About Paul Travers

Paul Travers is the founder of Vuzix and has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer since 1997 and as a member of our Board of Directors since November 1997. Prior to the formation of Vuzix, Mr. Travers founded both e-Tek Labs, Inc. and Forte Technologies Inc. He has been a driving force behind the development of our products. With more than 30 years’ experience in the consumer electronics field, and 26 years’ experience in the virtual reality and virtual display fields, he is a nationally recognized industry expert. He holds an Associate degree in engineering science from Canton, ATC and a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical and computer engineering from Clarkson University.

Vuzix is loved because...

Employees are excited about their growing augmented-reality company in north-central New York. It’s easy to see why: There’s a patent incentive program and stock options.

Paul Travers serves as a Model of Vuzix's Values because…

Our CEO demonstrates trust in his teams and lets them make decisions for execution. He’s also a genuine human being who helped nurture not just a company, but an entire industry into being. The success of both depends on finding ways to connect with people, which is a big focus of his.