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Roger Kirschner Joins REO as Business Development Manager


Roger Kirschner brings technical knowledge and extensive marketing expertise to the position.

Roger Kirschner has joined REO, a leading manufacturer of high volume precision optical solutions, as Business Development Manager.  In this role, he will be responsible for all the marketing and market development activities related to the company’s optical components, thin film products and optical assemblies.  Roger has over 30 years of experience in the photonics industry, starting as an engineer at Honeywell in 1980, and then holding various sales and management positions at companies including Balzers and Lambda Physik.  Most recently, he served as Business Development Director at Optikos Corporation.  He received his BS in Optical Engineering from the University of Rochester, and his MBA from Northeastern University.

“REO produces high performance optics for a variety of technically demanding applications,” states REO CEO and President Paul Kelly.  “Roger’s combination of technical knowledge and marketing expertise make him especially well-suited to help us identify and develop new opportunities that match our company’s unique capabilities.” 

REO produces high precision thin film coatings, optics and opto-mechanical assemblies for the ultraviolet, visible and infrared. Located in Boulder, CO, the company primarily services medium to high volume OEMs including manufacturers of defense and aerospace systems, laser systems, semiconductor tools, medical systems, life sciences instrumentation and telecom equipment. REO is a privately held company. For more information, contact Ed Yousse, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, at +1-303-245-4341 e-mail Edy@reoinc.com, www.reoinc.com, or Susan Anway, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer at +1-720-562-3206, e-mail SueA@reoinc.com.

Contact REO to have us start thinking about you. 303.938.1960