Glass Apps has appointed William Ostrander to the role of chief technology officer.

Ostrander most recently served as vice president and general manager at Citala US. He will report to Thomas Lee, CEO, and will focus on customer needs and product quality.

“As we continue to expand our business, both domestic and international, we depend on technology leaders, such as Ostrander, to deliver a focus on [polymer dispersed liquid crystal] film innovation combined with a proven track record of delivering high-quality products,” says Lee. “I am pleased and excited to have Bill serve as CTO, where he will lead innovative product development, fabrication and provide leadership across our R&D community for years to come.”

Ostrander holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering as well as a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan.