Stan is the Chief Marketing Officer and founding member of NovaCentrix, an Austin-based company developing technologies and products for the emerging printed and flexible electronics space. NovaCentrix products are now used in the development and manufacturing of consumer electronics world-wide. NovaCentrix began as Nanotechnologies, Inc. in 1999 around a process for producing nanoparticles using a plasma process derived from Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) technologies from the 1990’s. In 2008 the original company was acquired by a private investor in an asset purchase and has continued to operate under the same name.
As CMO, Stan has led the development of all aspects of the company’s market engagement including identifying and prioritizing market opportunities, building domestic and international sales teams, and brand development. Stan is also active in the OE-A, the leading international trade association where he is a board member, and is frequent speaker at industry events world-wide.
Prior to NovaCentrix, Stan was an engineer at Applied Materials with special emphasis on the product development process and continuous improvement in manufacturing. Stan has a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering from Rice University and a masters degree in heat transfer and fluid mechanics from UT Austin.