FREMONT, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amprius Technologies, Inc., ("Amprius"), (NYSE: AMPX), a leader in ultra-high energy density lithium-ion batteries with its Silicon Nanowire Anode Platform, today announced the appointment of Scott Zafiropoulo as its Senior Director of Marketing. In his role, Zafiropoulo will be tasked with overseeing the marketing strategy and building the brand presence of the newly public company as it scales.
“Adding a marketing leader is an important step to amplifying our achievements and reaching out to raise awareness with our customers, partners and investors about the important work that Amprius is doing,” said Dr. Kang Sun, Chief Executive Officer of Amprius. “Scott’s expertise in successfully scaling technology companies aligns with our mission to bring Amprius’ ultra-high energy density batteries to the forefront of the electrification movement.”
In Zafiropoulo’s most recent role at PrinterPrezz, he crafted innovative strategies to build customer engagement and pipeline, revamped positioning and go to market strategy to scale deal size and revenue funnel, developed corporate and product marketing assets, promoted partnerships with other industry leading companies, and led successful rounds of funding and growth.
“Amprius is a company on the move, disrupting the battery industry and becoming a key player in the electrification movement,” said Zafiropoulo. “I look forward to working with the Amprius team and our partners to continue building on our growth and momentum.”
Zafiropoulo brings over twenty years of marketing leadership experience to the position, at both private and public companies. For three years, he served as senior vice president of marketing and sales at PrinterPrezz. Prior to that, he served in multiple senior marketing roles at Ultratech (Veeco).
About Amprius Technologies, Inc.
Amprius Technologies, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of high-energy and high-power lithium-ion batteries producing the industry’s highest energy density cells. The company’s corporate headquarters is in Fremont, California where it maintains an R&D lab and a pilot manufacturing facility for the fabrication of silicon nanowire anodes and cells. For additional information, please visit amprius.com. Also, see our LinkedIn and Twitter pages.
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