Our History

Founded in 2012 by Mark Raymond and Hector Porras, Lumenco Inc. is a development -stage company. In 2013, we incorporated as a C Corporation, registered in Colorado, USA.

Lumenco has specific expertise in micro-optics and associated software. Our micro-optic technologies represent a platform that has application across a wide array of diverse markets and industries. We have identified three primary markets to focus our initial development efforts, and we expect near-term commercialization in two of these three markets.

Mark, Hector, and Lumenco inventors are recognized in the micro-optics space as leaders in technology development with over forty patents either issued or filed. Additional senior management includes seasoned professionals with extensive experience in development-stage businesses. The Board of Directors is composed of senior management professionals, as well as two outside directors with years of successful business and investment credentials.

Lumenco is poised for significant growth and is prepared with ready-to-market technologies that demonstrate significant technological and competitive advantage over others in the micro-optics industry. Market strategy envisions joint venture, licensing, and distribution relationships with industry leaders as strategic partners moving forward.

Our Founders

Mark Raymond
Chief Executive Officer, President

A well-established entrepreneur, scientist, and businessman, Mark, has founded and been CEO of several companies, including Collector’s Edge (founder), Raymond Enterprises (where he served as CEO), Plastiprint (co-founder), and DCL Motion Products (owner). Combined, these companies combine for sales of $30 million. More recently, Mark served as Chief Scientist for Genie Lens Technologies, LLC, a developer of anti-counterfeiting, solar and lens products.

Mark is considered one of the world’s foremost authorities on micro-lens imaging, and he has authored approximately 52 patents in optical sciences, including patents in anti-counterfeiting, solar technologies, and associated software.

Hector Porras
Vice President of Research & Development, Director

Hector brings significant experience in developing new lenticular technologies with a wide variety of applications to Lumenco. Hector began his career as a television show producer for the Chilean National Television.

In 2006, Hector shifted gears and served as Account Manager for DCL Motion Products, a developer of lenticular products. Prior to joining the Lumenco team, Hector served as Product Development Engineer for Genie Lens Technologies, LLC, a developer of anti-counterfeiting, solar and lenticular products. As an industrial civil engineer, Hector also contributes his experience as COO in several manufacturing and logistics companies.