Our team is comprised of leading technology developers and commercialization experts. Our principals, with similar companies they created in the past, have leveraged numerous small business innovation research (SBIR) awards, private funding from angel investors and venture capitalists, and partnerships with Fortune 500 companies to build and sell multiple companies. We have built an extensive network of technology experts, investors, market advisors, distributors, and potential customers to ensure future technology development and commercialization success. Click here to see a sample of our past successes.
Dr. Murphy is a recognized national leader in transitioning science into products. For the past 32 years, he has led research and development programs, product development efforts and successfully launched dozens of products that are used around the world in a variety of market applications. Kent has experience and proven success in leading and managing technology teams through research and development all the way through product launch and customer support. Dr. Murphy has built-up and sold numerous companies and created more than 400 jobs in rural, Southwestern Virginia.
Mr. Slonecker is President of AXON's Technology Development division. He joins AXON from the National Security Directorate at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), where he was the Director of the Program Development Office. Prior to PNNL, Mr. Slonecker held senior positions at Battelle Memorial Institute and Lockheed Martin/Martin Marietta.