SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2017--
Visualant, Inc. (OTCQB: VSUL) – a provider of chromatic-based
identification, authentication and diagnostic solutions, with its
ChromaID™ technology, announced today that Phillip Bosua, currently a
member of its Scientific Advisory Board, has become Chief Product
Officer of the Company.
Bosua is an internationally recognized inventor and innovator. His
expertise in lighting lead him to found LIFX (www.lifx.com)
where he created the world’s first commercial smart light bulb. The 2014
crowdsourcing launch of his smart light bulb raised $1.3 million in six
days and attracted $12 million in funding from Sequoia Capital (www.sequoiacap.com).
His groundbreaking smart light bulb invention earned him the prestigious
Edison Award (www.edisonawards.com)
presented by Elon Musk to innovators who create products that have a
positive impact on the world. In addition to his work with Visualant,
Bosua founded RAAI, Inc., where he is continuing his innovative creation
of new uses of light.
Visualant Founder and CEO Ron Erickson said, “Phil is a tremendous
addition to the Visualant team. His knowledge of LEDs and light and
innovative skills will make a significant contribution as we create a
new breed of exciting and disruptive products.”
Bosua said, “I’m inspired by the potential impact of ChromaID in
products that will have a far-reaching use in businesses, medical
facilities and homes. We are already working on new consumer and
business products that will have a significant impact.”
About Visualant, Inc.
Visualant™ is a public company whose shares trade under the stock symbol
“VSUL.” The Visualant Spectral Pattern Matching™ (SPM) technology
directs structured light onto a substance or material, through a liquid
or gas, or off a surface, to capture a unique ChromaID™. A ChromaID can
be used to identify, detect, or diagnose markers invisible to the human
eye. ChromaID scanner modules can be integrated into a variety of mobile
or fixed-mount form factors. The patented, award-winning technology is
disruptive, making it possible to effectively conduct analyses in the
field that could only previously be performed by large and expensive
lab-based tests. For more information on Visualant, visit the company’s
website at www.visualant.net.
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Ron Erickson, 206-903-1351