Steven V. Abramson, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Mr. Abramson is President and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Display Corporation and has been a member of its Board of Directors since 1996. Universal Display Corporation invented and commercialized energy-efficient phosphorescent OLED technology for a wide range of products including cell phone displays, TVs and lighting. After seventeen years of tenacious development and spending over $250M, Universal Display Corporation is finally seeing significant revenue and earnings growth and at the cusp of broad market penetration to bring their beautiful, crisp, energy efficient colors to smartphones, TVs, new form factors and energy-efficiency to lighting.
Steve has spent most of his career being involved in the creation and growth of new technologies such as digital cellular radio in the 1980s and fostering the development of sustainable environmental technologies in the first half of the 1990s.
Steve received his J.D. from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1979), his M.A. in International Relations and Philosophy of Science from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio (1975), and his B.A. in International Relations from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania (1973). He also serves on the boards of a number of charitable and educational organizations.