22, 2013

In our continuing effort to promote New York’s Optics, Photonics and Imaging Industry for new business development and employee recruitment, we recently shipped a new banner to San Francisco for Photonics West in February. The banner will be used over New York pavilions at key trade shows.

After all, New York is competing not so much with other states as we are with other countries — where similar cluster efforts are funded as part of national economic development policies.