Ame Strong has been appointed product manager for color filter products at Rosco Laboratories. She will be responsible for developing new filter products, as well as managing the existing product lines in this range. Those product lines include Roscolux and Supergel, both industry-wide standards in plastic color filters. In addition, Ame will manage Rosco's Permacolor range of dichroic glass.

Strong comes to Rosco after a long stint as operations manager at Special FX Lighting. In making the appointment Stan Miller, Rosco's president, said: "Ame is an excellent addition to the Rosco staff for two reasons. The first is her long experience and deep understanding of color filter products. The second is her attitude of diligently serving the lighting designers who had been her customers ­ and will continue to be Rosco¹s customers. She brings Rosco the kind of talent and energy that will keep our color filter product ranges the most popular in the world."

Strong's e-mail address is ame@rosco.com. She will be based at Rosco¹s headquarters at 52 Harbor View Avenue, Stamford, CT.