FREDERICK, Colo., Jan. 8, 2016 — Meadowlark Optics Inc. has promoted Dana Smith to vice president of operations. In the last 10 years, Smith has held multiple positions the company in production control, sales, marketing and operations. As vice president of operations, Smith will ensure on-time deliveries and manufacturing standards as the company grows. Smith has a bachelor of arts degree in communications from Columbia College Chicago. Meadowlark manufactures liquid crystal technology and polarization optics.