CEO / CTO
Mr. Ferguson’s technologies have provided multiple innovative solutions for renewable energy. He is founder of Magenn Power, a company that demonstrated a helium-filled air rotor designed by Mr. Ferguson that captures wind energy and convert it to electrical power.
Mr. Ferguson is a past Director of the Air Industries Association of Canada and past Chairman of the AIAC Canadian Civil Airworthiness Directorate. He is a recipient of the Canadian Government’s Industry Award for Excellence in Invention, for advances in aerospace and he is a recipient of the Phillips Petroleum Award for problem solving. He received the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) (NASA) Award of merit for Innovative Technologies for planet Mars surveillance.
David S. Laird
Retired Vice President of Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Canada & past CFO Canadian Astronautics (EMS Technologies, Atlanta) And Avcorp
Industries (Montreal) and with Ferguson in the mid 1980’s. He leads the next stage of Ferguson’s strategic development planning team.
Mr. Asterita has 30 years experience in project management and systems development for both the United States Air Force and the commercial sector. He has a long track record in developing master plans, organizing teams, and orchestrating development efforts to complete projects successfully. An example is the development of a major USAF weapon system from the early stages of development through a production decision. He has worked closely with Fred Ferguson over the past 15 years and has brought several design innovations through development and test stages. He is an aeronautical engineer with an MS in Systems Management.
VP of Sales and Marketing
Randolph Brown, VP of Sales and Marketing, is an experienced Technology CEO;
Sales, Marketing & Business Development Executive; Entrepreneur; Start-up
expert. Randolph was a Founder, CEO of Magenn Power, Founder and CEO of
Rebel.com; achieved revenues of $55M per year; (25% owned by Corel Corp., the
NetWinder Office Server was the custom award winning software/hardware
product of Rebel.com). Founder, CEO of Hardware Canada Computer; who was a
computer and networking Value Added Reseller, as well as an OEM manufacturer
for Newbridge Networks; achieved revenues of $40M / yr. achieving 54 straight
quarters of profitability.
Legal and Compliance
Dr. Palmer works with Dentons, Waterotor’s corporate counsel, and the company’s patent firm, Buckley Mashoff & Talwalker, on intellectual property development, protection, and licensing.
For over 35 years, he has provided services and advice to Fortune 500 corporations as well as startup and medium businesses, first with Jenner & Block in Chicago and later as head of his own firm. Mike was a founding faculty member of the Sustainable Entrepreneurship MBA program at the University of Vermont and has published numerous books and articles on business ethics, sustainable economic development, and legal risk management.
Thom has more than 25 years experience in application engineering for power management and monitoring systems. Thom manages all engineering disciplines from concept to pre-production. Thom works closely with Mr. Ferguson and the technical team.
Senior CAD Designer
Wesley has over 15 years experience in mechanical design and development. Specializing in mechanical design automation as a CAD expert and 3D graphics artist, Wesley has been formulating design solutions with Mr. Fred Ferguson for over ten years.