The Fetch Robotics Team

    Melonee Wise

    Chief Executive Officer

    Melonee Wise is the CEO of Fetch Robotics.  Melonee was the second employee at Willow Garage, a research and development laboratory extremely influential in the advancement of robotics. While there, she led a team of engineers developing next-generation robot hardware and software, including ROS, the PR2, and TurtleBot.  Melonee was a 2015 recipient of MIT Technology Review’s TR35 award for technology innovators under the age of 35 and has been named to the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s Women of Influence and 40 Under 40 lists. In 2017, Business Insider named her as one of eight CEOs changing the way we work.  Under her leadership, Fetch Robotics won the MODEX Innovation Award for the materials handling industry, as well as being named to RBR 50, a listing of the 50 most innovative robotics companies in the world.

    Carl Showalter
    Chief Operating Officer

      Carl Showalter

      Chief Operating Officer

      Carl Showalter is Chief Operating Officer at Fetch Robotics where he oversees all of the company’s business operations. Prior to Fetch Robotics, Carl spent 14 years as a venture capitalist. He was Founder and General Partner at Opus Capital and previously a General Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners. Prior to that, Carl served as Vice President of Marketing and Product Management at Juniper Networks where he built and led a global marketing and product management organization. Before his time at Juniper Networks, Carl served as Vice President of Dial and Broadband Services for UUNET where he oversaw a 300-person division generating more than $1 billion in revenue.

      Dave Robson
      Chief of Staff

        Dave Robson

        Chief of Staff

        Dave Robson is Chief of Staff at Fetch Robotics where he provides oversight and guidance on projects of high importance, while organizing and prioritizing critical issues for the company’s executives in order to facilitate efficient decision-making. Prior to Fetch Robotics, he held a similar role at Savioke where he supported the company’s CEO in all aspects of running an early-stage startup which developed  autonomous robotic products for the services industry. Prior to that, he served as Chief of Staff for Willow Garage where he supported the company’s CEO in all aspects of running a 60-person leading edge robotics research and development company, with a specialty in coordinating partnerships between external mechanical engineers and industrial design firms.

        John Stewart
        VP of Product Management

          John Stewart

          Vice President of Product Management

          John Stewart is Vice President of Product Management at Fetch Robotics with responsibility for prioritizing the product roadmap, specifying detailed product requirements, and managing the company’s new product introduction process and engine. He has 25 years of experience in computer networking and telecommunications, in both the carrier and equipment vendor segments. John was the 70th employee at Juniper Networks and during his 20 year tenure there, he held positions in product and general management. John was the original Product Manager for the MX-series platform family, the fastest Juniper Networks product to reach $1 billion in bookings and the company’s highest revenue product. He is the author of several Request for Comments (the standards documents for the Internet) as well as the Addison-Wesley book, “BGP4: Inter-Domain Routing in the Internet.”

          Diptish Datta
          VP of Support and Services

            Diptish Datta

            Vice President of Support and Services

            Diptish Datta is Vice President of Support and Services at Fetch Robotics where he oversees global customer support and services. Diptish has more than 25 years of experience building and leading support and service operations. Prior to Fetch Robotics, Diptish spent 6 years at Panzura, a cloud storage company, leading worldwide support and application strategy. Prior to that, Diptish built out support operations for several enterprise storage and log analytics companies including a 10 year stint at NetApp, a leader in the network attached storage industry, where he led service and support automation operations.

            Kurt Nantkes
            VP of Sales

              Kurt Nantkes

              Vice President of Sales

              Kurt Nantkes is Vice President of Sales at Fetch Robotics where he oversees global sales efforts for the company. Prior to joining Fetch Robotics, Kurt was Senior Vice President at Zonar Systems where he managed the global direct and channel sales strategy along with each of the company’s revenue-generating product lines. Kurt was one of the first 20 employees at Zonar and during his time with the company, grew his sales team to over 100 members. He possesses vast experience in hardware-enabled SaaS business modeling  a core component of Fetch Robotics’ offerings.

