ORLANDO, FL / ACCESSWIRE / January 15, 2021 / LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPTH) (“LightPath,” the “Company, “or “we”), a leading vertically integrated global manufacturer and integrator of proprietary optical and infrared components and high-level assemblies, is pleased to announce the opening of it’s newest sales office in Germany to stimulate sales of its expanding range of products in Europe.
Dr. Athanasios “Thanassis” Kokorakis, who recently joined the LightPath team, will manage the direct sales interactions and be responsible for driving revenue growth in this territory. Thanassis comes to LightPath with over 20 years of sales experience including time with companies like Ocean Optics, Newport Spectra Physics and Lightwave Electronics. Thanassis will be based in Würzburg, Germany, which is about an hour away from the Frankfurt Airport and steps into the newly created role of Sales Director and is responsible for expanding new business growth of the entire company portfolio throughout Europe and the Middle East.
“I am pleased to have such a seasoned sales leader join the LightPath team as we look to work more closely with our OEM customers on engineered solutions.” says Mark Palvino, LightPath’s Vice President of Global Sales.