RE2, Inc.

August 10, 2009 12:43 ET

Reeg Allen Joins RE2, Inc. as Director of Business Development

PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwire - August 10, 2009) - RE2, Inc., a leading developer of intelligent modular manipulation systems, announced today that it has hired Reeg Allen as the Director of Business Development. In this role, Mr. Allen will lead the Company's new business, strategic partnerships, technology commercialization, transition, and licensing activities.

Prior to joining RE2, Mr. Allen was instrumental in the growth and success of FirstLink: The Department of Defense National Center of Excellence for First Responder Technology Transfer, whose services were provided by AMTV, a University of Pittsburgh spin-off. As the Senior Technology Consultant for the FirstLink Program, Reeg was responsible for facilitating and managing relationship development activities and agreements between technology companies and Department of Defense laboratories.

"During his successful career at FirstLink, Reeg gained significant expertise in product development and technology commercialization within the Military, Homeland Security, and First Responder markets. Reeg will immediately leverage this expertise as we bring our innovative manipulation technologies to market," states Jorgen Pedersen, president and CEO for RE2.

Beyond his achievements at FirstLink, Reeg also has a successful background as an entrepreneur with product development and management experience in several commercial markets. Reeg holds an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh's Katz Business School and a BA from Washington and Jefferson College.

About RE2, Inc.

RE2, Inc. is a leading developer of intelligent modular manipulation systems. The Company's manipulation systems utilize the RE2 JAUS Software Development Kit to ensure interoperability with fielded robotic platforms. RE2's customers include the Army, Navy, Air Force, government labs, universities, and defense prime contractors. RE2's expertise lends itself to several markets, including defense, law-enforcement, homeland security, and explosive ordnance disposal. To learn more about the RE2 JAUS SDK, visit For more information, please visit or call (412) 681-6382.

Contact Information

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