              Meet our Fetchers: Eric Diehr
              Eric Diehr
              Lead Mechanical Engineer
                Meet our Fetchers: Derek King
                Derek King
                Lead Systems Engineer
                  Meet our Fetchers: Dave Dymesich
                  David Dymesich
                  Creative Director
                    Meet our Fetchers: Nadir Muzaffar
                    Nadir Muzaffar
                    Director of SaaS
                      Meet our Fetchers: Russell Toris
                      Russell Toris
                      Director of Robotics
                        Meet our Fetchers: Bill Adamec
                        Bill Adamec
                        Director of Hardware
                          Harry Winand
                          QA Manager
                            Meet our Fetchers: Mark Medonis
                            Mark Medonis
                            Senior Electrical Engineer
                              Meet our Fetchers: Eric Relson
                              Eric Relson
                              Lead Quality Engineer
                                Meet our Fetchers: Michael Hwang
                                Michael Hwang
                                Robotics Engineer
                                  Meet our Fetchers: Rushane Hua
                                  Rushane Hua
                                  Senior Robotics Engineer
                                    Meet our Fetchers: Di Sun
                                    Di Sun
                                    Robotics Engineer
                                      Meet our Fetchers: Michael Bailey
                                      Michael Bailey
                                      Manufacturing Engineer
                                        Meet our Fetchers: Lev Avagyan
                                        Lev Avagyan
                                        Senior Robotics Engineer
                                          Meet our Fetchers: Aaron Hoy
                                          Aaron Hoy
                                          Senior Robotics Engineer
                                            Meet our Fetchers: Brian Cairl
                                            Brian Cairl
                                            Robotics Engineer
                                              Meet our Fetchers: Niharika Arora
                                              Niharika Arora
                                              Robotics Engineer
                                                Meet our Fetchers: Caroline Pitts
                                                Caroline Pitts
                                                Robotics Engineer
                                                  Meet our Fetchers: Calvin Feng
                                                  Calvin Feng
                                                  Robotics Engineer
                                                    Meet our Fetchers: Xu Han
                                                    Xu Han
                                                    Development Operations Engineer
                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Carl Saldanha
                                                      Carl Saldanha
                                                      Robotics Engineer
                                                        Janis Guthrie
                                                        Senior Technical Writer
                                                          Meet our Fetchers: David Moon
                                                          David Moon
                                                          Test Engineer
                                                            Aaron Gemmell
                                                            QA Automation Engineer
                                                              Pysith Vanuptikul
                                                              Full Stack Engineer
                                                                Meet our Fetchers: Luc Bettaieb
                                                                Luc Bettaieb
                                                                Robotics Engineer
                                                                  Jenna Guergah
                                                                  User Experience Researcher
                                                                    Justin Chen
                                                                    Full Stack Engineer
                                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Andrew Zeller
                                                                      Andrew Zeller
                                                                      Mechanical Engineer
                                                                        Meet our Fetchers: Sarah Elliot
                                                                        Sarah Elliot
                                                                        Robotics Engineer
                                                                          Sam Li
                                                                          Creative Designer
                                                                            Daniel Rovner
                                                                            Junior Robotics Engineer
                                                                              Tuan Tran
                                                                              QA Automation Engineer
                                                                                Paelle Powell
                                                                                Product Manager
                                                                                  Karl Kuehn
                                                                                  Senior Automation Engineer
                                                                                    Meet our Fetchers: Ted Newman
                                                                                    Ted Newman
                                                                                    Software Engineer
                                                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Vishnu Sudheer Menon
                                                                                      Vishnu Sudheer Menon
                                                                                      SLAM Engineer
                                                                                        Steffen Fuchs
                                                                                        Robotics Engineer
                                                                                          Cyrus Momeni
                                                                                          Senior Electrical Engineer
                                                                                            Steven Yang
                                                                                            Senior Software Engineer
                                                                                              Meet our Fetchers: Michael Janov
                                                                                              Michael Janov
                                                                                              Electrical Engineer
                                                                                                Phu Ta
                                                                                                Escalation Support Engineer
                                                                                                  Justin Watson
                                                                                                  Firmware Engineer
                                                                                                    Liang Xia
                                                                                                    Development Operations Engineer
                                                                                                      Sumeet Gujrati
                                                                                                      Senior Software Engineer
                                                                                                        Alexander Moriarty
                                                                                                        Senior Robotics Coordination Engineer
                                                                                                          Jeffrey Wilson
                                                                                                          Junior Production Test Engineer
                                                                                                            Isabel Withmory
                                                                                                            Junior Quality Assurance Engineer
                                                                                                              Meet our Fetchers: Alison Cheng
                                                                                                              Alison Cheng
                                                                                                              Software Engineer
                                                                                                                Meet our Fetchers: Alvin Chou
                                                                                                                Alvin Chou
                                                                                                                Robotics Platform Engineer
                                                                                                                  Meet our Fetchers: Andrew Parker
                                                                                                                  Andrew Parker
                                                                                                                  Junior Quality Assurance Engineer
                                                                                                                    Meet our Fetchers: Joe Lau
                                                                                                                    Joe Lau
                                                                                                                    Director of Product Marketing
                                                                                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Angel Hernandez
                                                                                                                      Angel Hernandez
                                                                                                                      Business Development Manager
                                                                                                                        Meet our Fetchers: Rohan Bhargava
                                                                                                                        Rohan Bhargava
                                                                                                                        Lead Application Engineer
                                                                                                                          Meet our Fetchers: Monica Chen
                                                                                                                          Monica Chen
                                                                                                                          Marketing Communications Manager
                                                                                                                            David Bader
                                                                                                                            Sales Manager - East
                                                                                                                              Connor Anderson
                                                                                                                              Application Engineer
                                                                                                                                Heidi Bohnoff
                                                                                                                                Customer Service Manager
                                                                                                                                  Myles Blodnick
                                                                                                                                  Application Engineer
                                                                                                                                    Nicholas Porter
                                                                                                                                    Digital Marketing Manager
