TULSA, OK--(Marketwired - December 16, 2013) - 3DIcon Corporation (OTCQB: TDCP), a developer of three dimensional projection display technologies, today announced that Mr. Chris Chinnock, Founder and President of Insight Media, has joined the Company's Technology Advisory Board. Insight Media, founded in 1998 by Mr. Chinnock, is a display-focused market research, publishing, consulting and event management company that uses a core team of display industry experts to deliver its products and services. Mr. Chinnock holds a BS degree in Electrical Engineering. Following engineering and management positions at General Dynamics, MIT Lincoln Labs, Honeywell and GE Astrospace, Mr. Chinnock started Insight Media. Mr. Chinnock is the co-founder of the 3D at Home Consortium, which played an instrumental role in the launch of this industry. He is also a frequent speaker at various trade shows talking about emerging trends in the display industry.
Victor Keen, CEO of 3DIcon, said, "We are pleased to have Chris join the team at 3DIcon. We know he will provide invaluable insight to the display industry and in particular, to the 3D display space. The company founded by Chris, Insight Media, is a leader in providing the display industry with updated information, industry trends and market research."
Mark Willner, a business development consultant to the Company and Chairman of the Business Advisory Board of 3DIcon, said, "I have known Chris for many years and look forward to the wealth of information Chris will bring to the Company to help us in our business development efforts and our efforts in obtaining significant federal funding for our continued efforts to develop our primary technology, CSpace."
Mr. Chinnock added, "I have spent most of my career in the display industry and recently in the 3D space with my efforts in founding 3D at Home Consortium. I have visited with the key management at the Company, have viewed their prototype and believe they are in the forefront of developing a true volumetric, 3D experience for commercialization. I look forward to working with the team at 3DIcon and adding my industry experience to their efforts."
About 3DIcon Corporation
3DIcon Corporation (the "Company", "3DIcon", "we", "us" or "our") is a developer of projection 3D display technologies. The Company's patented volumetric 3D display technology, CSpace®, is being developed to produce 360-degree viewable, high-resolution, color images, and is intended for use in government and industrial applications such as air traffic control, medical imaging, automotive & aerospace design, geological visualization, weather visualization, battle space visualization, and cargo / baggage / people scan visualization. The Company also sells a software product, Pixel Precision®, a simple-to-use image creation / manipulation tool for engineers developing systems based on Texas Instruments' DLP® line of products. For more information please visit www.3dicon.net.
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