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.