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 Applications & Services
                      Meet our Fetchers: Russell Toris
                      Russell Toris
                      Director of Robotics
                        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
                                                            Rodion Romantsov
                                                            Creative Designer
                                                              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
                                                                                  Tim Khorev
                                                                                  QA Automation Engineer
                                                                                    Karl Kuehn
                                                                                    Senior Automation Engineer
                                                                                      Meet our Fetchers: Ted Newman
                                                                                      Ted Newman
                                                                                      Software Engineer
                                                                                        Meet our Fetchers: Vishnu Sudheer Menon
                                                                                        Visnhu 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 QA 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
                                                                                                                                          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: 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
                                                                                                                                                                Meet our Fetchers: Johnny Sanchez
                                                                                                                                                                Johnny Sanchez
                                                                                                                                                                Warehouse Associate
                                                                                                                                                                  Christina Dominguez
                                                                                                                                                                  Accounts Payable Clerk
                                                                                                                                                                    Esmeralda Vieira
                                                                                                                                                                    Receptionist
                                                                                                                                                                      Dee MacNeil
                                                                                                                                                                      Warehouse Associate
                                                                                                                                                                        Yanqing Zhao
                                                                                                                                                                        General Ledger Accountant