VICTORIA, BC – JANUARY 16, 2011 – Redlen Technologies announced today that Dr. Edmund F. Becker, JR, PhD, has joined its Board of Directors. Dr. Becker brings more than 40 years of executive and management experience in the high growth OEM medical products industry.
Dr. Becker served as the executive vice president and chief operations officer at Analogic Corporation in Peabody, Massachusetts, from December 2005 to July 2008. Prior to that role, he was vice president/general manager of its OEM Medical Imaging Products Division, responsible for management of the organization that grew to become the largest and most profitable business unit in the Company. During his tenure at Analogic, Dr. Becker played a key role in the profitable growth of the company from $10M to $450M revenues. His extensive academic background includes a B.S. Physics, with General Honors, University of Chicago; Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, University of Chicago, Physics; Fulbright Fellowship, University of Utrecht, Netherlands; NIH Fellowships, University of Chicago, PhD Biophysics; and an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard University.
“Dr Becker’s extensive track record of innovation and commercial success in the medical imaging industry will be a great asset to me as well as to other board members as Redlen emerges as a key sub-system supplier for next generation medical imaging systems,” says Glenn Bindley, president and CEO of Redlen Technologies.
ABOUT REDLEN TECHNOLOGIES
Redlen Technologies is a leading manufacturer of high resolution Cadmium Zinc Telluride (CZT) semiconductor radiation detectors which are enabling a new generation of high performance detection and imaging equipment including Nuclear Cardiology, CT Scanning, Baggage Scanning and Dirty Bomb Detection. The company also offers a thin film solar Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) feedstock solution, which delivers volume quantities of high purity, high performance semiconductor material to the Thin Film Solar Photovoltaic (PV) market. For more information on the company and its products, please visit its website www.redlen.com.