Reach Welcomes Avi Kopelman as New VP of Engineering
Redwood City, CA – April 20, 2023 – Pioneering wireless power-at-a-distance company, Reach, proudly introduces Avi Kopelman as its new Vice President of Engineering. As a key member of the executive leadership team, Kopelman reports directly to Reach CEO and Founder, Chris Davlantes, and will spearhead the engineering team in advancing the company’s extensive range of wireless power products and services.
With over 20 years in technical leadership roles, Kopelman brings a wealth of expertise driving the commercial delivery of connected devices, such as smartphones, cameras, and other networking products. Most recently, as Vice President of Connected Devices at VergeSense, he led the development of IoT sensors and established an engineering team to support the world’s first occupancy intelligence platform. Prior roles include Senior Vice President of Engineering and Operations at Reviver, Hardware Platform Director at Palm, and Head of Camera Development at GoPro where he was in charge of all camera engineering disciplines, including strategic and tactical planning ownership from concept to mass production.
Kopelman earned an MBA from University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
“Reach could not have made a better choice,’ said Chris Davlantes, CEO and Founder. “Avi’s track record in building deep technology solutions and delivering high-volume consumer products to the market, coupled with his exceptional skills as an RF engineer, make him the ideal pick for our VP of Engineering.”
“I am thrilled to be part of Reach,” Kopelman said. “It’s an exciting opportunity to work with this incredible team to develop ground-breaking wireless power-at-a-distance solutions and contribute to the ongoing growth and success of the company.”
Reach is a high-performance wireless power-at-a-distance company. Reach’s wireless power changes electric power delivery in the same way that Wi-Fi changed data delivery. The system is built on state-of-the-art, patented technology, including high-efficiency power beaming circuits, network optimization algorithms, and adaptive electromagnetic surfaces, delivering a highly scalable, safe, and easy-to-use power platform. Ideally suited for manufacturing, government, energy, logistics, and retail, the Reach solution provides flexible access to power where and when needed, streamlining device deployment and improving device performance.