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Frank Tolic is the Chief Marketing Officer of AIM Photonics, a key NY CREATES program.

In this role, Frank is responsible for development and execution of marketing strategies that expand the AIM brand, membership, technology, and services to the photonics community. He also serves as an Associate Vice President for SUNY, where he focuses on the creation of new business partnerships, and is responsible for growing AIM Photonics and SUNY’s core strategic technical and corporate partnerships.

Prior to joining the New York team, he managed a portfolio of over one billion dollars in semiconductor business across the globe in support of semiconductor equipment, consumable, research, and manufacturing companies at Novati Technologies, SVTC, ATDF, and SEMATECH. Earlier in his career, Frank served as a Sr. Device Integration Engineer at Motorola’s Advanced Products Research and Development Laboratory, in Austin, TX.

He received both Bachelors in Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University, holds a number of patents, and has published and presented various technical and business topics throughout his 30 years in in the semiconductor industry.


Creating Opportunity

See the power of the collaborative public-private partnership spearheaded by SUNY Polytechnic, and new technologies, creating new jobs across the region.


Dive Deeper

Get a glimpse into the collaboration between AIM Photonics and SUNY Polytechnic institute’s 135,000sf 300mm class 1 capable cleanroom facility.


Go Behind The Scenes

Tour the construction of NanoFabX. The completed facility will house computer chip manufacturing companies and showcase research on 450mm wafer production.