MRV Names New Division President

Chatsworth-based MRV Communications announced this morning that it has named Barry R. Gorsun as President of the firm's Optical Communications Systems (OCS) Division. Gorsun replaces Mary Jane Gruninger, who the firm said is leaving the firm after 19 years. Gorsun was most recently managing partner at BayState Capital, an investment firm, and also previously served at Summa Four, a firm he headed up and eventually sold to Cisco Systems in 1998. Gorsun reports to MRV's CEO, Dilip Singh. MRV is a provider of optical transport equipment, optical components, and other related products.