Kevin Ruelas

President & CEO

Kevin Ruelas, President and CEO, bought Syndetix in 2014 because of the innovative technology and services the company was creating. He is a 20 year veteran of the defense industry and is a former U.S. Army Infantry officer and disabled veteran. Before coming to Syndetix, he helped run defense companies from $6 million to $1.4 billion in sales.

Randy Copperman

Chief Operating Officer

Randy Copperman, Chief Operating Officer at Syndetix, is a 30+ year defense industry veteran. Before joining the company, he drove multimillion dollar operational improvements through large and small scale system implementations at other defense companies. He has served $6 million to $2 billion companies in both CIO and COO roles.

John Bricker

Chief Financial Officer

John Bricker, Chief Financial Officer at Syndetix, has worked in the defense industry for more than 15 years. He is a former Army officer, Green Beret in the U.S. Army Special Forces, U.S. Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance and disabled veteran.

Evan Merewether

Chief Engineer

Evan Merewether is Chief Engineer at Syndetix and has been with the company since 1990. Prior to joining Syndetix, he designed specialized test systems for the Big Crow Program Office, a support agency used by the Department of Defense, NASA and other groups to test weapons and communications systems. He also has supported both the Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom conflicts. Evan has extensive knowledge of system development, including the design and integration of antennas, RF/IF modules, FPGA algorithms, and embedded C programming.