Mr. Wood’s knowledge and expertise will be an invaluable asset to Walleye Technologies as we move into the next phase of growth
Somerville, MA (PRWEB) April 02, 2012
Walleye™ Technologies, Inc., the leading developer of hand-held and portable microwave imaging systems, announced today the appointment of John W. Wood, Jr. to its Advisory Board.
Mr. Wood’s leadership experience spans start-ups, turn-arounds, and global corporations, and includes eighteen years as chief executive officer of public companies. From 2003 to 2006 he was Chief Executive Officer of Analogic Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of medical imaging and security systems. Prior to joining Analogic, he held senior executive positions over a 22-year career at Thermo Electron Corporation, now Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
From 1984 to 1998 John was CEO of Thermedics Inc., a publicly-held subsidiary of Thermo Electron. Under John’s guidance Thermedics grew to a broad-based company in medical devices, security equipment, analytical and process instruments. During his tenure he gained wide experience in acquisition search, deal negotiation, closure and post-deal integration.
Mr. Wood currently serves on the Boards of Directors of ESCO Corporation, a privately-held company, and American Superconductor Corporation, AMSC and FLIR Systems, public companies. FLIR Systems is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of thermal imaging and stabilized camera systems for a wide range of applications.
“Mr. Wood’s knowledge and expertise will be an invaluable asset to Walleye Technologies as we move into the next phase of growth,” says Chris Adams, CEO of Walleye Technologies. “We are delighted that he will be serving on our Board.”
About Walleye Technologies
Walleye Technologies develops next generation hand-held portable imaging systems capable of “seeing” into and through solid objects. The company’s patented imaging technology platform, the Walleye Imaging System, generates high quality images and has a diversity of applications from consumer to security imaging markets.. To learn more about Walleye Technologies, please visit http://www.walleyetechnologies.com.