Mitchell Schoch, President and CEO
Mitch joined Bentek in 2007 with over 25 years of sales, marketing and general management experience across a wide range of global customers and industries, including consumer, industrial, utility, automotive, aerospace and defense. Mitch holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania.
Michal Hoppner, Chief Financial Officer
Prior to joining Bentek, Michal held several senior finance and operations positions in leading high-tech manufacturing companies. He started his career in public accounting, where he provided a variety of consulting and financial advisory services. Michal holds a Masters in Economics from Victoria University of Manchester, a Masters in International Business from the University of Economics in Prague, and an MBA with Distinction from the University of Brussels.
Lou Marzano, Vice President of Engineering
Prior to joining Bentek in 2013, Lou held a variety of high-level engineering, product design, and R&D positions for over 20 years. Lou has a BSEE from Santa Clara University and an MBA from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University.
John Buckley, Executive Sales and Vice President of Marketing
John joined Bentek in 2009 and started the Bentek Solar business segment. John has over 25 years of sales, marketing and management experience across a wide range of customers and industries, including storage, networking and electronic manufacturing services. John holds a BS in Mathematics from the University of California, Irvine.
Wayne Erickson, Vice President of Sales, Manufacturing Services
Wayne joined Bentek in early 2016 with 30 years of sales, marketing, and management experience in capital equipment. His work experience includes executive leadership roles in start-ups, small and medium size companies in the data storage, semiconductor, and solar/clean tech industries. Wayne holds a BSME degree from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University.
Keith Matasci, Vice President of Operations
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John White, Director of Solar Sales
John brings over 25-years of customer-facing sales success to Bentek having held numerous management, business development and technical sales positions in renewable energy, power electronics, manufacturing and aerospace. He holds a BS in Aviation Technology & Management from Western Michigan University and a MBA in Finance from California Lutheran University.