I've come here today to share with you the experiences of an
emerging company that has its hands around an emerging technology, and
an interesting approach. And I'd like to make a few conmients today
from a business aspect about the iaarketplace as they relate to our
formulation of our market or business strategy. I'll share with you
the direction on what the business strategy is and then trace with you
some of the technical developments that are occurring at Laser Diode
Products in St. Louis as they all relate directly to a customer requirernent.