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Electroforming Expert Rejoins the Optiforms' Family

Press release date: Feb 22, 2017

Optiforms is pleased to announce the hiring of Bruce Barnes as the Director of Manufacturing. Bruce will oversee the manufacturing aspects of electroformed components, precious metal plating, and reflective enhancement of surfaces through vapor deposition processes. Bruce brings 40+ years' experience in electroformed optics manufacturing with an emphasis on boosting quality, and excellent customer service. He returns to the Optiforms team where he spent over eighteen years of his early electroforming career.

"We are very enthusiastic about Bruce rejoining the Optiforms team" said Kevin Thompson, President of Optiforms, Inc. "Bruce brings a proven track record as an expert in the field of electroformed optics. We look forward to his valued experience helping Optiforms continue to grow and reach our strategic goals over the next several years."

About Optiforms, Inc.

Optiforms, Inc. ( is the global leader of electroformed optics, deep-dish optical coatings, and infrared imaging components. Based in Temecula Ca, Optiforms partners with companies who demand precise control of light energy. Together they solve operational and design challenges to craft optical components that deliver the highest levels of performance and quality.

Optiforms Inc.

42310 Winchester Rd.

Temecula CA 92590-4810

Phone: 951-296-1300



Robert Brunson

Optiforms, Inc.

VP Sales and Marketing