To help our customers reach world-class status in reliability, efficiency and safety by offering practical solutions using the best available technologies and practices.
ProAxion’s innovative products bring the benefits of data-driven operations and maintenance to the millions of machines that keep our society running. We strive to help define the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), by taking the term beyond useful jargon. We are dedicated to developing practical applications for technology by starting with business needs. ProAxion's products are designed for the demanding environments of the industrial world. Made right here in the United States, we use the latest in wireless sensor, cloud-based analytics and mobile communications technology.
Justin Rothwell, PE - CEO & Co-Founder
Justin has 20 years of extensive experience designing, commissioning and servicing industrial machines and control systems. During this time, he developed a deep understanding of the challenges and needs associated with operating and maintaining a world-class industrial facility.
He has performed work at over 100 industrial plants in the nuclear power, pharmaceutical, municipal water, and manufacturing industries. In his experience, Justin has seen how disruptive and costly unexpected machine failures can be, and he has witnessed firsthand the benefits a Predictive Maintenance (PdM) program can bring.
Justin has worked for both Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) of industrial equipment, and engineering consulting firms, in technical, sales and management roles. He earned an MBA from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University, and is Registered Professional Engineer in Massachusetts.
Elliot Poger - CTO & Co-Founder
Elliot has 20 years of professional experience in embedded and network software engineering, within companies of various stages and sizes (from 5-employee startups to Sun Microsystems and Google).His most recent position was a 7-year stint as Senior Software Engineer at Google, where he worked on TV ad insertion technology, as well as the graphics engine running within Android and Chrome.
Previously, Elliot spent 5 years as Client Software Architect at TVWorks (now a Comcast subsidiary), designing and implementing software to run in cable television set-top boxes. To date, Elliot has been awarded 4 patents in the course of his work.
Before entering the professional workforce, Elliot earned a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering at Stanford University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from UNC-Chapel Hill.
Andrew Goldsmith - Director of Sales
Andrew has over five years experience in helping clients navigate complex operational challenges and providing high tech solutions including hardware, software and on-site consulting. Andrew's expertise allows him to work with plant and facility leadership and maintenance teams to integrate the latest technology for improving operations and reliability, as well as focusing on asset and maintenance management. Andrew has worked with over 100 plants and facilities to improve maintenance operations and reduce machine failures through reliable technology, hardware and leveraging data analysis.
Before entering the plant operations field, Andrew served 4 years in the United States Marine Corps, where he maintained and operated the M1A1 Main Battle Tank as a Gunner and Commander. He achieved the rank of Corporal E-4, earning numerous awards and an honorable discharge.