President & CEO
Solar Technology, Inc.
As Solar Technology's President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Eric is responsible for overall corporate strategy development, product design, quality management and operational execution.
He holds ultimate responsibility to the majority owners, Byron and Diane Zerphy, for all aspects of operating and growing the business. Eric has been working for SolarTech for more than 18 years, held his current position for over 8 years, and helped SolarTech grow from less than 12 employees and $3M in revenues to a $22M world-class manufacturer with more than 100 employees. Prior to joining SolarTech, Eric served eight years as a Commissioned Nuclear Submarine Officer and an
Intelligence Analyst in the United States Navy.
Eric holds a B.S. degree in Physics from the United States Naval Academy (1990), is a licensed Nuclear Engineer (M.S. Nuclear Engineering Equivalent) by the United States Department of Energy (1994), and holds an M.B.A. from Drexel University's Bennett S. LeBow College of Business (Beta Gamma Sigma - 2006).