General Stephen Seay Joins eMagin Board of Directors.
BELLEVUE, Wash. -- eMagin Corporation (AMEX AMEX
See: American Stock Exchange : EMA (1) (Enterprise Management Architecture) An earlier strategic plan from Digital for integrating network, system and application management. It provided the operating environment for managing a multi-vendor network. ), a leader in OLED (Organic Light Emitting Device, Organic Light Emitting Diode) A thin film light-emitting technology that is expected to compete with LCD and plasma TVs as well as LCD monitors and readouts. technology and personal display systems, has appointed Brigadier General, U.S. Army (ret.) Stephen Seay to its board of directors.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome General Steve Seay to our Board and look forward to benefiting from his wealth of experience in the military sector," said Gary Jones, chairman and chief executive officer, eMagin Corporation. "Steve's background in simulation and training, as well as his experience in the artillery, brings us important insight into the critical needs of current and future military programs. His guidance will help enable eMagin to develop more useful components and virtual imaging systems for military, industrial, and consumer gaming applications."
In his 33-year Army career, General Stephen Seay held a wide variety of command and staff positions, most importantly as a soldier's soldier volunteering for his final assignment with his troops in Iraq. Most recently he was Program Executive Officer for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, and Commanding General, Joint Contracting Command-Iraq/Head of Contracting Authority, Operation Iraqi Freedom. He has also served as Program Manager for a joint system, headed the Joint Target Oversight Council and was Commanding General, Simulation, Training and Instrumentation Command (STRICOM STRICOM Simulation Training and Instrumentation Command
STRICOM Simulation, Training & Instrumentation Command (US Army) ), Army Materiel Command Army Materiel Command can refer to:
Major branch of the U.S. military forces, charged with preserving peace and security and defending the nation. The first regular U.S. fighting force, the Continental Army, was organized by the Continental Congress on June 14, 1775, to supplement local , Europe (Forward) and National Security Element, Taszar, Hungary, during Operation Joint Endeavor Operation Joint Endeavour was the deployment U.S. and other nations forces of IFOR in Bosnia beginning in December 1995. The operation was the biggest military mission in the history of NATO. . He held resource management, operations research, and acquisition positions during three tours on Department of the Army staff. Stephen Seay holds a Bachelor of Science Noun 1. Bachelor of Science - a bachelor's degree in science
bachelor's degree, baccalaureate - an academic degree conferred on someone who has successfully completed undergraduate studies degree from the University of New Hampshire and a Master of Science degree from North Carolina State University History
"I am excited to join eMagin and to work with Gary and the distinctive Board in helping eMagin as it brings its virtual imaging products to the forefront," said General Seay. "As the leader in OLED virtual imaging, I believe that eMagin is well positioned for growth with the emergence of many types of virtual reality simulation applications into both the military and the mainstream."
With the election of General Seay, eMagin's board now consists of 8 members.
About eMagin Corporation
A leader in OLED technology and personal display systems, eMagin manufactures and integrates high-resolution OLED microdisplays, magnifying optics, and systems technologies to create a virtual image comparable to that of a large computer monitor or a large-screen television. eMagin's OLED displays have been incorporated into a variety of near-eye imaging products for military, industrial, medical, and consumer markets. eMagin's first personal display system, the Z800 3DVisor, provides superb 3D stereovision and headtracking for PC gaming, training and simulation, and other applications. It won the CEA's 2006 Best of Innovations award in the digital display category and won additional recognition in the electronic gaming category. eMagin's microdisplay manufacturing and R&D operations are co-located with IBM on its campus in East Fishkill, New York East Fishkill is a town in Dutchess County, New York, United States. The population was 25,589 at the 2000 census. The town name is derived from its formation from Fishkill, NY.
The Town of East Fishkill is on the south border of the county. . System design facilities and sales and marketing are located in Bellevue, Washington. A sales office is located in Tokyo, Japan. For additional information, please visit www.emagin.com and www.3dvisor.com.