nLIGHT CEO Scott Keeney Named Technology Executive of the Year
This award, formerly known as the Technology Executive of the Year honors executives of
“I’m honored to be recognized by the TAO and proud of what our team at nLIGHT achieved over the past two decades,” said Keeney.
The award was renamed in honor of
“Scott Keeney’s leadership of nLIGHT and ongoing contributions to our technology community made him an obvious fit for the 2019 Sam Blackman Award,” said Newberry. “In addition to leading nLIGHT through its IPO, Scott is committed to developing the next generation of technology workers by volunteering time and resources to local public schools. He absolutely embodies what Sam believed in and it’s a privilege to name him this year’s award recipient.”
“I remember Sam for his commitment to both the technology sector and the community,” states Keeney. “His work remains an enduring example that should continue to inspire us all.”
Keeney will be recognized at the Oregon Technology Awards ceremony on
nLIGHT is a leading provider of high-power semiconductor and fiber lasers for industrial, microfabrication, aerospace and defense applications. Our lasers are changing not only the way things are made but also the things that can be made. Headquartered in
Source: nLIGHT, Inc.