Our Team

Frank Oliver

CEO
Frank@TitaniumLaser.com

Frank is a Physicist with 15 years of industry experience in technology fields. Through various roles, Frank has been involved with technology and engineering enterprise planning. Notable industry activities include: Principle Investigator on SBIR Programs in Smart Grid, Systems Health, and Software Based Decision Support for systems; Engineering and Research Engineer for Laser Systems; Energetic Materials; and Titanium processing through the DARPA Titanium Programs. Frank has also served as a participant in advisory boards for the University of Arizona in Arizona; Joint Ground Robotics Enterprise (JGRE), strategic planning for US Navy adoption of Alternative Energy Systems; and for development of UAS Standards with the RTCA, an advisory organization for the FAA. In the aerospace industry, Frank is familiar with DO-160, DO-178, and DO-254 qualification standards for aircraft systems and equipment and ISO and AS9100 quality systems.

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Frank Oliver

Frank Oliver

CEO

Chuck Widhalm

VP of Sales

Chuck, a dedicated Technology Solutions Sales Executive, brings 32 years of experience in commercial DoD RF and Wireless Systems Development to the team. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, in Rapid City, South Dakota.

During his tenure at Texas Instrument's Defense Systems and Equipment Group, Chuck managed multiple R&D teams establishing emerging technologies resulting in lower cost solutions for premier DoD RF defense systems. As a co-author, Chuck presented a paper at the 1993 ARPA Symposium as part of the Raytheon-Texas Instruments Joint Venture titled, “Application of a Statistical Design Process to Increase Predicted GEN-X Module First Pass Yield”. Out of 140 papers submitted at the TI Technical Ladder Recognition Day in 1994, this paper was selected as one of four papers to be presented.

Chuck then turned his attention to creating an organization to convert defense & security technology to a commercially viable entity, establishing field sales, installation, and maintenance organization generating $80M of revenue within the first two years.

Chuck has focused on analyzing major cost drivers, new products, product enhancements, and new markets, increasing revenue and profitability utilizing predictive and preventative maintenance concepts for energy management programs within several Fortune 100 companies. He has established multiple relationships with software and hardware manufacturers in various industries to bring technology showing predictive maintenance, remote control, and monitoring to the forefront of the decision making process. He has built high performing sales teams throughout the United States (remove period) utilizing his technical background, team-building, and the ability to build long-term relationships with customers. Chuck brings a strong strategic sales and marketing leadership to the Titanium Laser Tech team!

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Chuck Widhalm

Chuck Widhalm

VP of Sales

Matt Kuhns

Technical Advisor

Matthew is Lead Engineer in-ground fueling at Eaton Corporation. His current activities include:  Working to bring new technologies to this industry and creating the next generation of aircraft refueling equipment; he has three provisional patent applications in progress. Matt has experience in metallurgy, additive manufacturing, materials and casting through work on P & W Jet Engines, and a tooling company he co-founded.  Rapid-D uses additive manufacturing to create precision aerospace injection molding dies and fixtures for single crystal turbine blades. Matt graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BS in Engineering Mechanics.

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Matt Kuhns

Matt Kuhns

Technical Advisor

Chuck Nostedt

Technical Advisor

Chuck is an Engineer with 30+ years experience in the medical device, automotive, telecommunication, and military sectors.  His experience in engineering is in Manufacturing/Process, Quality, Design Quality Assurance, and Research and Development. Chuck has a proven track record in taking products from development to obsolescence with start-up and fortune 500 companies.

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Chuck Nostedt

Chuck Nostedt

Technical Advisor

Corey Park

Strategic Advisor

Mr. Park is a Certified Hedge Fund Professional (CHP), with additional (CHP) certifications at the highest level in Portfolio Analytics and Risk Management. He attended the Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business (Leadership and Management) and has served in executive leadership positions for over 20 years. Mr. Park has closed several acquisitions and multimillion-dollar lines of credit from hedge funds; as well as negotiated and / or closed many mergers, strategic partnerships, license and/or sponsored research agreements and joint ventures. He initiated and signed investment agreements totaling more than 25 million for companies he founded. As an experienced practitioner of business strategy, he has read, studied and applied numerous books and countless articles relating to business strategy (According to the Wall Street Journal, the most sought after executive skill set is strategic thinking).

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Corey Park

Corey Park

Strategic Advisor