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Bridgelux Welcomes Uwe Thomas as Senior Director of Product Marketing

An industry veteran, Thomas will lead marketing for the expanding Vesta® solutions platform

FREMONT, Calif. – March 4, 2019 – Bridgelux is pleased to welcome Uwe Thomas as Senior Director of Product Marketing, effective immediately.  Mr. Thomas joins Bridgelux from Samsung where he drove business development activities in smart lighting with the ARTIK IoT platform.  Prior to Samsung, Mr. Thomas held marketing positions at LED Engin and Philips Lumileds, and an engineering position at Hewlett-Packard where he started his career.

Mr. Thomas has managed product lines including automotive lighting and camera flash products and led a team of technical support managers responsible for lighting design-in activities.  He is now tasked at Bridgelux with managing the Vesta® Series tunable white array and module product lines, as well as delivering the next generation of Vesta Series power and connectivity platform solutions to assist customers in developing the next generation of human centric smart lighting products.

“We are excited to welcome Uwe to the team and look forward to his leadership as we grow our Vesta Series portfolio.  Uwe has over 25 years of experience in the lighting industry with a diverse background and will be a great asset for reaching our goal of bridging light and life,” said Tim Lester, CEO of Bridgelux.

Mr. Thomas is based in Fremont, California, and received a Master of Science degree in Telecommunications Engineering from University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt, Germany.

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About Bridgelux

Bridging Light and Life™

Bridgelux is a leading developer and manufacturer of lighting technologies and solutions that invites companies, industries and people to experience the power, possibility and financial potential of LED lighting. Born of world-class engineering and informed by human intuition, the company's products and solutions make it possible for its customers to provide high performance, human-centric influenced light for the commercial, industrial and outdoor markets. For more information about the company, please visit

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