Mr. Maisel N. Klütts has over 30 years of experience leading the research, development and introduction of new products into the telecommunications, defense, and fire suppression industries. He currently works for Williams RDM, a woman owned small business focused on research, development and manufacturing for the defense, energy, & residential fire suppression markets.
Mr. Klütts is the Director of Engineering, Business Development, and Planning, concentrating on increasing the number and velocity of innovative engineering solutions which are transitioned to commercially viable products. During his 10 years at Williams RDM, Mr. Klütts has led the development of the Tibbetts award winning IECS tactically deployable micro power grid, and was responsible for the research, development, and successful commercial product launch of the F-16 SMS MTE and F-22 SWAT flight line testers and STFS Plus, Plus LC, and Plus Sensor residential fire suppression products. Mr. Klütts is currently responsible for the development and introduction of the STARTTM Sensor Network border security intrusion detection system. During Mr. Klütts’ 30 year career he has specialized in product and program management of new product development, from conception to successful commercial deployment, focusing on time to market, development cost control, and product profitability. He holds undergraduate degrees in Computer and Electrical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.