Our Team

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Dr. Andreas Schuetze

Vice President – Technology

Dr. Andreas Schuetze is our Vice President of Technology and our Lead Scientist, His credentials include a Master’s Degree in Physics and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the Universities in Duisburg and Braunschwig, Germany. His experiences include working at UCLA where he worked on developing a plasma jet in collaboration with the Los Alamos National Laboratory. He was Deputy Head of Research and Development for Oelikon, Balzers Parent Company and has taught Plasma Physics and Applications of PVD Coatings at the Technical University in Zurich.

Dr. Schuetze is one of the founding members of ACT. After he sold the company, he has since returned as our Lead Scientist as of May 2017. He holds 4 patents, 4 invention reports with UCLA and wrote more than 20 papers. Dr. Schuetze brings an unparalleled understanding of coatings to the organization and he’s ready to develop exclusive coatings for your needs.

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Greg Bragg

Director of Sales & Operations

Greg comes to ACT after more than 20 years in the broadcast and entertainment industry. In his last role he led the sales and marketing efforts for a major global broadcast services provider, with teams located in the USA, LATAM, and EMEA. With ACT, he has assumed leadership of day-to-day operation of both the sales and production teams.

Greg has served on various boards including the Burbank City Traffic Commission, American Youth Soccer, and various special needs support groups focused on hearing loss and autism. Greg is married with three children and resides in Burbank CA.

Greg earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Organizational Leadership from Woodbury University in Los Angeles CA. He also holds an AA in Social & Behavior Science as well as AS in Administration of Justice.

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Rajiv ‘George’ Titus

Business Development

George comes to ACT with a combined 8 years of customer service and inside sales experience in the medical and rigid packaging industry. As an Inside Sales Representative, George works with various purchasing and production managers to ensure parts and components receive the best in coating quality.

George holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management.