Home Resource Center Newsletters Newsletter Archives Optical Innovation News 2013 to 2014 New Director of Materion Global Sales New Director of Materion Global Sales Materion Barr Precision Optics & Thin Film Coatings is pleased to announce that Stuart Lawson has been promoted to the newly created position of Director of Global Sales. In his new role, Stuart will be responsible for establishing a new Global Sales Organization encompassing the US, Asia and Europe. Stuart previously held the position of European Sales Manager. Stuart was educated at St. Andrews University, Scotland, and holds a Masters Degree in Laser Physics and Optoelectronic Engineering and has over 14 years of experience in the optical thin film component business. His background and expertise complement Materion’s core technology and heritage as one of the world’s largest manufacturers of precision thin film coatings and optical filters. Stuart will be focusing on unifying Materion’s various sales resources and increasing its market presence around the globe, with the goal of bringing a new level of service and interaction to its customers.