President and CEO of JP3 Measurement
Matt Thomas brings a broad background of executive leadership to his role as President and CEO of JP3 Measurement, where he is responsible for its management team, the company’s vision and strategy, and its business development activities. He brings over 20 years of experience in technology-based ventures and growth companies across the semiconductor, optics, and PC markets. Prior to joining JP3 in 2012, Mr. Thomas was the co-founder and CEO of Illumitex, an Austin-based LED company serving the lighting and horticulture industries. He previously held executive and management positions with a research consortium in Washington, DC; Sydcor, a supplier to Dell Computer; and Applied Science Fiction (acquired by Kodak). Mr. Thomas began his career at the 3M Company in a design engineering role. He holds BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and an MBA from the University of Texas. He and his wife Andrea have five children and live in southwest Austin.