PERSONNEL

Charles W. McLaughlin
Mr. McLaughlin is a principal at the McLaughlin Consulting Group (MCG) in Menlo Park, CA, specializing in the display industry. He numbers among his clients both Fortune 1000 corporations and start up companies. Drawing on his background as an entrepreneur and new product pioneer, Mr. McLaughlin focuses his personal attention on defining opportunities, developing market strategy, managing research programs, and mediating financing and partnering relationships. (full bio)
E-mail: chuck@mcgweb.com | Tel: 650.323.7155

Carl Cobb
Mr. Cobb is a senior partner at the McLaughlin Consulting Group (MCG) in Menlo Park, CA, specializing in the display industry. He was Vice President, Display Products at Optiva, an optical nanotechnology company. (full bio)
E-mail: carlcobb@mcgweb.com | Tel: 650.366.5999

Steve Jurichich, Ph.D.
Dr. Jurichich is a senior partner at the McLaughlin Consulting Group (MCG) in Menlo Park, CA specializing in the display industry and emerging technologies. Most recently he was Director, Display Technology at DisplaySearch. His experience in the display industry includes display equipment development at Intevac and Photon Dynamics and starting the Display Technology Center at HP. He has also worked as a semiconductor process engineer at National Semiconductor and Matsushita Electric.
E-mail: stevej@mcgweb.com | Tel: 415.834.9462

Bruce Kuhlmann
Mr. Kuhlmann is a senior partner at the McLaughlin Consulting Group (MCG) in Menlo Park, CA, specializing in the display industry, telecommunications and optical thin films. Bruce has been involved in engineering, product development, sales, marketing and business development with companies such as JDSU, Viratec, Spectra Physics and Bookham. (full bio)
E-mail:bkuhlmann@mcgweb.com

Adrienne Hefter
Ms. Hefter specializes in internet based research and data base maintenance and is webmaster for www.mcgweb.com. She has been a full time contributor at MCG for more than 14 years. Ms. Hefter received a BA in Art History and Industrial Design from San Francisco State University.
E-mail: ahefter@mcgweb.com

Frederick Nobile
Mr. Nobile is a consultant with the McLaughlin Consulting Group in Menlo Park, CA, specializing in the display process technology and secondary research. As an innovator in the polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) field, he has extensive background in materials and process development as well as device fabrication and test. He has also developed extensive databases of display products and applications. (full bio)
Email: fred@mcgweb.com

Dr. David Armitage
Dr. Armitage is a consultant and engineering physicist, specializing in display technology and electro-optics. He has an extensive background in modeling display devices and systems. Recent publications include two SPIE articles on liquid crystal projection displays and silicon chip based imaging devices. (full bio)
E-mail: armit7644@aol.com

Dr. Kirk Moffitt
Dr. Moffitt is a consultant in La Quinta CA, specializing in human factors design for workstation, mobile and near-eye displays. He holds a Ph.D. in Engineering Psychology, and has 20 years of industry experience. He is the co-editor of the McGraw-Hill text Head Mounted Displays: Designing for the User, and has published over 30 articles and reports. He also holds a patent on a method to reduce binocular rivalry with near-eye displays. (full bio)

Scott Holmberg
Mr. Holberg has the distinction of having committed his entire career to the critical technologies that have enabled flat panel displays. He was there at the beginning as a device and process engineer and program manager at Energy Conversion Devices where pioneering work was done to prove the efficacy of amorphous silicon transistors and devices. (full bio)

Stephen E. Marsland (March 14, 1955 - August 18, 2008)
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