Management Team and Biographical Summaries of Key Personnel
Brigid McGrath – CEO/President
Ms. McGrath is a seasoned retail executive who served as the General Manager of a major retail enterprise, Piazza Sempione, assuring that the enterprise would meet or exceed corporate revenue and profit goals. Objectives were established by building and leading a sales team and store expansion plan. Ms. McGrath previously served as a sales executive for Clear Channel Communications where she exceeded all corporate goals in sales which led to several promotions.
Ms. McGrath earned her B.A. in Communications from St. Mary’s College, South Bend, Indiana.
Geoffrey Engel – Director of Engineering and Chief Technology Officer
Geoffrey Engel is a seasoned Electronics Engineer and Engineering Executive. He is recognized for excellence in Research and Development covering a wide spectrum of solutions, systems and applications including the bio-medical, industrial, military, marine, financial and telecommunications industries. Mr. Engel further excels in producing results in a timely cost effective manner. He is valued for a hands-on design approach keeping current on cutting edge technology, with an extremely high level of attention to detail. This has permitted design work to be successfully completed and passed into full production and manufacture in a single development cycle. This is a rare and singular achievement.
Mr. Engel has over 20 years of experience, with exceptional knowledge of electronics / computer hardware and software and has also served as the engineering leader of a venture-backed high technology startup enterprise.
Geoff is an Australian, who has recently relocated to the USA with his wife and two dogs, and has now settled in Lansdale, PA. Geoff has travelled and worked extensively throughout Asia (Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore), Europe (Germany, France and England) and the USA (San Jose, Los Angeles, San Diego, Denver, Minneapolis and New York).
Mr. Engel has also distinguished himself academically. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree (1st class honors) in Computer Engineering from the University of Newcastle, Australia where he also received his Master of Engineering degree in Computer Engineering.
George P. Stasen – Director and Interim Treasurer
In addition to his position with RAPC Systems, Inc. Mr. Stasen serves as Chairman of CoreCare Systems, a publicly held corporation and is a co-founder and vice-chairman of KNF Corporation, a manufacturer of high quality packaging. Mr. Stasen is also the co-founder of several Philadelphia area manufacturing and technology enterprises.
Mr. Stasen has also served as a director and/or advisor to government units, foundations, investment companies, private companies and public corporations. He has structured and provided financing and investment guidance to major corporations, investment companies, developing enterprises and municipalities and is an elected township official.
Mr. Stasen earned his BS from Drexel University with a concentration in Economics and was subsequently awarded a fellowship and earned an MBA from Drexel University. Mr. Stasen also served as an advisor to the Drexel University LeBow College of Business. Mr. Stasen also holds a Ph.D. in economics and is the author of several books.