Daniel J. Sodomsky, Chief Executive Officer
As the company’s founder, Dan has served in Duryea Technologies’ lead roles since its beginnings as eCycle, Inc. in 1996. He is also responsible for completing the company’s fundamental product development programs. Prior to Duryea Technologies, Dan’s experience included numerous development projects in the auto racing, aircraft, and cycling industries. He worked with companies such as Porsche Motorsport, GE Plastics, McDonnell-Douglas, and Buick and Chevrolet Special Products.
Thomas H. Tessier, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Tom oversees the financial and accounting function of Duryea Technologies. He worked in the public accounting industry for 17 years as a management consultant and CPA, completing his career at KPMG Peat Marwick (now Bearing Point) as a partner. More recently, he worked at Sanchez Computer Associates (acquired by Fidelity National Corp), in several management positions. A graduate of Lehigh University with a B.S. degree in industrial engineering, he is a former officer in the U.S. Air Force and has an M.B.A. from the Wharton Graduate School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Philip Cowett Senior Electrical Engineer
Phil has a BEE from Catholic University and an MSEE from Virginia Tech, as well as over 40 years’ experience in electronic design, specializing in analog and power electronics. He holds eight (8) patents. He is responsible for Duryea’s motor control designs, simulations, analysis and PCB layouts. He has been with Duryea since its inception as eCycle in 1996. His previous experience includes US Army Research Lab, Bendix, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman and Saft Batteries.
Michael V. Sharer, Vice President of Logistics
Mike is an experienced entrepreneur and prior to joining Duryea Technologies, he founded and eventually sold three companies. These include Wick Enterprises, a landscaping and architectural design firm, Wald Design, a custom acrylic manufacturing company, and Clearly Unique, the retail operations for the acrylic products. He handles a variety of responsibilities, such as shipping and facilities management.