The company founder Dr. Sunny Sethi is the CEO. Dr. Sethi has a Ph.D. in Polymer Science and a black belt certificate in Six Sigma. Right after his Ph.D. Dr. Sethi launched a nanotech startup. The AFRL funded startup developed aligned carbon nanotube based thermal interface materials for the electronics industry. Dr. Sethi has developed several patented technologies in nanotech, advanced materials, solar and auto industry and took them to production. Being in California, Dr. Sethi witnessed the devastation caused by wildfires year after year. He decided to use his background and experience to develop and deploy fire suppression tools like nozzles for the fire-departments across the US.
CEO of Ekso Bionics (NASDAQ: EKSO); EVP Products; EVP R&D at SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ: SPWR) Decades of experience building and growing organizations
Capt. Eric Guida
Eric is a retired Fire Captain with over 34 years of experience. Eric spent the last 30 years working for the Sacramento Fire Department predominantly at Engine 6 in the Oak Park neighborhood of Sacramento. He served on the Engine Company Commitee for over a decade and co-wrote The Sacramento Engine Company Handbook. Eric is a certified California State Fire Instructor and earned a B.S. degree from U.C. Davis. Through his education and experience Eric believes the smoothbore nozzle gives firefighters the best chance of success for fire suppression. He believes HEN adjustable smoothbore nozzles are the most advanced and effective, and are the future of firefighting.
Sr. Mechanical Design Eng.
Principal Mechanical Eng. (PT)
Manufacturing Design Eng. (PT)
Board of Advisors
Fire services KOL & experts
Chief Dan Reese
Dept Chief CalFire (Retd.)
Chief Eric Saylors
Assistant Chief Sac City FD
Business & org. development
VP Form Energies; VP Sunpower Inc.
Sr. Partner Jumpstart Ventures (Retd.)
Investor Relations & networking
Investor, Owner RedHorse Constructors
PhD Environmental Science, UC Berkeley