Meet the Technology Team
Project Manager, Strategy and Leadership Development
Andy Helm uses his experience as an entrepreneur to help manufacturers generate new sources of revenue by implementing best practices in innovation, strategy, and technology.
Expertise: Innovation, Strategic Business Planning, Product Development.
Education: MBA from the University of Central Florida, B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Central Florida.
Project Manager, Industry 4.0, Strategy and Leadership Development
Sean Madhavaraman is a Project Manager, Industry 4.0 on the Strategy & Leadership Development team. He serves as the GaMEP Industry 4.0 expert with 17 years of process engineering and advanced manufacturing experience with a passion for technology and IIOT. Sean has a proven track record of utilizing data, communication, and organization skills to deliver key business objectives through alignment and by leveraging next generation technology.
Expertise: Process Automation, Process Control, Process Engineering, Manufacturing IT/OT, Program & Project Management.
Education: M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Madurai Kamaraj University, Six Sigma Certified.
Associate Director - Operations
Don Pital and his team train and coach companies on innovative techniques for organizational sales growth and innovation-process management strategies.
Expertise: Business Transition, Innovation, Product Development, Project Management, Cybersecurity.
Education: M.S. and B.S. in Ceramic Engineering from Georgia Tech. Certified Business Growth Coach.
Project Manager, Operational Excellence
Tom Sammon focuses on implementing lean manufacturing practices and helping companies develop capital equipment applications.
Expertise: Automation, Robotics, Conveyor Systems, Equipment Design, Lean Manufacturing, Plant Layout and Design, Plant Management, Project Management, Problem Solving.
Education: M.S. in Management of Technology from Georgia Tech, B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Southern Polytechnic State University.