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Leviton Manufacturing Company announced the appointment of George Pinckney to the position of Training Manager for Leviton Integrated Networks and Controls’ Residential Systems Group. Pinckney will develop technical documentation and training programs to support Leviton’s newest lighting controls and home automation products. The programs will be targeted to meet the product education and information needs of architects, specifiers, dealers, distributors, sales representatives, as well as homeowners.
Silicon Optix announced the addition of Chon Tam as Chief Video Scientist, as well as the opening of its newest R&D office, at 1751 Richardson, Bureau 1000, Montreal, Quebec. In 1990, Tam was one of the six cofounders of Miranda Technologies, a video broadcast company that now has more than 300 employees worldwide. He was Miranda’s chief scientist and worked mainly on research and development of new advanced algorithms for designing key products still in production today.
Generation Brands announced that Daniel S. Macsherry has joined the company as Executive Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer. Macsherry was most recently CFO / Vice President of Finance of Irwin Industrial Tool, a division of Newell Rubbermaid, a position he had held since 2004.