SOURCE: StrataLight

October 24, 2007 13:13 ET

StrataLight Communications Names Cathy Lego as Board Director

Independent Board Member Brings Additional Experience to Company's Audit Committee

LOS GATOS, CA--(Marketwire - October 24, 2007) - StrataLight Communications, Inc. (StrataLight), the market leader in commercial deployment of 40 Gbps optical transmission subsystems, today announced the appointment of Cathy Lego to its Board of Directors. Cathy brings more than 25 years of semiconductor, telecommunications, financial and corporate management experience to StrataLight. She has worked in the venture capital business as General Partner of The Photonics Fund and previously as a General Partner for Oak Investments. Cathy is currently a Director at publicly traded companies Lam Research, SanDisk, and WJ Communications.

Cathy stated, "I have observed StrataLight's progress since its earliest days as an investor and board observer and I am delighted to join the board."

Ms. Lego received a B.A. from Williams College and an M.S. in Accounting from the New York University Graduate School of Business. She has previously practiced as a Certified Public Accountant.

About StrataLight

Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley in the San Jose Bay Area in California, StrataLight Communications is the leader in commercial deployment of ultra high capacity optical transmission subsystems with line rates in excess of 40 Gbps. StrataLight Communications enables service providers to address the growing demand for bandwidth driven by IP converged services using their existing fiber network infrastructure. Our products are sold to service providers by optical networking OEM partners. For more information, please visit

StrataLight Communications, the StrataLight Communications logo, OTS, and OTM, are trademarks of StrataLight Communications, Inc., or its affiliates in the U.S and other countries.

Contact Information

  • For StrataLight:

    David Sykes
    StrataLight Communications, Inc
    Tel. +1 (770) 559-1655
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