TeraMetrix chooses GM

Luna Innovations Incorporated (NASDAQ: LUNA) has announced its recent hire of Margaret Murdock, who has joined TeraMetrixâ„¢, a division of Luna in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as General Manager, the company said.

Murdock will accelerate the development and global commercialization of the terahertz product platform for the industrial process control environments, aerospace and non-destructive testing (NDT) markets.

With more than 20 years of experience in strategic leadership of global strategies for innovative product development, engineering and manufacturing, Murdock has successfully optimized organizations´ capabilities by initiating quality management systems, implementing Lean Six Sigma principles and identifying actionable change designed to meet customer satisfaction. As a former General Manager at Picometrix, LLC, Murdock was on the edge of terahertz instrumentation application development and initial technology adoption into industrial markets.

Luna Innovations Incorporated (www.lunainc.com) is a provider of optical technology, providing unique capabilities in high speed optoelectronics and high performance fiber optic test products for the telecommunications industry and distributed fiber optic sensing for the aerospace and automotive industries. Luna is organized into two business segments which work closely together to turn ideas into products: a Technology Development segment and a Products and Licensing segment. Luna´s business model is designed to accelerate the process of bringing new and innovative technologies to market.