ECD Promotes Strand to Information Technology VP
Energy Conversion Devices Inc. (ECD, Rochester Hills, MI) announced the promotion of David Strand to Vice President, Information Technology. In this position, he will also have the business responsibility for ECD's new state-of-the-art 10,000/1,000 clean room fabrication facility while continuing his work in the optical memory area, including his present leadership position in Ovonic Media LLC, a joint venture between ECD and GE Plastics, a division of General Electric Co. (Fairfield, CT).
President and CEO Stanford Ovshinsky commented, "In addition to Dave's proven engineering and scientific skills in the information technology field, we are pleased that his demonstrated management, administrative and business abilities have allowed him to advance as ECD's business expands. He and Dr. Takeo Ohta, ECD's Vice President of Optical and Electronic Memories, make a great team."