                                                                                                                                      Jeff Wells
                                                                                                                                      Strategic Account Manager
                                                                                                                                        Shawn Bonnington
                                                                                                                                        Strategic Account Manager
                                                                                                                                          Lillian Co
                                                                                                                                          Sales Operations Analyst
                                                                                                                                            Robert Weimer
                                                                                                                                            Strategic Account Manager
                                                                                                                                              Meet Our Fetchers: Aishwarya Subramanian
                                                                                                                                              Aishwarya Subramanian
                                                                                                                                              Application Engineer
                                                                                                                                                Billy Cofer
                                                                                                                                                Strategic Account Manager
                                                                                                                                                  Elena Nogales
                                                                                                                                                  International Business Manager
                                                                                                                                                    David Lin
                                                                                                                                                    Product Marketing Manager
                                                                                                                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Linda La
                                                                                                                                                      Linda La
                                                                                                                                                      Director of Finance
                                                                                                                                                        Mike Hornbuckle
                                                                                                                                                        Director of Facilities
                                                                                                                                                          Meet our Fetchers: David Fortes
                                                                                                                                                          David Fortes
                                                                                                                                                          Director of Operations
                                                                                                                                                            Meet our Fetchers: Ivy Tan
                                                                                                                                                            Ivy Tan
                                                                                                                                                            Director of HR
                                                                                                                                                              Meet our Fetchers: Tashana Simon
                                                                                                                                                              Tashana Simon
                                                                                                                                                              Procurement Manager
                                                                                                                                                                Meet our Fetchers: Jay Ditchen
                                                                                                                                                                Jay Ditchen
                                                                                                                                                                Production Manager
                                                                                                                                                                  Meet our Fetchers: Hussien Arefayne
                                                                                                                                                                  Hussien Arefayne
                                                                                                                                                                  Robotics Technician
                                                                                                                                                                    Meet our Fetchers: Johnny Martinez
                                                                                                                                                                    Johnny Martinez
                                                                                                                                                                    Robotics Technician
                                                                                                                                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Rocky Seeger
                                                                                                                                                                      Rocky Seeger
                                                                                                                                                                      Robotics Technician
                                                                                                                                                                        Christina Dominguez
                                                                                                                                                                        Accounts Payable Clerk
                                                                                                                                                                          Esmeralda Vieira
                                                                                                                                                                          Receptionist
                                                                                                                                                                            Dee MacNeil
                                                                                                                                                                            Warehouse Associate
                                                                                                                                                                              Yanqing Zhao
                                                                                                                                                                              General Ledger Accountant
                                                                                                                                                                                Meet Our Fetchers: Nicole Pivato
                                                                                                                                                                                Nicole Pivato
                                                                                                                                                                                Executive Assistant
                                                                                                                                                                                  Meet Our Fetchers: Chris Lopez
                                                                                                                                                                                  Chris Lopez
                                                                                                                                                                                  Procurement Specialist
                                                                                                                                                                                    Meet Our Fetchers: Safiya Aden
                                                                                                                                                                                    Safiya Aden
                                                                                                                                                                                    Technical Writing Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                      Meet Our Fetchers: Sandeep Chahal
                                                                                                                                                                                      Sandeep Chahal
                                                                                                                                                                                      Testing Automation Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                        Meet Our Fetchers: Aundria Giardina
                                                                                                                                                                                        Aundria Giardina
                                                                                                                                                                                        Data Analyst Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                          Meet Our Fetchers: Meet Our Fetchers: Aundria Giardina
                                                                                                                                                                                          Christopher Hadiono
                                                                                                                                                                                          Localization & Mapping Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                            Meet Our Fetchers: Cedric Hsu-Chieh
                                                                                                                                                                                            Hsu-Chieh Hu
                                                                                                                                                                                            Robotics Engineering Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                              Meet Our Fetchers: Marta Krawiec
                                                                                                                                                                                              Marta Krawiec
                                                                                                                                                                                              Application Engineering Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                                Meet Our Fetchers: Vijaya Mohan
                                                                                                                                                                                                VijayaGanesh Mohan
                                                                                                                                                                                                Testing Intern
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Meet our Fetchers: Connor Wolfe
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Connor Wolfe
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Robot Coordination Intern