Contributing Consultants

 

At Zewski Corporation we pride ourselves at knowing when it's time to bring in a big gun to support a project and see it through the next challenge.  By utilizing partners with extreme expertise, we are able to expand our capabilities far beyond a conventional boutique design firm without adding the overhead that drives rates skyrocketing at a fully staffed firm.  Each of our contributing partners are linked to us through a multitude of projects and share our business ethics.  Feel free to contact these companies directly or through Zewski Corporation.  These are trusted partners of ours and well qualified to support any need in their respective skill areas.

 

Taylor White, Inbound Marketing

adWhite

Taylor White has 25+ years of experience in all facets of marketing. He has owned and operated adWhite since 2002. adWhite is a Gold Certfied HubSpot Partner Agency. Prior to forming adWhite, Taylor served as the Vice President of Marketing for Source One Spares — an aftermarket supplier of spare parts for commercial aircraft.  Before Source One, he held various account management and media positions for leading marketing firms in the Dallas area such as Aegis Communications, Brierley & Partners and Temerlin McClain Advertising, working with clients such as AT&T, Blockbuster, GTE, Long John Silver’s and United Airlines.

adWhite has supported Zewski Corp's internal marketing campaigns as well as those for several clients.  We strongly recommend our customers meeting with the adWhite team while considering the marketing and sale of their products.

 

Steven Umbach, Design Management

Umbach Consulting Group

Steven is president of Umbach Consulting Group (UCG).  Prior to founding UCG, Steven served as senior business manager for YourCornerOffice.com, Marketing Manager for Compaq, Senior Director of Industrial Design and Mechanical Engineering for Telxon, and Industrial Design Department Manager for Bissell Inc.  Steven holds a Master of Science in Management degree from Georgia Tech and an Industrial Design degree from The Rhode Island School of Design.  For eight years Steven was a part-time faculty member with the University of Houston system teaching courses on design and human factors and has served on the Board of Directors for the Industrial Designers Society of America.  Steven's group works closely in conjunction with our team to help us provide a complete product system and a second set of eyes on designs.

Umbach Consulting and Zewski Corp. have worked together on various projects over the last 6 years.  Umbach is a master at managing the process of designing and submitting award winning product designs.   

 

Van J. Brackin, Mechanical Engineering

Brackin Technical Consulting

Van has over 20 years of experience working in the Gulf Coast Region as a Professional Mechanical Engineer.  Specializing in fluid and drill dynamics, and having a vast knowledge of product design and implementation, Van is our go-to guy for technical information, testing and complex design/manufacturing solutions.  He holds a BSME from the University of Houston and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.  His experience in Design and Development with Petrobras America and Baker-Hughes is unprecedented.  He has over 10 patents and multiple publications on technology development as it associates to Drilling, Fluid Dynamics and Mechanical Engineering.

Brackin Technical Consulting works with Zewski Corp. supporting the company's various needs including technical writing and limited/pilot manufacturing needs.


Korina Akhondzadeh, Regulatory Management

KARA and Associates

Korina Akhondzadeh and her team at KARA and associates have extensive knowledge on FDA, International regulatory requirements as well as ISO system requirements.   Each of their team members has a special expertise and together they are capable of handling a multitude of challenges simultaneously.  Zewski Corporation has worked with their team on several complex project issues regarding 510K filings, Risk Management and Device Design requirements in the US and internationally.  

 

Ketan Mehta, Electrical Engineering

DigiCon Systems

Ketan Mehta has more than 20 years of experience in Electronic Systems Design - from concept to commercialization - including systems requirements definition, Design and Development, prototyping, certifications, and manufacturing.  Company services include software development based on the latest technologies and methodologies including agile development.  DigiCon Systems has vast experience with firmware in Verilog/VHDL, embedded systems software with real-time operating systems based applications, and host software for Windows and Linux platforms.  Also experienced with Android and iPhone app development.  Ketan has deep familiarity with communications software including Ethernet (TCP, UDP, raw Ethernet frames, and Windows Sockets programming), serial (RS232/RS485), Bluetooth, and USB.  DigiCon Systems has special expertise in turnkey systems development on a fast-track basis.  Projects have been successfully completed for numerous industry segments including oil and gas, medical, office automation, and consumer products.

Digicon Systems and Zewski Corp have worked on several partnered projects including the Shut Vision, Football Helmet Camera proof of concept design and NeoGlo, Neonatal Trans Illumination Device.