Optical Materials Is No Small Business—An Interview With Amy Eskilson

Laser Focus World, June 1, 2019 – I have known Amy Eskilson since her days in marketing and business development at Thorlabs in the early 1990s, so I was delighted when she gave me the chance to ask questions about her role since 2012 as president and CEO of Inrad Optics in Northvale, NJ. I wanted her to share some of her insights from building and competing as a small business in the photonics community.

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OSA Member Amy Eskilson Calls for Support of Manufacturing Legislation at Capitol Hill Briefing

Washington, April 29th, 2014—OSA Member Amy Eskilson, president and CEO of Inrad Optics, was on Capitol Hill today to participate in a congressional briefing in support of the proposed Revitalize American Manufacturing Initiative (RAMI) Act. Eskilson, who is a member of the OSA Public Policy Committee, was one of three panelists who stressed the importance of bridging the gap between innovation at U.S. universities and national laboratories and the commercialization of technology by U.S. companies.

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