BTC Power Leadership Team
CEO & President
With 20 years of innovation in the start-up world, Frank Meza is the CEO & President of BTC Power. In 2006, BTC entered the forklift charging business, and combined with Frank’s experience with kiosk POS systems, served as the inspiration for BTC’s current product line. Under Frank’s ingenuity and leadership, BTC installed it's first charger in 2012. Frank holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Arizona and a Master of Business from USC.
Results orientated, with expertise in General Management, Product Management, Technical Product Marketing, and Senior Management roles, our COO Michael Wagner is a seasoned executive in the power and alternative energy space. With extensive P&L Management experience, Michael was a key member of the executive team at Lineage Power, successfully building the business and then liquidating it to General Electric. Prior to Lineage Power, Michael worked at Cherokee International. He served as their VP of Marketing and officer of the company, where he helped lead the organization to go public. Michael's ability to lead technical and business-related discussions drives results while building and managing Global Product Marketing, Engineering, Sales, and Operations teams. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering BSEE and an executive management degree.
As a co-founder of BTC Power with a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from California State University, Fullerton, our CTO Carlos Cortes is recognized as an expert in the industry. He has been influentiual in teh creation of the most advanced multi-application ATM system in the US, to successfully designing and testing BTC Power chargers.
Konrad Konczewski, Ph.D.
Native from Poland, Konrad is a versatile communicator with an international background, graduated with B.Sc. in Finance and Management, M.Sc. in Management (USA), and earned Ph.D. in Finance and Economics (Poland). Konrad also completed post-diploma studies in Psychology. An experienced leader, Konrad brings a track record in developing and executing finance operation strategies across multiple locations for global companies: Hewlett Packard, Google, Aon, and Innogy (formerly RWE). Konrad joined BTC Power as Chief Financial Officer after acquisition in 2017. Konrad is also serving as CFO for Recargo; sister company of BTCP and a volunteer firefighter.
EVP of Finance and Administration
Thomas Rendina is Executive Vice President of Finance and Administration of Broadband Telcom Power, Inc. He is a founding member of the company and served as the company’s CFO prior to the acquisition by Innogy SE in 2018. Tom has 40+ years of experience in high-volume electronics and medical device manufacturing. Prior to joining BTCPower, he was the CFO of Clinicon, Inc., a medical device manufacturer in Southern California. He has held similar positions with Birtcher Medical Systems, Smartflex Systems, and Flexible Manufacturing, LLC. He oversees the company’s ERP and MRP platforms and serves as Secretary of Broadband’s Board of Directors. He received his undergraduate degree in Finance from San Diego State University and his MBA from California Polytech University.
EVP of Operations
David Silberfarb is the Executive Vice President of Global Operations and a founding member of Broadband Telecom Power, Inc. Dave has been a part of the core leadership team for the past 30 years through several different organizations. He currently manages an international team focused on providing aftermarket service and support.
VP of Operations - Asia
Jeannie is leading manufacturing operations and has built a world-class manufacturing plant in the Philippines to meet BTC Power’s growing production needs. With over 15 years of global experience in Product Development and Launch and deep expertise in Automotive and Industrial electronics, she oversees all, from the implementation of new technologies to the overall process of the manufacturing lines. Jeannie focuses on creating and leading a team of excellence, streamlining operations across multiple plants globally, and increasing organizational efficiencies. Jeannie received her undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Security from the University of Illinois.
Senior Director of Product Management
As our Senior Director of Product Management, Stephen Israel is an expert at Electric Vehicle Charging Systems and an integral member of the BTCPower production team. Graduating from California State University with a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Stephen started his career, working for leading edge companies Green Charge Networks and EVgo before transferring his skillset to BTC Power. Stephen’s is a strategic member to implementation and commercialization of various products, and is a major of driver of why we are successful today.