Amy Eskilson

Amy Eskilson
CEO and President
Inrad Optics

Ms. Amy Eskilson has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Inrad Optics Inc. since October 1, 2012. Ms. Eskilson served as a Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Photonic Products Group Inc. since joining in February 7, 2011 until October 1, 2012. She has a wealth of experience in the photonics sector. She was formerly with Thorlabs, Inc. and served as a Director of Business Development for the photonic components catalog. In this role, she worked closely with senior management of photonics companies worldwide, premier university research groups and government entities. Ms. Eskilson also fostered the development of multiple partner companies and executed both technology transfers and IP license agreements. She served as the Thorlabs inside sales and technical support manager and served in various marketing roles beginning in 1992. During her tenure at Thorlabs, she was also involved in photonic startups Nova Phase, Inc., Menlo Systems, Inc. and Idesta Quantum Electronics. Ms. Eskilson received her BA in Communications in 1985 from Montclair State University. 

Inrad Optics is a vertically-integrated photonics manufacturer that offers crystal-based optical components and devices, custom optical components from both glass and metal, and precision optical and opto-mechanical assemblies. Inrad Optics components and photonic devices are used in a variety of defense, aerospace, laser, medical, process control and metrology applications. Inrad Optics provides both design support and advanced manufacturing capabilities.

Recent Events

April 29, 2014

ITIF will host a briefing on H.R. 2996 - The Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation (RAMI) Act.