“We are pleased to have Eric join our Board as we continue to pursue opportunities in the consumer electronics market. His background and deep experience in our target AR/VR markets complement our existing Board. Additionally, he brings valuable expertise in manufacturing and high-volume operations,” said Dr. Jill J. Wittels, chairperson of the board.
Braddom is currently the VP and GM, Augmented and Virtual Reality Solutions, at Flex Ltd. Prior to joining Flex in 2015, he was the VP of strategy within the Consumer Solutions division at TE Connectivity, formerly Tyco Electronics, where he worked with the executive team to manage and grow the $800 million Consumer Devices business.
Previously, Braddom spent two years at Freescale Semiconductor as director of global marketing for the eReaders consumer segment and 12 years at Texas Instruments in positions of increasing responsibility, focused primarily on the Digital Light Processing (DLP) display business, including starting operations in Shanghai and Taiwan.
Separately, eMagin announced that Dr. Leslie G. Polgar has resigned from the Board. “I want to thank Dr. Leslie Polgar for his years of service on the Board and his many contributions to guiding the development of our leading microdisplay technology,” added Dr. Wittels.