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PowerSphyr Names David Meng Chief Executive Officer
DANVILLE, CA – August 15, 2017 – PowerSphyr, one of the world’s most innovative providers of wireless power technology, today announced that David Meng, the company’s co-founder and an innovator in the wireless power industry, has been named Chief Executive Officer.
Meng has 17 years of leadership and technology experience in the U.S. and abroad. Prior to PowerSphyr, he founded and served as CEO of Spectra Optronics International, an advanced clean technology company specializing in LED products for general illumination.
Meng succeeds Neil Ganz, who will remain on PowerSphyr’s Board of Directors and will continue to be actively engaged with the company at the board level.
“PowerSphyr has developed industry-defining wireless power technology that has applications in virtually every market segment, and I’m very excited about the future of our company,” Meng said. “I look forward to building on Neil’s valuable contribution in launching PowerSphyr and working closely with the rest of our team to realize the full potential of our technology and solutions.”
Ganz said: “David is uniquely qualified to lead PowerSphyr in the next phase of the company’s growth. He has the rare combination of strategic vision and technical expertise necessary to make a disruptive technology like wireless power an enormous success.”
Meng has a wide range of experience in technology hardware development, manufacturing and marketing in the U.S. and Asia. From 2005 and 2010, he led regional marketing and operations for Multi-FineLine Electronix (NASDAQ: MFLX), where he managed corporate relationships with the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturers, including HTC, Foxconn, Flextronics, Asus/Pegatron and Acer/Wistron. Earlier in his career, he held positions with leading global electronics corporations, including Wearnes Global headquartered in Singapore and Delta Electronics, the world’s largest power supply manufacturer headquartered in Taipei.
PowerSphyr Inc. is revolutionizing wireless power transfer with its first-to-market, multi-mode technology. PowerSphyr’s technology is optimized for seamless delivery of varying levels of wireless power to consumer electronics ranging from mobile devices and IoT to medical and industrial applications. The PowerSphyr advantage is based on its unique ability to manufacturer and market its branded consumer products and turnkey solutions to OEM device-manufacturers to satisfy regulatory compliance and safety requirements. PowerSphyr’s solutions are universally compatible with the major wireless standards. For more information, visit www.powersphyr.com.
Greg Berardi, Blue Marlin Partners