Peter Weitzman has been appointed as vice president of sales and marketing for Labsphere.
Having worked at Labsphere previously as a software engineer, Weitzman brings a unique background in the company’s products and markets to his new role, along with global sales and marketing skills developed in subsequent positions. As vice president of sales and marketing, he will be responsible for managing sales, marketing, application engineering, customer service and product management for the company’s line of light testing and measurement, and optical coating solutions.
Weitzman rejoins Labsphere from UK-based software engineering company, DEM Solutions. As vice president, Americas, for DEM, he successfully established and led the company’s US subsidiary. Prior to that, Weitzman was director of software sales and marketing at Concept NREC, growing sales for the software and engineering services provider.
Prior to completing a doctoral degree in non-linear optics at Dartmouth College, Weitzman studied electrical engineering, earning a Master of Science degree from the University of Colorado and a Bachelor of Science degree from Tufts University. He has published numerous papers in the fields of optics, computer modelling and engineering software.