PORTLAND, OR — BATTLESPACE
is delighted to announce that Earl Lewis, chief executive officer (CEO) of FLIR Systems Inc
. has been voted as the BATTLESPACE Businessman of the Year for 2010, according to a press release
In a closely fought contest, Earl won more votes than Andy Hove, executive vice president and president of defense for Oshkosh Corporation
, the release stated.
FLIR''s growth has continued apace since Earl arrived at FLIR in 2000, the release noted.
From the small kid on the block, FLIR Systems is now setting international standards for IR technology
; the company could be called the Microsoft
of the infrared world, the release added.