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 35 year veteran of the defense industry and is a former U.S. Army Infantry officer and disabled veteran. Previously, he ran defense companies from $6 million to $1.4 billion in sales around the world.

Randy Copperman

Chief Operating Officer

Randy Copperman, Co-Owner & Chief Operations Officer at Syndetix, is a 35+ year defense industry veteran. Prior to Syndetix, he has led multimillion-dollar organizations’ Information Technology and Business Organizations, including Manufacturing, Human Resources, and Sales operations with $6 million to $2 billion companies in both Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Chief Operations Officer (COO) roles.

John Bricker

Chief Financial Officer

John Bricker, Chief Financial Officer at Syndetix, brings 30+ years of work in the defense industry. He is a seasoned senior sales, operations, and finance leader serving in organizations ranging from initial funding start-ups to those over $2B in market cap size. He also has an extensive mergers and acquisition background completing over 20 transactions within the Aerospace and Defense Industry. John is a disabled veteran and former operator serving within both U.S. Army Special Forces (Green Beret) and U.S. Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance special operations units. He also earned an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Evan Merewether

Chief Engineer

Evan Merewether is Chief Engineer at Syndetix and has been with the company since 1990. Evan has extensive knowledge of system development, including the design and integration of antennas, RF/IF modules, FPGA algorithms, and embedded C programming.