Mark Pugh has been appointed vice president of marketing for Luminus Devices, a high-performance LED manufacturer. Pugh has expert knowledge of the solid-state lighting industry. Prior to joining Luminus Devices, in 2007, he was one of the co-founders of Xicato and helped to create the “LED Module” category for the lighting industry. Prior to his seven years with Xicato, he was part of the team that established the joint venture between Lumileds, Hewlett Packard, and Philips.
“Luminus offers the market a-never-before seen portfolio of solutions aimed at multiple market segments,” Pugh said in a press statement. “From high volume consumer and commercial applications like retrofit lamps and general illumination fixtures to high value specialty lighting applications in medical, entertainment and projection displays, Luminus is poised to become the market leader in high quality LED light sources. I am honored to be joining this organization to help build upon and accelerate its success.”