Kopin Corporation (Nasdaq: KOPN), a global pioneer in wearable
technologies for training and simulation, industrial and enterprise
markets, today announced Paul Baker has been promoted to the newly
created position of Strategic Business Officer, reporting directly to
President & CEO Dr. John C.C. Fan. Baker has served as Senior Vice
President of Business Development at Kopin since 2014.
In Baker’s new role, his responsibilities will expand to include
evaluating technology commercialization alternatives as the Company
transitions from a development focus to marketing its recently created
technologies. He will also assist in identifying and implementing
programs to improve organizational efficiency and execution.
“Kopin has successfully developed some of the world’s leading augmented
reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) technologies over the past several
years, with numerous applications in military and enterprise, among
other markets,” said Dr. Fan. “As Strategic Business Officer, Paul will
partner with me and our different operations teams to develop and
implement strategies to maximize Kopin’s return on investments across
our technology portfolio.”
Paul Baker joined Kopin as VP of Display Business Development from ZINK
Imaging, where he was Executive Vice President, Business Development &
Sales. Prior to that role, he was VP, General Manager, of Opal
Technology at Polaroid. Baker holds a BA in Economics from Colby College
and an MBA from Boston University.
To learn more about Kopin, visit www.kopin.com.
Kopin Corporation is a leading developer and provider of innovative
wearable technologies and critical components for integration into
wearable computing systems for military, industrial and consumer
products. Kopin’s technology portfolio includes ultra-small displays,
optics, speech enhancement technology, voice-interface and hands-free
control software, low-power ASICs, and ergonomically designed smart
headset reference systems. Kopin’s proprietary components and technology
are protected by more than 300 global patents and patents pending. For
more information, please visit Kopin’s website at www.kopin.com.
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