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About Brass Roots Technologies

Brass Roots Technologies was founded in 2009 with a mission to provide world-class engineering design and advanced technology solutions for high-performance display and imaging systems. Our edge stems from deep design experience of opto-mechanical and opto-electronic systems for commercial, industrial, medical and military applications. Our team has architected and developed numerous technologies which have been successfully deployed into production. We think creatively to solve challenging problems, and we excel in bringing together effective teams and skillsets to execute winning product strategies.

Our core business principles

Long-term Relationships

Long-term relationships with customers, partners and suppliers based on mutual respect, trust and communication.

System-level Solutions

Systems analysis and inventive technology design that balance business, technology, design, and manufacturing goals.

Strategic Thinking

Experience to avoid hidden problems, creativity to imagine alternative solutions, and wisdom to invent new only when needed.

Significant Results

High-impact projects that shatter conventional results, disruptively reshape markets and change the world.

Who we are


Frank Poradish
President


Brad Walker
Chief Technology Officer


Wayne Reynolds
VP Business Development


Cari Poradish
Office Manager


Nathan Wainwright
Director of Engineering


John Jackson
Optical Engineer


Scott Dewald
Optical Engineer (Contractor)


Matt Fritz
Electrical Engineer (Contractor)


Fred Petersen
Electrical Engineer


Paul Urbanus
Electrical Engineer (Contractor)


Tom Doty
Software Engineer


Anya Maslyakova
Electronics / Software Engineer


Denny Foster
Electronics Technician


Phil Hoelscher
Optics Technician


Brian Morrison
CNC Programmer / Machinist


Darren Hennigan
Program Manager


Tri Doan
Electronics Engineer

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