|Ed Jankowski - President|
Ed joined Liberty in 2001 as General Manager of PanelCrafters in Phoenix and built that operation from the ground up. Since 2008, he has resided in Colorado and served as COO for Liberty. In this role, Ed was responsible for the supply chain, operations, technical services, company strategy, and certain strategic customer accounts. Ed has a diverse professional background having served as a General Manager outside the AV industry and now has more than 15 years experience as a key executive handling activities such as acquisition integration, business reorganization, sales leadership, and general management activities in three different industries. Ed received his MBA from the W.P. Carey School of Business at ASU and his business finance degree from the University of Arizona.
|Mike Brown - Chief Financial Officer & Vice President of Finance|
Mike is uniquely qualified to help us take Liberty to the next level. Before joining Liberty, he was the controller for the Smurfit-Stone container plant in Denver where he was responsible for all aspects of the accounting operation. Mike has an extensive background in cost accounting as well as extensive experience with implementing financial systems and working with shipping & receiving operations.
|Eric W. Mercer - Vice President of Operations and Supply Chain|
Eric Mercer brings extensive supply chain, manufacturing, accounting, finance, product development and general management experience to Liberty. Prior to joining Liberty, Eric worked for Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. where he served two roles: Director of Material Program Management and Director of Worldwide Finance. His responsibilities included leading the organization in driving cost reduction, time to market, and risk mitigation efforts with suppliers on new product development programs. Eric also worked for Intel Corporation at the Garden of the Gods plant in Colorado Springs where he was the Factory Finance Manager overseeing the finances of one of the world’s fastest factories. Eric earned his MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia and his BSEE from Brigham Young University.
|Becky McWilliams - Vice President of Marketing|
Professionally involved in Marketing and the Creative field since 1980, Becky is very in tune with current digital marketing trends and directions along with traditional print venues. She owned and operated her own Marketing/Design firm since 1999 until her move to Liberty in December 2009. Her experience in both corporate and small business ventures has given her distinct perspective on marketing for businesses of any size. She graduated cum laude from Eastern Michigan University but has lived in Colorado since 1997.
|James Blumhardt - VP of Business Development & Consultant Relationships|
James has over 30 years experience in the Pro AV, Broadcast, Systems Integration and Design Build Industry, working for a national integrator and multiple national/ multinational manufacturing companies in regional, national, and international management positions. Prior to coming to Liberty, James has held positions of Sales Representative, AVI Systems, Regional Sales Manager, BARCO Display Systems, Director North America Sales, Hughes JVC Technology, Regional Sales Director SACO LED Displays, and Eastern Zone Manager ,Sharp Electronics, LCD Products Group. James is based in Atlanta Georgia, where he directs, manages and positions Liberty's business development of connectivity solutions, products, services on a national scope with executive level management of Consultants, Key Accounts, and AZIONE Unlimited, USAV Group and HTSA buying groups.
|Gary Clark - Chief Information Officer|
Gary has over 15 years of IT leadership experience, including CIO for Consolidated Container Corporation, an $800 million global corporation which manufactures plastic bottles for Procter and Gamble, Coca-Cola, Minute Maid and Exxon/Mobil. Gary's leadership experience also includes positions with Oracle Inc., Digital Equipment Corporation and the Hawaii Preparatory Academy on the Big Island.