President and CEO
Recently served as President of Waltco Lift Corp., a leading manufacturer of lift-gates serving the North American truck equipment industry. During his tenure, he doubled sales and significantly increased profitability by streamlining manufacturing operations, developing new market-leading product lines and repositioning the company’s marketing strategy. Michael holds an A.B. in Economics from Stanford University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
CTO and Founder
Studied civil engineering at California Polytechnic University and received a bachelor’s degree in economics from CU Boulder in 2010. Jesse has spent the last 5 years developing and patenting the Rocketail system with the support of a highly experienced Board and Advisory Committee.
Bill Schley is a marketing specialist with over 30 years of experience developing and refining brand identities and go-to-market strategies for early and mid-stage companies. Bill is also the best-selling author of Why Johnny Can’t Brand and The Microscript Rules. He is a graduate of Harvard University.
Steve has held several senior-level engineering positions as well as having served as Aerodynamic Engineer for Boeing (11 years) and the Director of Golf Ball Engineering at Callaway Golf. Steve holds a M.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the University of Washington. He has contributed his extensive knowledge of aerodynamics and testing processes to the development of Rocketail.
Scott is an innovative and practical hands-on engineer with a diverse background that covers professional motorsports, gas turbines, R&D, and advanced manufacturing. Notably, Scott has served on the research and development team of two separate Nascar teams. Scott holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and a M.Sc. in Motorsport Engineering and Management from Cranfield University in the United Kingdom. He has been extensively engaged in the development and engineering of Rocketail.