Mr. Schuring’s extensive technology career began at Atari and as the document control person on a nuclear power plant construction in the earlier 80’s and is still going strong in the energy industry in 2012. Having been a business owner and innovator in the technology industry as well as the energy industry he can bring insight into many differing technologies. Having recently transitioned to Mounting Systems in West Sacramento as the Key Account Manager supporting solar clients and distribution efforts for a world class mounting application.
While on the Mosaic Experts Team at Pacific Crest Securities he advised the Pacific Crest clients as to progress and issues in the solar industry. Serving on the Board of Advisors at Marshall Thermal, energy from tectonic plates at the ocean floor, he has had insight into new emerging technologies. During his work with Ternion Bio Industries, and while that organization was housed at the Renewable Energy Test Center in Sacramento, has was exposed to thermal technologies such as waste to energy gasification process in the area of plasma and pyrolitic.
Holding two patents on algae cultivation processes and systems has allowed for vision in to bio fuel and anaerobic digestion for purposes of methane production. Top that off with additional work in the technology and sales fields with advancement into executive management. Key management positions at several startup firms in strategic, tactical, sales and marketing areas. Consulted and held TAB positions with Internet startup companies.
Additional engagements with the TEDx event, Edutopia, Gretawire, SMUD TV and other media interviews with NBC, CBS, CNBC, CNET, The Family Channel, newspapers, radio programs along with speaking engagements he rounds off a knowledge base that can provide perspective from many angles.