RE2, Inc.

March 15, 2010 11:09 ET

RE2, Inc. Appoints Douglas Peters as VP of Operations

PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwire - March 15, 2010) - RE2, Inc., a leading developer of intelligent modular manipulation systems, announced today that Douglas Peters, P.E., has joined RE2 as the Vice President of Operations. Mr. Peters brings more than fifteen years of experience gained in complex engineering, government contracting, and technical management to RE2.

Mr. Peters' extensive experience includes leading several engineering groups during his twelve-year career with Applied Research Associates (ARA). Most recently, Mr. Peters was the Division Manager for the New England Division of ARA, a thirty-five member R&D team focusing on robotics, sensor development, sensor data fusion, nanoscience, and geophysics.

In his role as VP of Operations, Mr. Peters will be responsible for company-wide operations as they pertain to government and defense contracts. He will also manage the workflow of RE2's engineering teams, oversee program management efforts, and serve on the senior management team to drive the strategic direction and growth of the business.

"Doug is a proven leader with a tremendous track record in our industry. His extensive experience leading technical teams, creating new business units, and overseeing a variety of government programs gives me complete confidence that he will successfully manage and grow RE2's technical operations," stated Jorgen Pedersen, president and CEO of RE2, Inc.

Mr. Peters graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a BAE degree in Architectural Engineering. Mr. Peters was also a National Science Foundation Fellow at The North Carolina State University, studying structural design and software development. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of North Carolina and is a trained Facility Security Officer.

About RE2, Inc.

RE2 is a leading developer of Intelligent Modular Manipulation Systems. RE2's mission is to advance the state of the art of mobile manipulation. RE2's manipulation systems and components are scalable and modular. RE2's development efforts are focused on creating plug-n-play manipulation systems and end-effectors that are interoperable with existing and next-generation robotic platforms. RE2's systems include the RE2 AUTOMATIC tool change system, Small Robot Toolkit, Dexterous Manipulation System, End-Effector Retrofit Kit, and the ForeRunner UGV. For more information, please visit or call (412) 681-6382.

Contact Information

  • RE2, Inc. Contact:
    Jessica Jordan-Pedersen
    Email Contact
    (412) 681-6382