Michael S. Godwin is Director automotive LED Marketing with OSRAM Opto Semiconductors focusing on the automotive interior market globally and exterior in North American market. Prior to this position Mr. Godwin has held positions in Interior Marketing in Regensburg Germany and Business Development, General Marketing Manager and Product Marketing Manager in Michigan.
Mr. Godwin joined OSRAM Opto Semiconductors in 1999 and assisted in establishing marketing and application teams in the automotive and multi market industries. Through Mr. Godwin’s efforts with his team, OSRAM was been awarded the Automotive News PACE in 2002; Finalist for industry 1st white lighting on the Lincoln Navigator/Aviator, 2006; PACE winner for Color on Demand, 2011; Audi A8 winner OSTAR Headlamp and in 2015; Audi A7 OSLON Black Flat Multichip product family.
He previously held positions in sales management, manufacturing and quality management with leading lighting, electrical interconnect and automotive sensor companies.
Mr. Godwin received his Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering from Michigan Technological University in 1987.