Executive Leadership, Coaching, Mentoring, Budgeting and Operations
Experience- 40+ years of experience working with major distribution equipment manufacturers in technical sales and management
University of Pennsylvania with BSE Degree in Biomedical Engineering
Bill KrauseDirector of Strategic Planning
Director of Strategic Planning
Customer and Product Support planning
Product line Expansion
Accounting, TMP, Insurance, Contract Review
Life Member – IEEE
BSEE Cornell University, MBA, MA Econometrics, Wayne State University
Donia KrausePresident HiReli Supply Division
Responsibilities: Customer Supply Chain Planning to meet Diversity and WBE requirements
Establish and Maintain strong supplier relationships, managing customer service while meeting project requirements
Manage HiReli Supply accounts receivable and payables
Michael SmithVice President Sales and Service
Sales and Service Team Management in North East for Major IOU, Commercial and Industrial and Government Accounts
Coordinates trailer demonstrations and safety training events
17 years Industry experience
Degree in Electrical Systems and Installation
Certified in OSHA, NFPA and Medium Voltage Splices/Terminations
Arik KrauseVice President CRM Systems
Manage company internal database and Sales Force on-line system.
Create custom reports for upper management and sales team.
Provide SFDC support to employees.
Programming changes and updates to Sales FDC.
Matt Paisley, PEDirector Utility Sales
Markets Served: Major IOU’s, Municipalities, and Cooperatives
Provides technical training and customer service support
9 years Utility Experience in Distribution Design and Standards, Transmission Protection and Control, and Transmission Substation Design
The Pennsylvania State University with a BS degree in Electrical Engineering
Registered Professional Engineer in PA with over 12 years of electrical design experience in industrial and utility related industries
John E. Liddy, PEDirector of Applied Technology
Manages HiReli Technical services for utility, commercial and industrial markets
Provides customer technical training and support: education and training, electrical distribution application engineering turn-key design services, system studies, consulting.
Provides solutions based technical consulting for power system protection, automation, and control.
OSHA 30 Certified.
NFPA 70E Electrical Safety in the Workplace trained re-certification 2019, Transmission and Substations Lockout Tag out re-certified 2019
BSEE Drexel University, US Navy Veteran, and Drexel University Adjunct Professor
Alex PearceManager Commercial Sales
Markets Served: Commercial, Industrial, and Government
5 years distribution switchgear application engineering and sales experience
5 years low voltage contacts experience
2013 IEEE Holm Conference Publication: A Comparison of Contact Attachment Methodology on the Electrical Performance of AgSnO2 Contacts
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Western Michigan University
Vincent MarecManager Grid Automation
Grid Automation solutions for all Northeast electric utilities and C&I
Provide customers with product support and technical training
22 years of experience in the industry at major OEMs and EPRI
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Degree (Paris XI, France)
Master in International Business Administration (Montpellier, France)
Manoj BundhooManager Customer Support
Provides customers innovative solutions and support
25 years industry experience: specializing in underground and overhead switchgear, cable accessories, application engineering, and product management.
B.S.E.E. degree from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
Betsy SmithMarketing Manager
Coordinates events and tradeshows
Manages diversity initiatives and supplier portals
Community and customer outreach and advertising
Manages website and social media: Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn
Chris MuellerSenior Sales Engineer
Serving all Exelon PHI Utilities, Metropolitan Edison, JCP&L and Pennsylvania Public Power
Lehigh University, BS degree in Industrial Systems Engineering
Barbara SmithCustomer Support Representative
Supports HiReli customers, sales engineers, and sales management providing commercial and administrative assistance in the quotation and order process.
Provide customer follow up for all principles
Over 25 years of experience providing administrative and technical support to Supply Professionals covering all sectors of power generation
Jared BaragSales Engineer
Serving Utility Accounts throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland, including the Public Power market in New York
7 Years’ experience: Project Management and Maintenance Engineering
Drexel University, BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Brian SweeneySales Engineer
Serving Commercial, Industrial, Government, and Utility accounts throughout Virginia, DC, Maryland, and Delaware
10 years construction engineering and management experience on federal and commercial design build projects
George Mason University, BS in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
Keegan WilsonSales Engineer
Serving Utilities, Commercial, Industrial markets throughout New Jersey & Pennsylvania
3 Years Sales and Engineering Experience in Mechanical Systems
Bachelor’s in Science & Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University
A great engineering and support team, great products, experience and expertise, that is the essence of our tag line “HIGHLY RELIABLE POWER SYSTEMS”. Let us know how we can help you improve reliability on your system!