Soltec Electronics' Amazing Staff
Meet SolTec Electronics & SolTec Labs staff members. We have an amazing team here! Let our industry and expertise go to work for you to take the stress and worry out of procuring difficult components!
Dawn Gluskin (Founder & CEO)
A long, successful track-record in the business world and considered an expert in the field of electronic components. A first time entrepreneur who has received many awards and accolades for rapid business growth, especially in a down economy. A true visionary and creative soul with endless motivation and enthusiasm. Sits on SAE's G19D Committee: setting AS6081 standard for detecting/avoiding counterfeit components. Winner of 2010 "Make Mine a Million" Business Award, sponsored by AMEX Open. Finalist in Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women. Featured blogger on EBN and Space Coast Business. Active in community service and a mentor to women in business. In addition to running the company, she is also a top revenue generator with strong business and account development skills. One of less than 3% of all US woman-owned businesses to surpass the $1mill yearly revenue mark, and did so in less than 2 years.
Dave Gluskin (Founder & COO)
Dave ended his 12 year stint in Human Resources and Recruitment, where he worked for several Fortune 500 companies. Already invested monetarily, he had the opportunity to join the SolTec team as VP of Operations about a year into it and made it a true family business. With a strong business background and the ability to rapidly learn a new industry, he was able to lead the group to ISO 9001 certification within 18 months. He has since been promoted to COO and will continue to oversee daily operation and expansion efforts.
Michael Rietzel (Compliance & Contracts Officer)
35 years experience in program management, systems engineering, testing & maintenance. Former VP of L-3 Communications. He spearheaded our ESD Certification efforts and heads up our government contracting team. With his electrical engineering background, he is also a valuable asset to our SolTec Labs as we continue to build out our testing capabilities.
Don Davis (Decapsulation Technician & Component Test Engineer)
Over a decade of experience in Component Failure Analysis & Integrated Circuit Decapsulation, former employee of Evans Analytical & Mefas Labs. He is one of the few technicians in the industry to perform IC decapsulation while still able to maintain device functionality. Former aircraft electrical engineer and Lockheed Martin employee. He brings much technical knowledge to the team.
Keith Waterman (Quality Inspections & Inventory Management)
Michael Gluskin (Shipping, Receiving & Inventory)
Samantha Rietzel (Account Manager)
Rose Parker (Purchasing & Expediting)
Amber Patton (Account Manager)
Melinda Ayala (Account Manager)