Glen Bertini

CEO, President & Chairman

  • Over two decades of working with cable-rejuvenation technology beginning with its development at Dow Corning in 1986.
  • Over 45 published articles.
  • 31 patents on cable rejuvenation and related technologies.
  • 1992 co-recipient of the prestigious R&D 100 award for cable rejuvenation.
  • 2006 winner of the $100,000 Zino Zillionaire Investment Forum award for the best investment opportunity in the Pacific Northwest.
  • 2010 winner of the Puget Sound Engineering Council, Industry Engineer of the Year award.
  • 2010 winner of Seattle Business Magazine’s Top Innovators award.
  • Senior member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineering (AIChE), an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) fellow, a voting member of the Insulated Conductors Committee (ICC) and a licensed professional engineer.
  • Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University.

Jan Cannon

Chief Human Resources Officer

  • Senior human resource professional with experience in biotech, technology, manufacturing, and healthcare.
  • Held human resource positions at Discover Books, HipCricket, Cranium, Sur La Table, and Cendant Corporation: held senior-level positions at Vulcan Northwest and Intel Corporation.
  • Experienced in creating vibrant cultures, assessing and aligning talent, and coaching and developing leaders.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Communication Theory, Seattle University.



Jon Engman

Chief Financial Officer

  • Finance and operations executive with over 20 years experience leading high-tech companies experiencing rapid growth in both revenue and enterprise value.
  • Held executive leadership positions at DayDials (“Dials”), Sesame Communications, Saflink, and several Paul Allen companies.
  • Early pioneer in voice mail, Internet software, e-commerce, broadband and security industries.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting, University of Washington.

Dr. Mark Newton

VP Engineering

  • More than 17 years at W.L. Gore & Associates as Research Leader, Global Core Group Leader, and Global Technology Leader.
  • Senior member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Instrumentation Society of America (ISA), and a Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) fellow.
  • 10 publications.
  • 3 patents.
  • B.Eng. Aerospace Engineering and Business, Kingston University.
  • Ph.D. Environmental Physiology, University of Portsmouth.

Chris Sams

VP Sales and Marketing

  • Two decades of sales, marketing, and business development experience across multiple industries including manufacturing, retail, healthcare, government, energy, and technology.
  • Most recently led the enterprise sales organization across western US and Canada for Lexmark International, Inc.
  • Passionate about helping others reach their full potential, whether at work, at home, or in the community.
  • Enjoys spending time outdoors in the Pacific Northwest with family, playing guitar with friends, and coaching youth sports.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration, University of Washington, Michael D. Foster School of Business.

Rich Brinton

VP Market Development

  • Over 30 years of experience in business development in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
  • Founder and president of a profitable export management company, which established overseas distribution channels for dozens of North American companies ranging from construction equipment to software.
  • Senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE).
  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, Pennsylvania State University.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Liberal Arts, Pennsylvania State University.

Kurt Wangenheim

VP Operations, Texas

  • Has held senior leadership positions at Insituform Technologies, and Enron.
  • Past president and founding member of the Metro Atlanta Rehabilitation Contractors Association.
  • Bachelor of Science, Engineering, United States Military Academy at West Point.
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Portland.

Jim White

VP Operations, Eastern

  • More than seven years of experience as Canadian Regional Sales Manager at Novinium.
  • Has held senior leadership positions at TrueBlueInc and Labor Ready.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Marketing Management, State University of New York System.

Mike Woodmansee

VP Operations, Western

  • More than 30+ years of financial and executive management experience in both the public and private sectors.
  • Performed as construction executive and CFO for Snelson Companies and Fisher Companies, holding industrial construction licenses in fifteen states.
  • Expertise includes leadership, team development, financial management, and operational management, including; contracting, operational performance and customer relations.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Business, Accounting, University of Washington.
  • Masters of Business Administration, University of Washington.
  • Certified Public Accountant.
  • Author of Trekking Washington, the definitive guide to the best long hikes in Washington State.