Ellman International, Inc.: appointed Robert E. Grove, Ph.D to its board of directors. Grove is an experienced business executive and entrepreneur with more than 30 years in the medical laser industry and co-founder of seven companies in this field.
Currently, Grove serves as chairman of ON Light Sciences, an early-stage company developing products for accelerated removal of tattoos and pigmented lesions. His credentials include co-founding Star Medical Technologies which became the market leader in diode laser systems for permanent hair reduction and serving as co-founder, CTO and CEO of Tria Beauty, a maker of light-based aesthetic devices for the consumer market. Grove has served on the board of directors of the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery (ALSMS) as the industrial/research and development representative. He has authored numerous scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and holds 11 US patents in the field of medical lasers and applications.