"I am thrilled to have Bradley and Ted join the Energy Focus family as we continue to strengthen our leadership team, optimize our operating cadence, expand our product offerings and seek to enter into new and international markets," said James Tu, Chief Executive Officer and President of Energy Focus, Inc. "Bradley has excelled in navigating through changing business and market conditions, initiating and leading innovations in business processes, and driving operational efficiency to create and grow shareholder value across various industries. I am particularly impressed with his entrepreneurial, can-do spirit and proven ability in leading strategic initiatives, such as innovative financing and mergers and acquisitions.""Ted has a profound understanding about product design and development in advanced electronics, and a brilliant record of transforming global technology companies with disruptive products and efficient operations. I am extremely excited for Ted to join and lead our Board as well as help us scale up and speed up our product innovations as we continue to incorporate more intelligences and capabilities into our industry-leading products," continued Mr. Tu. "We look forward to the significant and sustainable impact Bradley and Ted will make on our growing organization." "It's truly an invaluable opportunity and I can't imagine a more exciting time to join Energy Focus as the company charts a path to the next phase of its rapid evolution," Mr. White said. "The company is spearheading the adoption of LED lighting in many industry verticals by bringing together technology and business model innovations and establishing trusted, long-term client relationships. The team is passionate, energetic and looking to grow significantly and globally." "I am delighted to join the talented team at Energy Focus and look forward to applying my extensive engineering, operations, technology and business experience to help drive the next wave of growth for the company with breakthrough lighting and Internet-of-Things solutions," Dr. Tewksbury said.
Mr. White replaces Michael H. Port, who has been serving as the Company's Chief Financial Officer and Secretary in an interim capacity and who will remain as the company's Controller. Dr. Tewksbury replaces Dr. Ron Black, who has been the company's non-executive Chairman of the Board and who will step back into the Lead Director role."Both Michael and Ron have made timely and meaningful contributions in their roles to assist the company throughout this transformational year," said Mr. Tu. "We are very grateful and thankful for their dedication and look forward to their continued services to the company." To learn more about Energy Focus, please call 1-800-327-7877 or visit www.energyfocus.com. About Energy Focus, Inc. Energy Focus is an industry-leading innovator of energy-efficient LED lighting technology. As the creator of the only 100% flicker-free LED products available, our lighting solutions provide significant and measurable benefits over conventional and fluorescent lighting, including extensive energy savings, safety and health benefits, and improved aesthetics. As a long-standing partner with the U.S. government, Energy Focus has a proud history delivering energy-efficient LED products to the U.S. Navy. Every unit we ship is subject to rigorous testing in the most adverse conditions possible, ensuring unparalleled quality and reliability. Our family of customers and partners include national, state and local U.S. government agencies as well as Fortune 500 companies across education, healthcare, retail and manufacturing industries. Energy Focus is headquartered in Solon, Ohio, and has additional offices in Washington, D.C., New York, Minneapolis and Taiwan.
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