People 301 Tesconi Circle, Santa Rosa, CA 707.237.2129     © AVID Innovation, 2011 Jonathan Morris, President Jon has nearly twenty years of experience working in automation, controls and systems design. He has worked in a variety of engineering and management positions for both small and large organizations such as Parker Compumotor, AVE, Medtronic, Cal-Bay Systems, Machine Design Solutions and AVID Innovation. Jon received an Electrical Engineering degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He started Machine Design Solutions in Santa Rosa, CA, in 2000. In 2011 he teamed up with Jan Lau and Marc Feyh to form AVID Innovation. He has been responsible for developing unique machine solutions to highly technical automation and instrumentation challenges for scores of high- tech and industrial companies.   Jan Lau, VP Engineering Jan has been involved in automation and machine design for over twenty five years in fields ranging from bio-medical to consumer products to heavy industry. He has held engineering and management positions with AVE, Medtronic, MitraLife, Osseon Therapeutics, Apple Computer and AVID Innovation. Jan earned a Mechanical Engineering degree with an emphasis in Machine Design from San Jose State University. In 2011 he co-founded AVID Innovation with Jon and Marc. Marc Feyh, VP Operations Marc has over fifteen years experience in the automation industry. He has held marketing, design, and technical support positions with Parker Electromechanical (Compumotor), Automation Solutions, Machine Design Solutions, GridLock Solar Security and AVID Innovation. He received his Mechanical Engineering degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Marc co-founded AVID Innovation with Jon and Jan in 2011. . Sean Watkins, Shop Manager Sean can build or fix just about anything mechanical, pneumatic or electrical, and probably has at some point in his 15 plus years in equipment construction. Equally comfortable with a socket or a soldering iron, Sean also tackles mechanical, electrical and programming design projects. Additionally, he keeps the assembly and electronics areas maintained, stocked and generally under control. . Jose Pantoja, Machinist Jose is a gifted machinist still in possession of all ten fingers. He routinely holds tight tolerances on difficult materials that make most CNC machines weep. Additionally, Jose is in charge of the AVID model and machine shop Kim Sosa, Administrative Kim holds the place together. Simple as that. No Kim... No AVID. Spencer Perry, Technician Spencer is a natural builder. And a tester, and an assembler and a designer... all with a creative knack for spotting the simpler solution. Coming up on 5 years experience in the equipment realm, Spencer is also moving into mechanical and electrical design.