Evolucia Inc. announces the appointment of Charles B. Rockwood as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Rockwood brings 25 years of financial and operational experience to Evolucia, with a specialized background in public and regulated environments.
During his 25 year career, Rockwood has held CFO, COO and CEO positions with responsibilities that include financial management, mergers and acquisitions, business development, fulfillment and legal and compliance. Rockwood has had direct responsibility for up to $125 million in revenues and 500 employees. He has held executive management positions at companies including Academic Press, Ocwen Technology Xchange, Data Warehouse, and Kesselring Holding Corporation. Most recently, Rockwood was the Chief Financial Officer at Green Jets Incorporated.
Rockwood’s extensive experience in managing growth will be critical to Evolucia as the company expands operations to meet increased demand for its Aimed Optics™ LED lighting product lines. Rockwood will be responsible for all aspects of financial management and will oversee the company’s reporting, strategic financial planning and budgeting activities. He will also be responsible for ensuring the company meets its growth objectives in the most cost-effective way through the implementation of financial and operational controls and the execution of the financial roadmap. In addition, Rockwood will evaluate potential mergers and acquisitions and oversee treasury and risk management.
Rockwood holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the Sawyer School of Management at Suffolk University, Boston, MA. He is a Six Sigma Champion and is an inactive CPA.
Evolucia Inc (formerly: Sunovia Energy Technologies) is an industry pioneer in the design, engineering, manufacture and marketing of high performance LED lighting systems to the global lighting markets. Evolucia’s LED lighting products are sold under the brand, Evolucia Lighting (www.evolucialighting.com).