Luminus Devices Inc., developer and manufacturer of award-winning PhlatLight® LEDs, today announced that Peter Weller has joined the company as General Manager of the Lighting Business. Bringing significant experience in the general lighting industry, Weller is responsible for leading the strategic business unit and for managing all aspects of the solid state lighting business’ activities across applications, engineering, product development, operations, finance, marketing and sales.
“Peter brings a strong track record of success in the general lighting industry in both domestic and global markets,” said Keith T. S. Ward, President and CEO, Luminus Devices. “He will play a critical role as Luminus continues to broaden its reach in the general lighting space with our big chip, high-performance PhlatLight LEDs.
“Weller joins Luminus from TCP, Inc. where he was Division and General Manager of the ecoVation brand of compact fluorescent products. Before that Weller held a variety of senior management positions at H.E. Williams, Inc., Venture Lighting International and OSRAM Sylvania, Inc. He also has experience as a lighting engineer with GTE Sylvania. As General Manager of Lighting at Luminus, Weller will lead efforts to expand the use of PhlatLight LEDs in the general lighting industry such as architectural, entertainment, roadway and commercial market segments.
“Luminus is changing the way the general lighting market thinks about solid state lighting through PhlatLight LEDs,” said Weller. “I look forward to expanding Luminus’ reach into general lighting with our OEMs and distributors, customers, partners and the Luminus team as we deliver long life, high-brightness LEDs to the market and enable new fixture designs for new and existing lighting applications.”
About Luminus Devices
Luminus Devices, Inc. develops and manufactures high performance solid-state light sources – PhlatLight LEDs – for the general illumination-lighting, projection display, and UV curing market segments. Holder of extensive intellectual property and over 150 issued and pending worldwide patents for big chip LED technology, Luminus Devices headquarters is located in Billerica, MA with domestic manufacturing also in Billerica and Woburn, MA, and global manufacturing in Taiwan and Thailand.
PhlatLight is a registered trademark of Luminus Devices.