Carl Mayer, President & CEO
Carl Mayer has more than 20 years of product development experience in the medical device and aerospace industries. He has provided leadership excellence in assisting experienced and early-stage medical device companies, including creation of three medical device companies. Carl has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University; Master’s Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Missouri – Rolla; and an MBA from Rockhurst College in Kansas City, MO.
Matt Valego, VP of Sales & Marketing
Matt Valego has more than 20 years of experience in Sales, Marketing and Business Development. His leadership experience includes both large and small firms in specialties such as Patient Monitoring and Resuscitation, Infection Prevention, Cardiac Care, Surgery and Orthopedics and has launched 50+ customer needs based products and services in sites of care including hospitals, clinics, long term care, physician practice. Matt holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Wake Forest University and an MBA from Babson College.
John Ellenz, Chief Engineer of Product Development Services
John Ellenz holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kansas State University and has more than 25 years of product development experience in the medical device industry. He has been leading the development of innovative products at RBC since 2001. In addition to various engineering leadership roles, John has helped RBC manage and grow key customer accounts and develop cutting edge platforms to reduce time to market for our Clients.
Allison McLean, Director of Advanced Manufacturing Services
Allison McLean has over 10 years of experience in medical device manufacturing, including manufacturing process development, design transfer, manufacturing sustaining engineering, project management, and supply chain management. Allison provides leadership for all RBC design transfer projects; ensuring devices are designed for efficient manufacturing, and effectively transferred to manufacturing for long-term sustainability. Allison manages manufacturing support functions to ensure that RBC manufacturing operations delivers quality products on time to our clients. Allison has experience in manufacturing electromechanical medical devices, as well as sterile disposable products. Allison has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Mark Jacob, Director of Engineering
Mark Jacob has over 20 years leading cross functional teams in developing agency certified, electromechanical and software-based products. Mark is familiar with all aspects of the electronics/software development life cycle from conception and commercial planning to production and post-production support. Mark has led technical teams in R&D , NPD and manufacturing settings in the automotive, medical and consumer electronics industries. Mark holds a BS in Electrical Engineering with a Minor in Mathematics from Western Michigan University.
Damon Figueroa, Director of Program Management
Damon Figueroa has more than 20 years of experience in Program Management and Product Development. His leadership experience includes both large and small firms in various industries to include medical, aerospace, and Oil & Gas. His program management experience also ranges from small to large multi-million dollar programs. Damon holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Marquette University and an MBA from Regis University.
Scott Fitzgerald, Manager of Finance & Administration
Scott Fitzgerald has more than 30 years of experience in the Finance, Accounting and Operations Management realms. Scott has a wide base of leadership skills which include strategic planning and forecasting, general management, project management, project accounting, business administration, IT system conversions and purchase acquisitions. Scott holds a Bachelors Degree in Industrial Design from The University of Illinois and has career experience in both The United States and Canada.