3DIcon Names Philip W. Suomu as Director of Technology
Three-year Consultant Elevated to Create and Manage Corporate Research and Development Relationships
TULSA, Okla., May 9/PRNewswire/ -- 3DIcon Corporation (OTC Pink Sheets: TDCP), a communications development company, today announced the appointment of Philip W. Suomu as Director of Technology. Mr. Suomu, who has advised the Company for the past three years, assumed his new post effective May 1. He will maintain his office in Dallas.
"Philip Suomu has a celebrated 30-year history of adding value to technology companies," said 3DIcon CEO Martin Keating. "He started in Massachusetts as a systems programmer of mainframe computers. Since then, he has managed hardware and software development groups, built several national telecommunications networks, served as technical and marketing manager for corporations supporting Department of Defense contracts, and, as director of sales for CIENA Communications, he generated fiber optic revenues in excess of $750 million. Since 2001, Mr. Suomu has specialized in investments and new business development."
Mr. Keating concluded, "We are thrilled that Philip has agreed to step up a level to coordinate our rapidly expanding research and development efforts. His appointment fits perfectly into our strategic plan. We're already a beneficiary of Philip's insights, especially as to his guidance in our relationship with the University of Oklahoma. He's an MBA with decades of technical experience. We know what he can do."
About 3DIcon Corporation
3DIcon Corporation is a development-stage company whose mission is to create and market full-color, 360-degree person-to-person holographic technology that is both simple and portable. Such a system could revolutionize or replace all existing forms of electronic communications, including television, telephones, and personal computers. This "next-generation" technology will be well suited to the construction, transportation, healthcare, education, entertainment, and financial services industries.
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Martin Keating President and CEO 3DIcon Corporation
P.O. Box 470941 Tulsa, OK 74147-0941
(918) 492-5082 http://www.3dicon.net
Released May 9, 2005