Something big is going on with small companies in our region –– to the tune of $1.7 billion worth of additional investment in Western Pennsylvania. The heroes of this story are the men and women behind these companies. Here are their stories.
Rich Lunak is CEO of Innovation Works.
Sophia Berman is CEO and Kayla Geer is Industrial Designer for Trusst.
Jenna Knapp is Director of Production, Ian Rosenberger is Founder and CEO and Kelsey Halling is Director of Impact for Thread.
Matt Tomko works in product development for Renergé.
Doug Bernstein is CEO of PECA Labs Inc.
Mitch Young is National Sales Manager, Lauren Urbschat is Marketing Manager and Evan Addams is Head of Strategic Accounts for Nowait.
Avi Geller is CEO and Founder of Maven Machines.
Don Charlton is Founder and Chief Product Officer of Jazz Recruiting Software.
Matt Stewart & Justin Sabo and Cofounders of Digital Dream Labs.
Jeremy Kimmel, Ph.D is Vice President of New Technology for ALung Technologies.
Sonia Ben-Yehuda is President and Cofounder of medCPU.
Jim Ruiz is Founder and CEO of CDL Warrior.
Lisa Michaux-Smith is lead software engineer, Jorgen Pedersen is President and CEO and Aaron Nicely Production and Engineering Coordinator of RE².
Phil Dougherty is Cofounder and CEO and Norman Joyner is Cofounder and CTO of Containership.
Britta Ulm, is Principal Engineer and Courtney Williamson, PH.D., is CEO and founder of Abililife.