Chief Technology Officer Bill Whittenberger utilizes his many years of experience as an entrepreneur and engineer to provide technical assistance to BRITE’s client companies. He advises and coaches start-ups on business, technology, and use of the BRITE Energy Lab, which he established and now operates. Previously, Bill worked as Site and Technology Director at Johnson Matthey PTI in Ravenna. He continues to consult at Johnson Matthey while providing support to BRITE and its clients.
Bill earned his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University, and his Master’s in Business Administration from Pepperdine University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Ohio. Bill also holds more than 62 U.S. Patents in the field of foil-supported catalysts. The Team can always rely on Bill for his honesty, dry wit, and desire for efficiency, especially during staff meetings.